Fairmont Hotels Jobs in Kenya
About Fairmount Hotels & Resorts
At Fairmont Hotels & Resorts we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. And we know that, to offer our guests the best, we first need to offer our employees the best. That’s why you'll find exceptional work opportunities—throughout North America and the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific—as well as industry-leading training, career development, recognition and rewards.
Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of hotels that includes landmark locations like London’s The Savoy, New York’s The Plaza, and Shanghai’s Fairmont Peace Hotel.
Our teams are guided by values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Empowerment; we employ the highest ethical and quality standards, treating all colleagues with fairness and dignity. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also regarded for its responsible tourism practices and award-winning Green Partnership program. An exciting future awaits!1. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts Front Office Supervisor Jobs in Kenya
Primarily supervises front office team members to ensure efficient and smooth operations for producing excellent feedbacks and guest satisfaction. Responds in a professional and courteous manner to guests by providing accurate and timely information and services.
You will also ensure hotel charges are processed diligently to guest's accounts, invoices are accurate, billing instructions are verified, all necessary supporting bills and vouchers are attached for direct settlements. Summary of Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Front Office Manager, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:Consistently offers professional, engaging and friendly service
Ensure Outstanding customer care at all times.
Maintains a friendly, cheerful and courteous demeanour at all times.
Courteously and accurately answers inquiries from potential guests and accepts hotel reservations.
Responds to telephone and in-person inquiries regarding reservations, hotel information and guest concerns.
Uses suggestive selling techniques to sell room nights, increase occupancy and revenue.
Supervise daily shift process ensuring all team members adhere to standard operating procedures.
Train, direct the work of, resolve issues/problems and coach and counsel the front desk team members to ensure a quality operation.
Resolve customer issues, complaints, problems in a quick, efficient manner to maintain a high level of customer satisfaction and quality service.
Adhere to company credit limit / floor limit policies.
Allocate rooms to expected arrivals after checking the guests preferences and special requests.
Build strong relationships and liaise with all other department's especially housekeeping, reservations etc.
Operates the EPBX equipment, including, assisting incoming & outgoing calls, setting wake-up calls, enabling DND (Do Not Disturb) and paging for in-house guests.
Cross Check all billing instructions are correctly updated
Controls cash transactions at the front desk and maintains complete responsibility for personal bank as specified by hotel bank agreement policy.
Supervise the operations of the front desk to ensure an optimal level of service and hospitality is provided to the guests.
Ensure Front office log book and hotel log book is always updated and actioned upon.
ensures safety by following guest check in and security procedures and reporting suspicious activity to security, manager, or MOD.
Participate in hotel committees and task force assignments.
Assist all departments in servicing the guests during high volume periods.
Takes responsibility in the absence of the Duty Manager / Front office manager
As a supervisor you will be a role model, sharing your expertise and continually inspiring the
front office team.
Previous experience is an asset
Degree or Diploma in Hospitality Management is an asset .
Computer Knowledge and experience in MS office programs.
Minimum 2 to 3 years work experience as Front Office Associate / Front office cashier in a hotel.
Physical Aspects of Position (include but are not limited to):
Constant standing and walking throughout shift
Visa Requirements: This position is open to Kenyan citizens only
Closing Date: 13.Feb.2017, 7:59:00 AM
For more information and job application details, see; Fairmont Hotels & Resorts Front Office Supervisor Jobs in Kenya
2. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts Director of Food and Beverage Jobs in Kenya
Fairmont The Norfolk is a hotel offering engaging service and authentically local experiences in places of unrivalled presence. Be an ambassador for the brand and your hotel as Director of Food and Beverage, where you will provide leadership and strategic planning to the Food and Beverage Department in support of our service culture, maximized operations and guest satisfaction.
Summary of Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Area General Manager, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:
Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service
Support the Area General Manager in the overall management and strategic direction of the hotel, assuming the responsibilities of the Area General Manager in their absence
Oversee the operations functions of the hotel, including but not limited to Food and Beverage and Rooms Division
Lead and support all departments in the achievement of their financial and operational targets through establishment of a positive culture, clear expectations and policy & procedural implementation
Assist in the preparation, presentation and subsequent achievement of the hotel's annual Operating Budget, Marketing & Sales Plan and Capital Budget
Ensure that monthly financial outlooks for Rooms and Food & Beverage are on time, on target and accurate
Ensure full compliance to Hotel operating controls
Actively involved in the recruitment process of leadership positions within the operating departments
Follow department policies, procedures and service standards
Follow all safety policies
Other duties as assigned
Previous experience in a senior leadership role, within a similar hotel brand required
Extensive Hotel operations experience required
Demonstrated knowledge of budget planning and financial controls
Computer literate in Microsoft Windows applications required
University/College degree in a related discipline preferred
Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities
Highly responsible & reliable
Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment
Ability to work cohesively as part of a team
Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times
Closing Date: 01.Apr.2017, 6:59:00 AM
For more information and job application details, see; Fairmont Hotels & Resorts Director of Food and Beverage Jobs in Kenya
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