Front Office Manager

Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club

Location: KE - Mount Kenya

12/11/16 17:30
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Front Office Manager

Providing engaging, sincere, personalized service is one of the ways our Front Office Colleagues and Leaders are turning moments into memories for our guests at Fairmont Hotels & Resorts. Showcase your leadership and interpersonal strengths as Front Office Manager, where you will lead our team of service ambassadors, maximize Front Office operations and ensure exceptional guest service.

Hotel Overview:

Hotel Overview: With magnificent views of majestic Mount Kenya, the Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club Resort's 120 luxuriously appointed hotel rooms, set in over 100 acres of landscaped gardens, offer a unique blend of comfort, relaxation and adventure. Originally the retreat of movie star and Club founder, William Holden, the Club's illustrious former members have included Winston Churchill and Bing Crosby

Summary of Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Rooms Division Manager, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:

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Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service

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Lead and manage all aspects of the Front Office department and ensure all service standards are followed

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Maximize rooms revenue through participating in yield management meetings and implementingsupporting agreed upon Revenue Management strategies and practices

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Handle guest concerns and react quickly, logging and notifying proper areas

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Conduct regularly scheduled departmental meeting

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Manage the departmental budget

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Balance operational, administrative and Colleague needs

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Assist guests regarding hotel facilities in an informative and helpful way

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Follow department policies, procedures and service standards

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Follow all safety policies

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Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

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Previous leadership experience required

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Previous Property Management System experience required

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Computer literate in Microsoft Window applications required

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University/College degree in a related discipline preferred

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Must possess a professional presentation

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Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities

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Highly responsible & reliable

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Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment

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Ability to work cohesively as part of a team

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Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times

Visa Requirements: The position is open to Kenyan citizens only