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Start Your Hospitality Career with Wyndham Worldwide

Job ID: 
1717415
Job Function: 
Hotel/Resort Operations
Guest Services
Location: 
Dubai, Dubai United Arab Emirates
Brand / Resort: 
Wyndham Hotel Group
Schedule: 
Full-time

Head Concierge - Wyndham Dubai Marina

06 Dec 2017

At Wyndham Worldwide, our Associates have the opportunity to explore both personal and professional development opportunities throughout their careers


Our Company

There’s no one else like us. Wyndham Hotel Group is the world’s largest and most diverse hotel business, with a global portfolio of more than 8,000 hotels and over 697,600 rooms in 77 countries. We’re a hospitality powerhouse, with 19 iconic brands united by the richest and simplest rewards program in the business,Wyndham Rewards.

OUR BRANDS
Wyndham Hotel Group is the world’s largest and most diverse hotel company, encompassing approximately 8,000 hotels and 679,100 rooms in 73 countries. From the award-winning upscale offerings of its namesake Wyndham Hotels and Resorts® brand, to the distinctly familiar properties of its globally recognized Dolce, Ramada®, Days Inn®, Super 8® ,TRYP by Wyndham® and Howard Johnson® brands, Wyndham Hotel Group prides itself on providing guests, owners and franchisees with exceptional customer service, great value and the most lodging choices around the world.


Location

When it comes to location, Wyndham Dubai Marina, will take your breath away. Surrounded by the reflective waters of Dubai Marina. The hotel is just a few minutes away from 'The Walk' at Jumeirah Beach, a hugely popular expansive stretch of beachside cafes, restaurants and shops.


Head Concierge

You will be responsible to lead the coordination of any guest’s needs, special requests, and inquiries to ensure superior service and value for our guests. You need to be attentive and charming by being approachable, having confidence in what you do and show respect for different cultures and perspectives in order to understand and anticipate guest needs.  You must ensure that all guests receive a warm welcome and that they enjoy their stay being offered the finest personal service.


Main Tasks


  • Welcomes guests as soon as they arrive with due care and attention
  • To ensure that all in-house guests and/or visitors looking for assistance, personally, on the phone, fax or e-mail, are immediately attended and their requests are well responded at any time
  • Anticipates guests' needs and takes them into consideration
  • To ensure that the privacy of the guests and the confidentiality of the information is respected.
  • Be attentive to the details and take ownership of getting things done
  • To act as a representative of the Management when dealing with guest complaints
  • To manage any guest complaint in a professional manner, by owning it, resolving it to Guest satisfaction and recording it.
  • Carries out all operations concerning guest arrival and departure in compliance with internal procedures
  • To oversee the Concierge operations, including the bell desk and doormen, transportation ensuring that the hotel standards and procedures are fully known and followed.
  • Rostering the team as per the operational demands
  • To ensure a proper coverage and supervision of the Concierge at all times, hiring & manning maintained.
  • Promote team work and quality service through daily communications and coordination with other departments.
  • To ensure that all the outsourced services contracted by the Concierge are of high quality and fully corresponding to the guests’ and hotel’s requirements and needs, as approved by the hotel management.
  • To contact the FOM or HM for advice in serious cases or if an approval is required.
  • To be aware of all VIPs visiting or staying in the hotel.
  • To daily review and update the Concierge logbook.
  • Handle reservations and obtain/issue tickets where applicable and as requested by the guests
  • Handle guest parcels and ensure proper communication with guests at all times

 

Employment Disclaimer

In some locations around the world, Wyndham Hotel Group manages hotel properties on behalf of a third party owner. At many of those properties, the Hotel owner is the actual employer, and Wyndham Hotel Group performs recruiting and hiring functions on behalf of the owner. I understand and agree that, by applying through this site, I may be applying for a position with a company other than Wyndham Hotel Group where Wyndham Hotel Group is serving only as the recruiter and will not be my actual employer.

Qualifications

What are we looking for?

To be considered for this great opportunity it is essential that you have the following skills and attributes:

  • Able to support the Front Office team including Front Office, Telephone Operators,Guest Relations (Club Lounge) and Bell desk. 
  • Demonstrated experience in a resort/hotel environment in a similar role essential
  • Advanced organisational, time management and problem solving skills
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and customer service skills
  • Competent in computer systems (Microsoft Office suite) and a strong knowledge of Opera is an advantage
  • Ability to lead the team by example, displaying immaculate presentation standards
  • Ability to multi task and work under pressure to meet business deadlines
  • Be a representative of the brand’s 'Count on me' service culture.

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