Leave: 6 weeks on, 2 weeks off.
Employer Overview: 4 Star Game Lodge situated in a popular Big 4 game reserve in Kwa Zulu Natal seeks an experienced Lodge Manager to oversee daily operations. The lodge offers a range of accommodation styles, as well as top class conferencing facilities.
What are the key responsibilities of the position?
• Oversee lodge operations, planning and implementing Strategic Management Plans
• Manage and train lodge staff
• Ensure guest satisfaction by maintaining a known presence in the lodge
• Maintain standards of housekeeping and maintenance
• Financial management, administration of orders and effective stock control
Position Reports to: General Manager
What type of experience do we require?
• A minimum of 6 year’s lodge experience – ideally in a well-recognized 4 star hotel or lodge, as a Manager
Which qualifications will secure this position?
• Hospitality Management qualification from a recognized institution
• Unendorsed drivers license
What skills / behaviours are required?
• Food and Beverage knowledge
• Financial management ability.
• Excellent management ability and communication skills
• Clear understanding of basic labour law and disciplinary procedures
• Developmental approach to staff management
• Assertive and energetic
• An awareness of developments within the food and lodge industries, as well as international trends in hospitality
• Financial management ability
• Attention to detail
• Exceptional English and a second language would be preferable
• Good computer literacy
Please ensure that you provide the following information with your application:
- Photograph – Head and shoulders picture, in low resolution format for our database
- Start and End dates for all previous employment
- Written references that you have available
- Current contact telephone numbers and email addresses for all previous employers, for referencing purposes.
Due to high volumes of CV’s received, should you not hear from us within seven working days of sending your application, please consider your application for this particular position unsuccessful. You are welcome to apply for any other positions that we may advertise in future. Please note that we are not able to accept any application if a valid work permit is not held.
· Reference: LS-65294-0612
· Salary: R12 000 per month. Live in.
· Country: South Africa
· Province: KwaZulu-Natal
· Date Posted: 06 Dec 2013
· Employer type: Game Farm & Lodge