Head Housekeeper KZN

Cedar Wood Recruitment is looking for an Head Housekeeper with at least 2-4 years’ experience.

  • Valid Divers License
  • Managerial Training

KEY OUTPUTS:

  • Management of housekeeping team
  • Management of Laundry team
  • All housekeeping related stock orders
  • Monthly stock takes
  • Room checks
  • Budgets
  • Staff skill development

SKILLS REQUIRED:

  • Communication skills – with guests and fellow staff members
  • Standard of your work must exceed the standard of the lodge
  • Good organisational ability
  • Lateral thinking ability
  • Initiative
  • Must adhere to World Class Hospitality and Service Standards
  • Professional, courteous, hospitable to guests
  • Must be able to cope under pressure to meet guests needs
  • Must be able to lead people and correct things when needed
  • Honest, have good integrity, proactive and driven person who has career ambitions

Salary is negotiable. This is a Live in Position.

Assistant Front Office Manager KZN

Cedar Wood Recruitment is currently looking for an Assistant Front Office Manager in KZN (R10,000-R15,000) live in.

 

Position:

 

Assistant Front Office Manager

 

Scope and general purpose of the job:

 

 To supervise and control all Front Office areas to the standards laid down by the company, maximising profits to agreed budgetary limits

 

 Key Performance Areas:

 

1.

 

Supervise Front Office staff

 

2.

 

Train and Coach staff on an ongoing basis

 

3.

 

Resolve Guests problems quickly and efficiently

 

4.

 

Maintain set standards operating procedures of front office 

 

5.

 

Discipline staff where necessary

 

6.

 

Scheduling of staff

 

7.

 

Ensure front office and public areas are clean and tidy

 

9.

 

Self Management

 

 

Line of Reporting and Communication

 

Responsible to:

 

Rooms Division Manager

 

Responsible for:

 

Porters, Switchboard Operators, Receptionist and Reservationists

 

In communication with:

 

Rooms Division Manager, F&B Manager, Housekeeping Manager, Banqueting Manager, HR Manager, Accountant, Head Chef, Maintenance Manager, Entertainment Manager and Marketing Manager

 

 

 

Core Competencies:

 

1.

 

Conceptualisation

 

2.

 

Calculation Skills

 

3.

 

Visual Attention Skills

 

4.

 

Problem Solving

 

5.

 

Conflict Resolution Skills

 

6.

 

Listening Skills

 

7.

 

Self Motivation

 

8.

 

Time Management

 

9.

 

Communication Skills

 

 

Additional Skills Requirements:

 

1.

 

Opera Front Office/Reservations System, Microsoft Office, Advanced Computer skills, accounting skills and or similar experience.

 

 

Qualification and Experience Requirements

 

Minimum Qualification: 

 

Grade 12

Hospitality related Diploma or Alternatively equivalent practical in-house training

 

Minimum level of Experience:

 

2 years in Position of Assistant Front Office

 

 

 

Disqualifiers:

 

1.

 

Must be prepared to work shifts, overtime and work on weekends and public holidays

 

2.

 

Single accommodation available only

Head Chef required in KZN R15,000-R20,000

Cedar Wood Recruitment is looking for a Head Chef for a hotel in Kwazulu Natal.
 
Experience needed:
 
Head chef experience, strong stock management skills.
 
Must have managed kitchen chefs before, strong leader with ability to implement discipline.
 
Hotel/Game lodge experience and flair for bringing together old school and contemporary.
 
Exceptional hygiene control experience.
 
Creative menus experience and guest focused dining experience.
 
Must be able to train less skilled chefs in food preparation, plating etc.
 
Must be comfortable to interact with guests from around the world.
 
Key performance areas:
 
Create an amazing culinary experience for all guests at the hotel.
 
Take the food experience to the next level.
 
Train and manage small kitchen staff.
 
Hygiene and stock control.
 
Produce consistent results that exceed guest expectations.
 
Qualifications
 
Recognized Culinary Qualifications
 
Must be fluent in reading, writing and speaking English.
 
Salary is R15k-R20K pm live-in DOE
 
Please forward CV’s to cam@cedar-wood.co.za
0741028398