MANAGEMENT VACANCIES

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General Manager

Exclusive Luxury Game Lodge Limpopo Province.

A fantastic opportunity is available for a highly qualified and experienced Lodge General Manager.

The General Manager is responsible for maintaining the smooth operation of a luxury Game Lodge.

To provide leadership to staff, maintain lodge facilities and provide a level of hospitality

Tertiary qualification in hospitality management or equivalent

Proven working experience in the hospitality field, with a MINIMUM of five (5) years

in the same/similar position – ability to work flexible hours

Outstanding communication skills

Service excellence, coupled with a desire to enhance Guest Experience

Integrity, Problem solving, Empathy & Excellent Organisation Skills required.

Strong personality & outstanding skills in leading people

Valid Driver’s Licence

Experience in managing 100+ staff force a MUST

Experience to respond to a range of different work situations

Experience in writing business reports

Solid knowledge of computer programmes with special focus on Microsoft Excel, Micros, OPERA,

Word & Outlook

In depth understanding of core business principles

Basic understanding of budgeting, revenue forecasting, capital expenditure, stock management,

costing & marketing plans for all reporting departments

Results driven & pressure resilient

Operational Management of the Lodge

  1. Ensure & provide flawless, upscale, professional & high class guest service experiences
  2. Analyse customer feedback & provide strategic direction to continuously improve overall ratings
  3. Expect & react promptly to guest requirements
  4. Coordinate & manage communication between guests & staff
  5. Direct, coach & manage lodge employees to ensure all standards & operating procedures are adhered to.
  6. Maintaining all aspects of facilities & assets in the lodge through best practice of hygiene & safety standards for both guests & staff

Salary R 40 000 –  50 000 including House.

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Operations Manager – Suites & Villas

Exquisite 5* Hotel – North Coast – KZN

This role must ensure that guest expectations are consistently exceeded, to deliver superior operating performance,

and to provide ownership a return on their investment.    

Duties include assuring that the wants and needs of the owners and our guests are consistently exceeded.

This function includes planning and implementing budgets, and management of leaders and colleagues with a focus

to inspire an open innovative learning environment where employees can reach their full potential.

Overseeing the Operations function

Overview of Role & Responsibilities:

  • Clearly demonstrate to guests and colleagues a commitment to service excellence & the effective implementation of Core Standards.
  • Foster a winning, solution-oriented work environment, motivating and engaging colleagues to continuously deliver the best guest service. 
  • Direct operational needs to ensure compliance with the hotel’s Annual Budget and Strategic Plan.
  • Ensure that monthly financial outlooks for relevant departments are on time, on-target and accurate.
  • Coordinate the planning and implementation of projects.
  • Monitor and act on staffing levels and productivity targets.
  • Function as a key member of the resort Extended Executive Committee and leadership team.
  • Lead and manage the day to day operations of FHP & Zimbali Suites ensuring all service standards are followed
  • Prepare annual budgets for the relevant departments and administer in a fiscally responsible manner
  • Lead and support all relevant areas in the achievement of their financial and operational targets
  • Control all purchases for the departments, consistently aware of quality and cost 
  • Assist in the preparation of the annual strategic plan and achieve the goals and targets therein

Salary R 49 000 CTC

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Deputy General Manager.

Busy  Award Winning 4* Resort Hotel – Drakensberg.

Hospitality Management Qualification with further 5 years

Hotel management experience in 4* Hotels required.

Reporting to Resident Director.

The applicant should have in depth knowledge and

proven management experience in the following :

a) Rooms Division Management (Hotel/Timeshare)

b) Food and Beverage (Kitchen/Restaurant and Bars/Banqueting and Functions)

c) Estates (Gardens/Maintenance)

d) Golf Course (Working knowledge)

e) Legislative Compliance OHSA/LRA/BCEA f) Labour Relations and HR

g) Marketing /Sales (Working knowledge) h) Guest Relations

i) Computer literate and competent administration skills

Salary R 35 000 – R 40 000 neg  including accommodation.

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GM Management Couple.

Exquisite 5* Game Lodge – Gravelotte – Limpopo

Hospitality Management Diploma

5 years 5* Game Lodge Management experience required

Exceptional Food and Beverage knowledge

Financial management ability

A hardworking, co-operative manner

High standards of service excellence and a passion for the industry

Attention to detail

Exceptional English and a second language would be preferable

Good computer literacy

Excellent management ability and communication skills

A clear understanding of basic labour law and disciplinary procedures

A developmental approach to staff

Assertiveness, patience and good organizational skills

Understanding of housekeeping and maintenance procedures

Salary R 30 000 including accommodation.

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Lodge Manager

World Leading Safari Operations Game Lodges.

5* Game Lodge Zimbabwe.

5 years Management Experience in a 5-star boutique operation

Hospitality and Service Training Experience

Energetic, proactive person with well-developed concept of the importance of providing a

world class guest experience, and the ability to provide that experience

Passionate about sustainable tourism and conservation

Driven, energetic, compassionate and ambitious, with strong leadership and mentoring skills.

Unrelenting attention to detail and high standards

Structured manager with experience of leading diverse teams

Practical with some experience of maintenance

Open minded and able to think outside of the box

The ability to motivate and inspire yourself and others

Excellent interpersonal skills and communication

Competent financial and IT skills

Fluent in English essential. Other European languages are beneficial

Salary R 54000 ( $ 4000 ) including GM accommodation.

Medical and travel allowance as per company policy

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Lodge Manager.

Exquisite 5* Game Lodge Botswana.


 

Lodge Management Couple

World Class 5* Game Lodge – Zimbabwe

Hospitality Management Qualification

5 years Management experience in a 5-star Game Lodge operation

East Africa Management experience an advantage

Hospitality and Service Training Experience

Energetic, proactive couple with well-developed concept of the importance of providing a world class guest experience.

Passionate about sustainable tourism and conservation

Driven, energetic, compassionate and ambitious, with strong leadership and mentoring skills

Unrelenting attention to detail and high standards

Structured managers with experience of leading diverse teams

Practical with some experience of maintenance

Open minded and able to think outside of the box

The ability to motivate and inspire yourself and others

Salary R 57 000 including accommodation, Medical Aid & Pension Fund.