LODGE MANAGEMENT VACANCIES

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General Manager. 

Exclusive 5* Game Lodge – Big 5 Game Reserve – North West – bordering Botswana.

Degree/Diploma in Hospitality Management

To assume the responsibility for the daily operations of this 5* Game Lodge, ensuring fiscal discipline, five-star guest
experience and effective leadership of the management team.

At least 6 years’ experience in senior Lodge Management positions

MS Office Suite

At least 6 years’ experience in a General Management positions in a 5* Game Lodge.

Excellent track record of leading a Team is essential.

Proven track record of having made targets and managed medium size teams

Energetic, candidate with lots of potential, ambition and who is committed.

Skills and Experience required:

• General Management

• Development and Staff Management

• Communication and Systems

• Human Resource and Community

• Financial and Compliance

• Development & Staff Management

Maintain and ensure the good will of the Lodge brand at property level;
– To ensure the developed set of the Collection’s standards are upheld and maintained;
– To ensure the management perform to the Collection’s standard, having a tangible presence with guests and staff;
– To ensure the management structure of the Lodge is streamlined and effective and in line with hospitality trends;

Salary R 38 000 – R 50 000  including senior management accommodation and company benefits.

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Beach Lodge Manager.

Beach Lodge Manager  Lodge – Southern Mozambique

4 – 5 years experience in luxury Lodge Management in 4 – 5* remote Lodges & Camps, ensuring full support required to run the lodge

at the highest level possible and maintain the high standards set for this prestigious Lodge.

Management of the overall daily operational expenses, involvement in planning and management of the lodges’s budgets.

Ensuring that the lodge is maintained and run to the best interest of guests, management & staff  and exceeding the guest’s expectations.

Qualifications :

  • A diploma or equivalent tertiary qualification in hospitality and or business management studies.
  • Minimum of 4 – 5 years of management experience in 4* – 5* Lodges
  • Proven experience in managing , assets and staff compliment in remote locations.
  • Proven leadership skills, specifically in managing diverse management teams.
  • Proven record of outstanding staff relations.

Requirements :

  • Innovative and creative – To drive the hospitality at the lodge to new levels.
  • Must be proven and experienced in managing, training, cost control and have strong administrative skills.
  • Fishing guiding, Chef/Kitchen exp, Dive Master, skippers license will be advantageous.
  • Portuguese language ability, maintenance, spa and marketing experience are all advantageous.
  • Staff includes 5 departments with 4 HODs and about 50 staff total.
  • Shown dedication to eco-tourism.
  • Ability to set budgets and control spend.
  • Excellent communication, organization and planning skills.
  • Be able to motivate a team and lead your team.
  • Ability to adapt and learn.

Salary highly negotiable  including senior management accommodation and company benefits.

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Lodge Management Couple

One Partner : Resident Manager

Responsible for Management and staff of all departments

Other Partner : General Operations / Administration

5* Game Lodge Rooiberg area – Limpopo Province.

Minimum of 5 year’s experience with proven track record within a 5 star lodge environment

Valid Driver’s Licence with PDP

Effectively manage the day to day operations of the Lodges, consistent with
Company Standards and to achieve optimum financial results and better budget.

Financial 

Control costs and expenses whilst maximizing revenues thus achieving optimum
profitability.
Implement controls to manage revenue and costs effectively through policies and
procedures set

Implement policies and procedures, to ensure operations, financial controls, standards are being met.

Implement reporting structures to ensure that information are readily available.
Financial Management through the Financial Manager. Building of relationships with
all major suppliers to ensure effective business relations.

Marketing & Sales

Identify unit needs and market trends and through liaison with marketing, sales and group
F&B Departments implement appropriate policies.

Building of relationships with all major suppliers to ensure effective business relations.

Human Resources
Effectively monitor unit Effectively monitor unit management and strive for ongoing development and high
morale of the entire workforce through training, communication and interaction between
unit management and staff.
Represent the Game Lodge in dealing with staff, guests, suppliers and owners.
Achieve good communication and to interpret and enforce agreed management decisions,
policies and attitudes to achieve Company’s objectives.
Instill a culture of learning and assist in creating a company for staff and customers.

Salary Highly negotiable – accommodation & meals included – Company benefits.

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Management Couple 

Unique exclusive Beach Lodge – Mozambique

Minimum 4-5 years experience in a lodge environment with at least 4 of those years having been in a management position.

Requirements :

  • Strong Operational Management experience in luxury Lodges
  • Food & Beverage, Rooms Division, Finance, HR experience required
  • Strong F & B skills & knowledge
  • Strong Leadership skills required.
  • Excellent Guest Relations skills
  • Must be computer literate in MS Word & MS Excel and must have experience in a hospitality program such as InnKeeper.
  • Strong administrative skills
  • Motivation for excellence with a fine eye for detail
  • Must have experience in staff management and labour relations
  • Excellent organizational skills

Duties :

  • Guest liaison and hosting
  • Stock, cash and budget control
  • Staff management and supervision
  • Control of equipment, infrastructure and maintenance

Salary Highly negotiable – accommodation & meals included – Company benefits.

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General Manager – Okavango Delta. ( on hold )

Exquisite World renowned 5* Game Lodge – Okavango Delta – Botswana

Luxury ecotourism Company widely acclaimed as the continent’s foremost ecotourism company dedicated to conserving and restoring Africa’s wilderness and wildlife,

by creating life-changing journeys for our guests in some of the most remote and pristine areas in Africa.

Requirements :

  • A diploma or equivalent tertiary qualification in hospitality and or business management studies.
  • Minimum of 5 years of management experience in the related field.
  • Proven experience in managing , assets and staff compliment in remote locations.
  • Proven leadership skills, specifically in managing diverse management teams.
  • Proven record of outstanding staff relations.

Skills :

  • Ability to set budgets and control spend
  • An attention to detail for a Premier and Classic brand
  • Excellent communication, organization and planning skills
  • Be able to motivate a team and lead your team
  • Ability to adapt and learn
  • Be able to spend time in Maun when required

Salary R 31 000  ( BWP 23 000  )

Including Accommodation

Profident Fund

Med Aid

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