SD-2837 - Hospitality Director - 1 Year Fixed Contract
Hospitality Director - 1 Year Maternity Contract
This is a unique opportunity for an exceptionally talented hospitality professional to manage several distinct teams, whose passion and hard work keep our clients leading conference and events centre spectacular. These include Food & Beverage, Kitchen, Housekeeping, Guest Services, Reception, Capacity Management & Transportation. As a critical leader on the Operations team, the Hospitality Director’s main three responsibilities are Operations Management, People Management and Customer Service. Communication and proven leadership skills are vital, as our success is dependent on all teams working together to create beautiful experiences for our clients and guests. In this very central role, diplomacy and tact are crucial in satisfying our clients, faculty, staff and guests
We are looking to fill the role of Hospitality Director on a maternity cover on a fixed term of 1 year. The successful applicant will report into the Operations Manager and Vice President. The candidate will manage the following teams: F&B service, kitchen, housekeeping, reception, capacity management, administration and guest services.
- Minimum 10 year’s management experience, with 5 in the hospitality industry. Ideally in a General Manager role, in a similar business school, conference center and/or hotel. ?
- Experience in several areas of hospitality management (F&B, housekeeping, reception, etc….)
- Proven track record of managing, mentoring and motivating a team to deliver their very best ?
- Experience in process improvement to increase efficiency at the same time as enhancing the client experience. With tight budgets there is a need to balance cost considerations while ensuring the client experience is not compromised ? Some regulatory responsibilities, which can be taught on the job include: Fire Safety trained, First Aider, Personal licence.
For more information and the opportunity to find out more about this complex, fascinating venue please do submit your CV, we will then call you to discuss further. Salary negotiable doe.