Job Description

Canteen One


  • We are hiring immediately for a ACCOUNT COORDINATOR in Minneapolis, MN. position.
  • Note: online applications accepted only.
  • Schedule:MONDAY- FRIDAY 


Let’s talk about Canteen One!  We are the national account management arm for Canteen, the largest and most experienced food and retail service company in the United States. We help our clients take the best breaks possible by providing unique and customized office coffee, vending, market, and pantry programs from coast-to-coast. 

Let’s talk about Opportunity!
As part of Compass Group USA, the 6th largest employer in the world and leader in food service and support services, Canteen One provides you with an opportunity to work with Fortune 500 companies, and become part of a diverse team committed to attracting, retaining, and developing top level talent. If you are passionate about a customer-first, always friendly approach, we think you’ll fit right in! 

Let’s talk about Perks! 
At our Minneapolis office, we have an awesome office environment filled with perks! Free fitness room – free office coffee and pantry – Dress for your Day – Canteen Avenue C (market) & Foodsby food delivery – Popcorn Fridays – Sporting event tickets frequently raffled off – Paid time off to volunteer for corporate sponsored events – Wellness programs … you get the idea!

great people. great services. great results.
Each and every individual plays a key role in the growth and legacy of our company.  We know the next big idea can come from anyone.  We encourage developing and attracting expertise that differentiates us as a company as we continue to raise the bar.

Note: Canteen One was formerly Best Vendors Management.

    Job Summary

    Canteen One is seeking an Account Coordinator to provide support to our Client Managers for program projects and client initiatives. Those who excel in managing multiple accounts and tasks will thrive in this position.  Your initiative to handle escalated service calls and manage clients allows our Client Managers to be more proactive and build and sustain their client relationships, while also handling larger pieces of business.  You will work closely with Client Managers and Operations to facilitate work flow, and assist with execution of projects and new client programs to ensure successful and timely implementation. 


    Essential Duties & Responsibilities


    • Act as first level escalation for the customer service team on unresolved client issues
    • Manage, communicate and resolve issues such as installation delays, service problems, pricing or rate issues
    • Resolve disputes between client locations and vendors by working with internal team members
    • Manage projects such as new store openings, new client rollouts, client
    • Communicate the client’s expectations to operations and customer service
    • Determine internal resource requirements of projects based upon project needs
    • Establish and communicate a usable and well-communicated schedule
    • Provide project status summary reports and updates to Client Managers and other team members
    • Support activities for Client Manager’s clients, such as: Service issues, product ordering, adding catalog items, ongoing client requests and questions, etc.
    • Manage assigned lower-volume clients and build client relationships
    • Run Business Objects reports to verify information and proper setup in JDE
    • Access Streamware to validate catalog maintenance and service levels



    • High school diploma required; post-secondary education is strongly preferred, and a Bachelors’ degree preferred
    • With a Bachelor’s degree, six months of equivalent advanced customer service experience is required – one year is strongly preferred; with a high school diploma, three years of equivalent advanced customer service experienced is required
    • Excellent interpersonal communications skills required with proven ability to develop and maintain positive internal and external work relationships
    • Timeliness and accuracy coupled with the demonstrated ability to prioritize and organize business requirements and workload
    • Proficient with Microsoft Word and Outlook
    • Intermediate Microsoft Excel experience required – not just data entry – calculations, VLookup, data
    • Experience in JD Edwards and Business Objects or similar ERP program (i.e. Oracle, PeopleSoft,  SAP) and report writer program (i.e. Crystal Reports) strongly preferred

     Apply to Canteen One today!

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    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.

    Associates at Canteen One are offered many fantastic benefits.

    • Medical
    • Dental
    • Vision
    • Life Insurance/ AD
    • Disability Insurance
    • Retirement Plan
    • Paid Time Off
    • Holiday Time Off (varies by site/state)
    • Associate Shopping Program
    • Health and Wellness Programs
    • Discount Marketplace
    • Identity Theft Protection
    • Pet Insurance
    • Commuter Benefits
    • Employee Assistance Program
    • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)


    Application Instructions

    Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!

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