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We want you to do well from the beginning, so we’ll give you every chance to impress during the recruitment process. We promise our colleagues a warm welcome and will help you feel part of our Jumeirah family from day one. You can rely on us to support you as you settle into your journey with us and make Jumeirah ‘Your Place to Shine’.
Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel and Spa offers easy access to Kuwait’s Central Business District, airport and major attractions. The beachfront resort features 316 rooms and suites, 80 residential suites and 12 villas, seven restaurants, cafés and lounges, a Talise Spa, 200-metre private beach, two swimming pools and a children’s play area. Extensive conference and banqueting facilities are available, including the Badriah ballroom.
About the Job:
An opportunity has arisen for an Assistant Manager to join in our Culinary department in Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa Kuwait.
To ensure through effective supervision that all services offered in the Housekeeping Department are always available and are carried out with outmost efficiency and courtesy as per the Standard Operating Procedure.
To liaise with the Guest Services/Front Office on anticipated guest check-ins check-outs, room assignment and rooming list, etc.
To ensure that all Suites and VIP arrival rooms are checked prior to the arrival of guests for 100% readiness.
To ensure that all safety rules, emergency procedures and fire prevention regulation are strictly enforced by all Housekeeping Colleagues.
To conduct regular Housekeeping meetings to keep Housekeeping Attendants informed of policies and procedures, special events, further improvement plans and guest comments.
Propose ideas and suggest improvements where felt necessary.
Prepares monthly training plan with coordination of the Director of Housekeeping.
Conducts performance appraisals.
In order to be considered for this role, you will possess a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Hospitality Management, and have at least Two years' experience as an Assistant Manager, or similar role, in a large 5 star hotel.
In addition, you should be able to demonstrate strong leadership skills with a focus on talent management and succession planning, and demonstrable achievements in improving customer satisfaction and profitability.
You should have experience of working with and managing multicultural teams, have strong commercial acumen, a good command of the English language (spoken and written) and proficiency in Microsoft Office applications.
About the Benefits:
This position offers a highly competitive salary and package which includes:
Basic salary, housing, yearly ticket allowance equivalent to return ticket to home country, medical and dental insurance coverage, incentive plans, life and accident insurance, laundry, meals and transportation.
- Job type
- Fulltime job
- Kuwait City, Kuwait
- Starting in
- As soon as possible
Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa
The Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa is ideally located a mere 10 minutes from Kuwait International Airport and close to Kuwait City’s business centre and major shopping malls. Currently in its soft opening phase, the secluded beachfront resort features 316 rooms and suites, 80 residential suites and 12 villas, six restaurants along with cafes and lounges, a 3 500 m2 ‘Talise Spa’, a 200-metres private beach, two swimming pools and a children’s play area. Additionally, extensive conference and banqueting facilities will be available, including a showpiece 1 950 m2 ballroom.