Front Office Supervisor
Property Name:
Hawthorn Dallas Near the Galleria
Job Title 
Front Office Supervisor
Location: 
Texas-Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex
Company Name: 
Wyndham Hotel Group
City: 
Dallas
Work Permit: 
Applicants who do not already have legal permission to work in the United States will not be considered.
Management Position: 
Yes
Accommodation: 
No
Wyndham Hotel Group is the world's largest and most diverse hotel company with approximately 7,410 hotels worldwide. With iconic brands and hotel choices in every category from upscale to economy, we offer not only the most lodging choices around the world but also exceptional customer service and great value.
There’s no one else like us. Wyndham Hotel Group is the world’s largest and most diverse hotel business, with a global portfolio of more than 8,100 hotels and over 705,700 rooms in 79 countries. We’re a hospitality powerhouse, with iconic brands united by the richest and simplest rewards program in the business, Wyndham Rewards. Offering members a simple-to-use, generous points earning structure along with a flat, free night redemption rate – the first of its kind for a major rewards program, Wyndham Rewards® offers members the chance to earn and redeem points for hundreds of rewards options around the world every day.
 
Hospitality and Texas charm await you when visiting our Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham Dallas Park Central hotel. Located in the Park Central business district, with easy access to I-635 and I-75, short-term and extended stay guests appreciate this non-smoking hotel's location in north Dallas, TX.  The hotel's one- and two-bedroom suites offer everything you need: comfort, space, privacy and total connectivity with free Wi-Fi and wired Internet access.
 
Job Description
Wyndham Hotel Group is searching for an Front Desk Supervisor to work at our beautiful Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham property located in Dallas, TX.  This position is responsible for ensuring the operation of the Guest Services, Housekeeping and Breakfast area in an attentive, friendly, efficient and courteous manner, providing all guests with quality service prior to and throughout their stay, while maximizing room revenue and occupancy.

Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:


  • Obtain all necessary information when taking room reservations and follow the rate-quoting scenario.
  • Monitor all VIP and special guest requests.
  • Review Front Office log and Trace File daily.
  • Fully comprehend and operate all relevant aspects of the Front Desk computer system.
  • Ensure logging and delivery of all messages, packages, and mail in a timely and professional manner.
  • Be aware of all rates, packages, and promotions currently underway as listed in the Red Book. 
  • Be familiar with all in-house groups. 
  • Be aware of all closed out and restricted dates.
  • Follow and enforce all Wyndham International hotel credit policies.
  • Be able to complete and ensure that a proper bucket check, room rate verification report, and housekeeping report have been accurately done and filed.
  • Maintain proper operation of the P.B.X. console and ensure that all standards are met, if applicable.
  • Establish and maintain good communications and teamwork with fellow employees and other departments within the hotel.
  • Assist the G.S.M. in ensuring that employees are following and maintaining standards (i.e., answering phones, callbacks to guests, guest request log).
  • Have knowledge of and assist in all emergency procedures as required.
  • Oversee and ensure that all guests are checked in/out in a friendly, efficient and courteous manner.
  • Be able to perform, complete and ensure that all tasks and duties on the shift checklist are completed in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Responsible for issued house bank.
  • Be able to perform all duties of Guest Services Agent.
  • Run room status reports in a timely manner and relay necessary information to affected departments and individuals.
  • Monitor key control to maintain hotel security.
  • Ensure the maximization of room revenue through Rooms Merchandising.
  • Answer all guest inquiries in a timely and professional nature.
  • Be involved in departmental meeting, planning and execution.
  • Help maintain productivity levels at or above budgeted standards.
  • Assist in training and cross training of new hires and current employees on a regular basis.
  • Responsible for issued house bank.
  • Be able to perform all duties of Guest Services Agent.
  • Run room status reports in a timely manner and relay necessary information to affected departments and individuals.
  • Monitor key control to maintain hotel security.
  • Ensure the maximization of room revenue through Rooms Merchandising.
  • Answer all guest inquiries in a timely and professional nature.
  • Be involved in departmental meeting, planning and execution.
  • Help maintain productivity levels at or above budgeted standards.
  • Assist in training and cross training of new hires and current employees on a regular basis.

 

Education & Experience: 
  • High School diploma or equivalent required.
  • At least 2 to 3 years of progressive experience in a hotel or a related field required. 
  • College course work in related field helpful.
  • Previous supervisory responsibility preferred.
  • Must have a valid driver's license for the applicable state.
 

 
Physical requirements:
  • Flexible and long hours sometimes required.
  • Light work - Exerting up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects.
  • Ability to stand during entire shift.
 

 
General Requirements
  • Maintain a warm and friendly demeanor at all times.
  • Must be able to effectively communicate both verbally and written, with all level of employees and guests in an attentive, friendly, courteous and service oriented manner.
  • Must be effective at listening to, understanding, and clarifying concerns raised by employees and guests.
  • Must be able to multitask and prioritize departmental functions to meet deadlines.
  • Approach all encounters with guests and employees in an attentive, friendly, courteous and service-oriented manner.
  • Attend all hotel required meetings and trainings.
  • Maintain regular attendance in compliance with Wyndham Hotel Group Standards, as required by scheduling, which will vary according to the needs of the hotel.
  • Maintain high standards of personal appearance and grooming, which includes wearing the proper uniform and nametag.
  • Comply with Wyndham Hotel Group Standards and regulations to encourage safe and efficient hotel operations.
  • Maximize efforts towards productivity, identify problem areas and assist in implementing solutions.
  • Must be effective in handling problems, including anticipating, preventing, identifying and solving problems as necessary.
  • Must be able to understand and apply complex information, data, etc. from various sources to meet appropriate objectives.
  • Must be able to cross-train in other hotel related areas.
  • Must be able to maintain confidentiality of information.
  • Must be able to show initiative, including anticipating guest or operational needs.
  • Perform other duties as requested by management.
     
    Wyndham Hotel Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities/Female/Disability/Veterans)

 

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