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  • We have an opening for a Senior Wellness Coordinator position.
  • Location: NEW York, NY  Note: online applications accepted only.


If you have a positive attitude and a love for learning, you may be interested in joining our team.


Restaurant Associates is recognized as the nation’s premier hospitality company, operating over 170 prestigious locations. Restaurant Associates, based in New York City, provides premium food services to museums, performing arts centers, aquariums, corporate dining, educational facilities and off-premise catering events in New York City, Boston, Hartford, Atlanta, Washington D.C., Philadelphia . Restaurant Associates is a subsidiary of Compass Group North America, the world’s leading foodservice organization.


At RA food is inspiration

Our unmatched culture of hospitality excellence enables us to provide memorable experiences for premier clients.  We empower many to be their best though delicious food that happens to be "better -for-you" and the planet.



Job Summary

Job Summary:

The Senior Wellness Coordinator is responsible for all nutrition and wellness information and activity for the account; will customize, support, coordinate, and measure nutrition and wellness initiatives and provide nutrition education, training, communication and guidance as needed; and, work collaboratively with the dining service director, regional director, chef, and marketing to promote and support corporate nutrition goals, objectives, strategies and policies to develop and implement wellness related programs and initiatives and to ensure compliance with FDA nutrition labeling laws.  Monday-Friday, day shift with occasional nights and weekends as needed


Key Responsibilities:

  • Coordinates and implements sector specific nutrition and wellness programs and initiatives.
  • Participates in account retention and sales efforts as well as quarterly business reviews.
  • Develops and presents materials for wellness programs including health fairs, lunch and learns, program launches, regional and district meetings, client meetings, etc.
  • Contributes to wellness related social media efforts.
  • Manages menu and recipe development as well as the nutrient analysis.
  • Leads in-field implementation and on-going wellness training for assigned account.
  • Acts as a nutrition education resource for client, customer and associate nutrition and sustainability questions and concerns.
  • Conducts regular audits, ensures accuracy of all nutrition information posted, and monitors all wellness promotion results.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Credentialed as a Registered Dietitian by the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) required.
  • Licensed by the State Dietetics Licensing Board in states where applicable required.
  • Three (3) years of Wellness experience in unit-specific environment required.
  • Serve-Safe certification preferred. If not certified, must obtain certification within twelve (12) weeks from date of hire.
  • Familiarity with nutrition analysis software is preferred.
  • Culinary and/or foodservice experience preferred.





Full time associates at Restaurant Associates are offered many fantastic benefits such as:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Wellness Program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Life Insurance for Associates and Eligible Dependents
  • Short Term Disability (STD) and Long Term Disability (LTD)
  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance
  • Discount Marketplace
  • And other voluntary benefits


About Compass Group: Achieving leadership in the foodservice industry

Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer.  At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Disclaimer: this job post is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all essential responsibilities, skills, tasks, or requirements associated with this position. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the position posted, the Company reserves the right to modify or change the essential functions of the job based on business necessity. *Los Angeles applicants: Compass Group will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box ordinance).



Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

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