Guest Relations Manager

Recruiter
Corinthia Hotel London
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
08 Nov 2019
Closes
06 Dec 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
About Corinthia:Corinthia Hotel London combines contemporary flair with traditional grandeur. Situated in the cultural heart of the capital, the hotel features 294 beautifully appointed bedrooms, including 7 penthouses and 42 suites, with 24-hour flexible check-in/check-out, elegant restaurants and bars and the largest, most breath-taking spa in London.London's most exciting luxury 5* hotel opened its doors in spring 2011 and offers exceptional opportunities for individuals who are professional craftspeople in their chosen career, and we are seeking this pivotal role within our expanding Reservations team.The Guest Relations Manager has direct responsibility for the daily acknowledgement of all guests visiting the hotel and for the information of all departments on the guest's arrival and preferences. Role and Responsibilities: •To actively promote the services and facilities available to guests within the hotel and the Corinthia Hotel Group, maximizing revenue from other outlets (e.g. car transfers, mobile phone rental, telephones, valet services, Espa and Food & Beverage facilities, etc.)•Takes a proactive approach to the Guest Relations activities, anticipating potential opportunities.•Positively influences others in the team and clearly enjoys working with people•Supports the hotel operation in times of demand.•Maintain effective communication within the department and ensure that the Director of Front of House is kept well informed of any issues/queries/VIP Guest requests that have arisen.•To ensure that Guest Relations, Business Centre, and Butlers is correctly staffed and trained with a suitable team for their function, and to ensure that these team members can perform their duties to the standard required by the hotel and the company•To create and update full operating manuals with respect to responsibilities of each position and minimum standards to be achieved and to ensure their effective utilisation. Experience:??Previous guest exposure in the Tourism and Hospitality Industry desired??Previous team leading experience??Train the trainer experience??Crisis managementRequirements ??To lift stationary and carry floats and guest luggage??Shift working??Flexible schedule