General Manager

The Fontaine

Location: US - MO - Kansas City

May 4, 2018
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Company Info

Join one of the fastest growing lifestyle hospitality companies and enhance your career! Pivot Hotels & Resorts, the lifestyle and luxury division of Davidson Hotels & Resorts, operates with a deep-rooted passion for continuous innovation, exceptional service delivery, revenue generation, inspired marketing and financial responsibility. As disruptors of the status quo, we intend to spark a movement honoring our community, the adventure-minded traveler and work-hard-play-harder road warrior through distinctive design, bespoke wellness offerings, philanthropic endeavors and locally sourced, internationally influenced food and beverage. Constituted by some of the most accomplished leaders in lifestyle hospitality, Pivot Hotels & Resorts caters to today’s experience-seeking, adventurous traveler through inspiring design, thoughtful service, and one-of-a-kind experiences at each of its hotels and resorts. At Pivot Hotels & Resorts, we know that it is the people who operate our hotels that make the difference between average and exceptional performance. So we want you to join us to be the difference! More information can be found at www.pivothotels.com.

Property Info

Located in the heart of Kansas City's best upscale shopping at Country Club Plaza, The Fontaine is a sophisticated, new destination for business and leisure travel. Walk across custom tile mosaics inset into the gleaming marble floor, enjoy intricately carved wood paneling and playful Renaissance artwork adorning the walls and marvel at the hand-blown Venetian glass chandeliers floating overhead. Each detail is designed to delight the senses while setting a scene of serene sophistication—a place in which guests are both dazzled and utterly relaxed. With over 5,700 square feet of flexible meeting space, as well as a rooftop restaurant, bar, and pool, The Fontaine is one of Kansas City’s finest hotels. Come join our team today!

Position Info

Our General Managers manage the operations and profitability of assigned hotels and report directly to senior officers of the organization; develop relationships with owners and work closely with Brand representatives to ensure all hotels comply within brand standards; promote excellent guest satisfaction; direct, recruit and develop hotel team; and proactively create & implement strategies to enhance the profitability and revenue generation of the hotel. Detailed knowledge of all hotel operations, sales & marketing, and finance is essential for success in conjunction with extensive hotel leadership and managerial skills.

QUALIFICATIONS:

• Bachelor's degree or 10+ years of experience as GM in full service, branded hotels.
• Minimum 2 years hotel sales experience.
• Negotiation/ interpretation of contracts skills.
• Strong business communication skills.
• Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office products.
• Present a professional appearance and confident attitude.
• Ability to manage and lead each department independently.
• Ability to manage according to employment and innkeeper laws of the jurisdiction.
• Ability to interpret financial and operational data into operational plan.
• Willing to relocate.

EOE AA- Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation

Davidson Hotels & Resorts is a drug free workplace. Pre-employment drug test, background check and job assessment required.
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Hotel/Resort
Hotel Manager - General Manager, Hotel Manager - Regional/Multi-Unit, Corporate Office / Executive