IT ManagerOur Colleagues are turning moments into memories for our guests at Fairmont Hotels & Resorts with the help of Information Technology-assisted efficiencies. Your operational support and leadership as IT Director will facilitate compliance with all security protocols, protect data and ensure our computer systems are optimized to meet the unique needs of our hotel team.
Hotel Overview: The Fairmont Olympic is considered Seattle’s most celebrated treasure, and a premier luxury hotel. Since opening in 1924, The Olympic has been the region's destination for prominent civic and social events, as well as honeymoons, birthday celebrations and in-city getaways.
Summary of Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Financial Controller, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:
Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service
Lead and manage the hotel’s day-to-day IT activity ensuring all standards are followed
Comply with the company’s IT Security Policy as it pertains to hardware, software, security/data safety
Ensure proper backup of all business related, user relevant data
Prepare the annual IT budget for the hotel and administer that budget in a fiscally responsible manner
Support the hotel’s stand alone systems, including but not limited to, systems connected to the Network, point of sales systems, all related interfaces, file server, UPS related devices
Execute all IT projects
Work and consult with hardware and software vendors to setup and maintain all required equipment
Ensure that the usage and installation of software is in accordance with the software licensing laws
Work will the Executive Team and Corporate team on hotel IT initiatives
Responsible for maintaining Corporate IT standards
Balance operational, administrative and Colleague needs
Follow departmental policies and procedures
Follow all safety policies
24x7 on-call duties
Other duties as assigned
- Leadership experience in a similiar role is required
- University degree or equivalent experience
- CompTIA A Certification required
- Novell Certified Netware Administrator preferred
- Microsoft Certified Software Engineer
- Understanding of TCP/IP networks
- Cisco certification;
- Understanding of hotel operations, an asset.
- Excellent communication and organizational skills
- Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities
- Self-starter with a strong sense of commitment.
- Highly responsible & reliable with exceptional attention to detail
- Ability to work cohesively as part of a team
- Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times
Visa Requirements: Must be able to provide or obtain authorization to work in the United States.
APPLY TODAY: Whether you’re launching your career or seeking meaningful employment, we invite you to visit http://www.fairmontcareers.com/ to learn more about Fairmont Hotels & Resorts—and the extraordinary opportunities that exist!
ABOUT FAIRMONT HOTELS & RESORTS
At Fairmont Hotels & Resorts we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. And we know that, to offer our guests the best, we first need to offer our employees the best. That’s why you'll find exceptional work opportunities—throughout North America and the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific—as well as industry-leading training, career development, recognition and rewards. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of hotels that includes landmark locations like London’s The Savoy, New York’s The Plaza, and Shanghai’s Fairmont Peace Hotel. Our teams are guided by values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Empowerment; we employ the highest ethical and quality standards, treating all colleagues with fairness and dignity. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also regarded for its responsible tourism practices and award-winning Green Partnership program. An exciting future awaits!
- Job type
- Central Business District, Seattle, WA, United States
- Starting in
- As soon as possible