When looking for Hotel General Manager Jobs there are many factors to consider. There is a great deal of pressure and responsibility placed on the shoulders of a hotel general manager, however if you are experienced and ready for the challenge, this can be a very rewarding and fulfilling career choice.
We have outlined the main responsibilities, expectations and rewards involved with a hotel general manager role so take a look and see if you qualify.
Responsibilities May Include:
Day to day management of the entire hotel (all departments).
Deal with complaints.
Ensuring all staff adhere to company policies and standards at all times.
Develop strategies to maximise sales and profit.
Provide relevant training to staff members.
Provide regular feedback and set targets for staff members for career progression and development.
Ensure all legislation is adhered to within the hotel.
Ensure that your team are constantly striving to deliver exceptional customer service.
Motivate your team and lead by example.
Step in and help during busy periods or to cover staff sickness.
Regular meetings and networking events.
Ability to lead and manage a team.
Previous experience in a similar role in the hotel industry is essential.
Passionate about delivering exceptional customer service.
Excellent communication skills.
Flexibility to work long hours including early mornings, evenings and weekends.
Fluent level of written and spoken English is essential.
Excellent time keeping skills.
Excellent attention to detail.
Proven planning and organising skills.
Target driven and sales focused.
Proven ability of developing and implementing sales and marketing strategies.
Hotel general manager jobs generally offer between £30,000 and £40,000 as a starting salary, however this can vary depending on the brand, location and size of the hotel, as well as individual experience. The larger team you have to manage and the more experienced you are, the more you are likely to be paid. If you are looking to further progress your career and earn more money, the next step up would be Regional Manager jobs and then Operations Manager jobs.
As a hotel general manager, the benefits you are likely to receive are:
Meals while on duty.
Use of hotel leisure facilities for free.
Discounts on overnight stays.
Bonuses for hitting or exceeding targets.
The opportunity to take your career to the next level.
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