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Title:  General Manager

Requisition #:  2241

Limerick, M, IE

Career Area:  Food Services

Our Mission

At Aramark, our mission is to enrich and nourish lives. Every day, we deliver an impact wherever people work, learn, recover and play. And we need talented, energetic, passionate people to help us do it.


Aramark Food Services is currently recruiting for a General Manager to join our team in Limerick. This is a permanent role that reports directly to the Regional Manager. 


The General Manager will have full remit for Food, Retail and Hospitality Services for a large client site in Limerick to include the following elements of Aramark's business on site:

  • Restaurant Service
  • Hospitality
  • Retail café/shops 
  • Concert Hall Restaurant and Bar Service. 
  • Franchise Management

Job Responsibilities

  • Management of the financial and operational performance of the site and ensuring achievement of the financial and operational goals for the business.
  • Building and maintaining excellent client relationships by understanding changing requirements over time and responding proactively with solutions that meet the client's needs
  • Attending multidisciplinary team meetings and working groups. You will be required to work on projects and implementing service changes
  • Leading, motivating and developing a team of managers to achieve their business goals and drive base business
  • Ensuring that Aramark integrate all standards as set out in the national guidelines
  • Primary responsibility for retention of clients business and development of new business opportunities
  • Ensuring the highest standards in health and safety, food safety and hygiene are adhered to at all times.


Key Requirements

  • An approved qualification level 8 Degree and/ or 5 years demonstrated success in an operations management role, with experience of a large site or multi-site environment.
  • People management skills with experience of managing employees at all levels.
  • Must be able to demonstrate a strong knowledge of employment law and employment legislation.
  • Proven track record in performance management situations.
  • Demonstrate a proactive approach to change management. 
  • Strong interpersonal & leadership skills.
  • Strong commercial awareness and a proven track record in managing commercial business.
  • Results orientated approach with proven ability to drive business.
  • Strong financial acumen and ability to manage successfully in P&L environments.
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines and work well using your own initiative.
  • Experience of planning and implementing sales activities to achieve continuous growth.
  • A high degree of Knowledge of Food Hygiene including HACCP and ISO 22000.
  • Previous experience in Commercial Catering environment is desirable.


About Aramark

Northern Europe - Our Mission

Rooted in service and united by our purpose, we strive to do great things for each other, our partners, our communities, and our planet


Northern Europe - About Aramark

Aramark is a leading service and solutions provider in Northern Europe. We proudly support clients, partners and customers in food, facilities management, property services, and retail solutions. We believe a career should develop your talents, fuel your passions, and empower your professional growth. So, no matter what you’re pursuing — a new challenge, a sense of belonging, or just a great place to work — our focus is helping you reach your full potential. Learn more about working here at


All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.


Aramark Northern Europe is an equal opportunities employer.