Lodge Manager

Lodge Manager


Lodge Manager

Details of the offer

Our Client a beautiful five star Lodge set on the shores of the Indian Ocean is now looking to fill a vacancy for a Lodge Manager
Salary – R14 000 – apply below CTC
After Probation period of 3 months - Cost to Company Medical Contribution R500 per month and provident fund of 3,5% Employee Contribution and 5,5% Company contribution
Work Schedule – 6 weeks on, 2 weeks off
Live-In – accommodation, meals, and laundry provided, drinks charged at staff price
Hospitality Diploma or tertiary qualification in Hotel Management
Computer Literate – Pastel /Micros / Opera/SEMER property management system/EXCEL/ Microsoft Office
English speaking, fluent in written and spoken English
Zulu (Speak) – certainly a great benefit
Driver’s License valid PDP essential
Valid First Aid Certification
South African Citizen
Physically fit, sober habits and in good health

Honest person with a high sense of integrity
Sense of ownership and pride in work
Well-groomed, good personal hygiene & presentable with a friendly personality
Strong work ethic, ability to work unsupervised, work flexible hours and extended hours.
Empathetic and compassionate personality
Passionate about conservation in all aspects of wilderness areas
Good interpersonal skills
Self-motivation, enthusiasm, passion, and energy
Excellent decision maker
Methodical work ethic with high regard for attention to detail
Flexible attitude and willing to take on tasks as necessary
Sensitive to and understanding/ tolerant of cultural differences
Excellent organizational and administrative skills
Realistic expectations of bush life

Previous work experience of at least 5 years in management roles in related lodge environments.
Management experience in a luxury lodge environment
Experienced in managing such a large and diverse and intense property
The focus of Guest experience delivery from each department
Systematic and strong with protocols
Use to a reporting system and presenting month end packs to Operations
An understanding of budget control and financial management and planning for the future of the lodge
Basic maintenance & vehicle skills & knowledge certainly required to run the logistics of this self-sustainable remote lodge & supervise the maintenance manager.
HR and payroll functions of the lodge
Hands-on staff management and staff disciplinary process
Delicately manage community staff and drive the development/upliftment process of those selected employees
An eye for detail and good all-rounder in all aspects of the hotel – food/ beverage/ housekeeping/ front office
Experience and ability to train staff
Reservations and front office administration & practices
A benefit to having a love for the ocean, experience in scuba diving or boating. Will need to supervise the Marine Department through the Skipper and Dive Master
Front of House Hospitality Manager/Reservations/Reception
bookings are done at Head Office, therefore, Lodge just to update the lodge sheet with current details & work the reservations from paper to arrival to departure
Communicating with HODs on bookings information,
Finance, Admin, Stock Controls & Stocktaking
General Duties
Curio Shop
orders, stock control, stocktaking
check the variety of stock and track sales prices, offer special to get stock moving

Source: Hoteljobs_Co


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