The Hotel has rooms plus apartments, in this stunning grade 2 listed property, (total of 50 keys) a delightful courtyard and outdoor seating area, drawing room, bar area (no restaurant) and laundry and modern gym facilities. The property has recently been refurbished to a high standard in a classic English country house style. The opportunity is quite unique, you will be reporting directly to the owner (who has other business interest) and would suit a manager who has drive and passion for the industry who can maximize on the existing potential of the property, and able to take autonomy in the successful running of the hotel.
Oversee the day to day running of the hotel, there is a staff of 15 to include part-time and a fulltime maintenance person
Be the engaging, friendly professional face of the business and run it as it were your own
Marketing and room management experience
Liase with 3rd party booking platforms
Liaising with suppliers /contractors /( negotiating the best deals) overseeing renovations/ repairs and follow up
Ensuring the compliance and security of the hotel
Good financial awareness with strong control of the P&L, managing costs, budgeting, forecasting and identifying sales opportunities.
Have experience as a hands on Hotel Manager within a high end independent hotel operation. ( The current manager has been in place for many years and is now looking to relocate overseas) representing an excellent opportunity for a new manager to put their own stamp on the business.
Demonstrate excellent organizational skills of self and others.
Be pro-active and good at problem solving, with the ability to manage and train staff to deliver consistently high standards.
Motivate, inspire, coach and support the team to improve and develop to their full potential.
Have good commercial knowledge and solid experience of all Hotel operations.
This is a hands on role overseeing all aspects of this small boutique hotel, you will be managing your own rota which will include 2 days off per week
£48 - 55k - plus modern one bed central London apartment