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The Lanesborough Hotel

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Job description

 

We are looking for a talented and passionate Restaurant Receptionist to join a fantastic team at the one Michelin Star Restaurant, Céleste. A sensational Michelin-starred dining experience on the top of Knightsbridge, with Hyde Park and Buckingham Palace on its doorstep, Céleste at The Lanesborough offers exquisitely prepared dishes that combine French creativity and finesse with exceptional English flavours and ingredients. The setting at Céleste is superb – a richly decorated dining room, naturally illuminated during day by a domed glass roof, whilst seductively aglow under the softly lit chandeliers in the evening. It is a scene that transforms constantly throughout the day. As the light changes, so do the guests; from breakfast time to lunch to afternoon tea and dinner, it’s a beautiful and fascinating spectacle.

 

As a Restaurant Receptionist you will provide an exceptional guest service experience. You will be an excellent communicator, genuinely care about guests and take a hands-on approach to your role and to all general reception duties. You will have a real passion for food and wine, enabling you to up sell and promote the items by your personal knowledge from the menu. You will have the ability to remain calm at all times and understand the importance You will be a team player to ensure that your team create a memorable experience for our guests.

In return we offer fantastic industry leading rewards and benefits (Conditions apply):

  • Dental and Optical Benefits
  • Season Ticket Loan
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Meals on Duty
  • Enhanced Pension Scheme
  • Tailored Uniforms
  • Cycle Scheme (Loan to Purchase)
  • Dry Cleaning (Non Uniformed Ambassadors)
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Training & Development Plans
  • Social Committee Activities
  • Training Fund Assistance
  • Awards & Recognition Programs

Requirements

 

The ideal candidate would be able to demonstrate the following attributes

  • Experience in a similar role within a fine dining restaurant is essential

  • Excellent command of the English language and a second language would be preferred

  • Immaculate grooming standards.

  • Show drive and passion for Excellent Customer Service

  • Please note this role requires an element of manual handling

 

 

Eligibility

In line with the requirements of the Asylum & Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Documented evidence of eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process

Job type
Full-time
Location
London, United Kingdom
Department
Hostess, F&B other, Front Office reception
Languages
English
Starting in
As soon as possible
Contract duration
Indefinite

The Lanesborough Hotel

Following an extensive renovation project throughout 2014, The Lanesborough will reopen its doors in early 2015 as London's finest residence. The designs by world renowned interior designer Alberto Pinto have enhanced all guest rooms and public areas, providing our guests with unrivalled facilities and services.

The renovation has honoured the building's architectural heritage as one of London's most revered Regency landmarks. The project embodies the signature style that has become synonymous with The Lanesborough, whilst incorporating the latest in contemporary luxury and technological innovations.

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