Management Couple Kenya $7,000-$10,000

Cedar Wood Recruitment is currently looking for a Management Couple in Kenya $7,000-$10,000

 

Responsibilities:

 

− Can naturally assimilate the company brand and its core values

− Is fanatical about service and delighting guests 24/7 day-in and day-out

− Can lead a team of experienced and skilled professionals to greater heights (all who have been with the lodge since opening)

− Is fiscally responsible and commercially astute

− Is purpose-driven and motivated to lead an impactful business

− Is sensitive and empathetic when dealing with intricate situations

− Understands and respects the lodge’s roots deep in Maasailand

− Can keep their sense of humour in the midst of a crisis

 

The role’s primary responsibilities are to lead all day-to-day operations in the Maasai Mara.

− The on-property leadership of a proudly Kenyan team of 130+

− Upholding and improving the standards of all daily operations, including guest service, safety & security, food & beverage offerings, housekeeping, guiding and the safari experience, retail and property management

− Ensuring that cost controls are in place and optimizing processes for procurement, billing and guest logistics, including managing supplier relationships

− Relations with key stakeholders such as the neighbouring communities, the lodge’s Maasai landlords, the Mara Conservancy and representation within the Greater Mara

− Hosting notable guests such as travel media and travel-trade familiarization trips

− The implementation of education, healthcare & conservation projects on behalf of the Angama Foundation, including the on-property clinic

− As a member of the executive team, leading the organization and living its core values of Respect, Honesty, Courage, Joy & Ubuntu

 

Candidates who meet all of the following requirements will be at a distinct advantage:

− 10 years of experience in the hospitality industry, including senior leadership of a high-end property in a remote location

− A natural ability to bring out the best in people and inspire and lead operating teams

− Educated to a tertiary level