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Assistant Reception Manager

Country: UK

City: Leeds

Hotel/Office/Restaurant: Park Plaza Leeds

Department: Reception

Type of employment: Full-time

Level: Supervisor

Date posted: 11/12/2017

Closing date: 09/06/2018


Love providing great service and being part of uplifting moments? Take the next step in your Reception career with us as an Assistant Reception Manager at Park Plaza Leeds. Park Plaza is the ideal location for you to develop your skills and shine in a collaborative team environment.

Description of the Company:

At Park Plaza we love to celebrate the individual. We believe every one of our team members has a contribution to make and personal touch to share with our guests and colleagues. We’re always striving for excellence and know that as we invest in our team members, they’ll invest in us. For an engaging work environment where the little things are celebrated along with the major milestones, you’ve come to the right place.

Main role and objectives:

As our Assistant Reception Manager you are expected to provide support and supervise the running of the Reception department and to ensure that service levels are met.  This will be done by leading by example and ensuring that all aspects of the Company context are followed by all members of the Reception team, particularly in relation to the desired Guest Experience of ‘Feeling Welcome’.

Your responsibilities:

  • To oversee and supervise the Reception shifts, ensuring that all Reception department policies and procedures are followed
  • To ensure a daily smooth running of the operation within the Reception department by communicating effectively within and with other departments, as well as supporting any necessary changes to ensure seamless guest service
  • To ensure that the company Brand Standards are observed, trained, focused and assessed throughout the year
  • To assist with training and development of team members, departmental induction, weekly/monthly departmental meetings, planning, assigning and directing work

What we are looking for:

  • Previous team leader experience within a Reception or Front Office department
  • Someone who is great at creating and maintaining positive and productive working relationships across the business, communicating effectively in a range of situations
  • A positive and energetic person who is passionate about exceeding guest expectations
  • A leader who is passionate about engaging, inspiring and developing their team
  • Someone who enjoys a fast paced working environment
  • Knowledge and experience in using OPERA is preferred

Park Plaza isn’t just a great place to work - it’s a great place to take your career to the next level! We love seeing our team members fulfil their potential and always work together to achieve more with our learning & development offering, enhanced training and competitive salary and benefits.

You will be invited to an “Inspiring Stay” in your hotel, so that you can live the experience and you will also benefit from our Employee and Friends & Family rates available in all Park Plaza and Carlson Rezidor hotels worldwide!

From the everyday uplifting moments to huge achievements and everything in between, we’re there every step of the way. Park Plaza. Be part of it.

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