Hotel Manager Job in Murang’a, Kenya

Duma Works is recruiting a Hotel Manager for our client; a serene and exquisite hotel getaway in Murang’a.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Planning and organizing accommodation, catering and other hotel services;
  • Setting and achieving sales and profit targets (promoting and marketing the business and devising marketing management strategies);
  • Managing budgets and controlling expenditure;
  • Supervising maintenance of financial records;
  • Recruiting, training and monitoring staff;
  • Planning work schedules for individuals and teams;
  • Meeting and greeting customers;
  • Dealing with customer complaints and comments;
  • Addressing problems and troubleshooting;
  • Ensuring events and conferences run smoothly;
  • Supervising maintenance, supplies, renovations and furnishings;
  • Dealing with contractors and suppliers;
  • Ensuring security is effective;
  • Carrying out inspections of property and services; and
  • Ensuring compliance with licensing laws, health and safety and other statutory regulations.
  • Bachelor’s degree or diploma in business management or related discipline
  • Must have formal training in hotel management
  • At least 3 years hands on experience in the hospitality industry
  • Must be above 30 years’ of age
  • Excellent oral communication skills
  • Ability to provide leadership and motivate a team
  • Possess teamwork and negotiation skills
  • Be articulate, well groomed, confident with excellent presentation skills
  • Must be willing to relocate to live and work in Murang’a
  • Housing is provided for the candidate and possibly a small family

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please send your CV to marking the subject as “ 2216”, Your Full name & Phone number e.g. 2216, Barack Obama, 07xxxxxxxxx. If you don’t follow these instructions, your application will not go through

Deadline for receiving applications: 10th June 2016

N.B. * When applying to any job through Duma Works, you can expect that after you apply, you will receive a confirmation email, and then an SMS alert asking you to take a basic screening test over SMS. The SMS with the test may not arrive immediately. Please be patient. The SMS test will typically be 5-8 questions to help us understand your background. Regular SMS rates apply to the test, and if you ever have any issues with the process, please reach out to 0702093793.

If you apply and don’t meet these minimum qualifications, we won’t be able to forward your application to the employer. This is to save both you and the employer time and make sure you both find the best match.

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