Hotel Group Head (Conference, Events, Restaurants)

Location
London, England
Salary
Market Rate
Posted
18 Jul 2017
Closes
15 Aug 2017
Ref
19212CW
Contact
Charlotte Williams
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Do you thrive from the hotel, conference and events industry? Are you use to managing multi-site venues? If so then an exciting opportunity has arisen for a group head of a respectable hotel group in Central London!

Since the 1800s, this hotel group has offered visitors to central London an excellent standard of accommodation, a charming portfolio of unique hotels to choose from, and exceptional value for money. They are an independent family business so a warm welcome and award-winning attention to detail is guaranteed. Their seven hotels are all located in the heart of London, which means they have some of London's greatest hotspots on their doorstep.


THE JOB:
*Monitor event activities to ensure compliance with applicable regulations and laws, satisfaction of participants, and resolution of any problems that arise.
*Monitor organisational compliance with regulations.
*Oversee the running of Meetings, Events and Restaurants sales and operations.
*To attend events and functions when required.
*Manage budgets and forecasts including maintaining statistical and financial records and prepare and control operational budgets.
*Plan effective strategies for the financial well-being of the company.
*Implementing change where needed to improve the performance and efficiency of the department.
*Formulate and implement departmental and organisational policies and procedures with the assistance of HR to maximise output of the department.
*Coordinate and monitor the work of various departments involved in production and distribution of goods.
*Monitor performance of senior staff and implement improvements with HR.
*Ensure quality of products and service of the group.
*Manage quality and quantity of employee productivity.
*Ensure compliance with insurance obligations, hotel security, fire safety, health and safety and licensing regulations.
*Continually strive to reduce food and stock waste. Liaise with kitchen team to ensure food quality control and reduce food waste. Escalate issues if necessary.
*Leading and managing the Heads of Department to ensure departmental adherence to professional standards of excellence and Company policies and procedures.
*Providing on-the-job training for Head of Meetings & Events Management and Meetings, Events and Restaurant Operations
*Supporting the Heads of Department with managing staff in relation to all people and performance activities
*Attending weekly meetings with Director.
*Other ad hoc duties in support of the Meetings, Events and Restaurants as and when required


EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
*Fully fluent in English (written, read, spoken)
*Experience in dealing with multi-site venues
*Hotel management experience essential
*Conference and events management essential
*Proven experience in managing companies budgets
*Literate and numerate to a good standard
*IT literate to an intermediate / advanced standard with MS Office systems:
*Proven experience in operating in a senior leadership or management position
*Proven experience in implementing strategic changes


THE PACKAGE:
In return the successful candidate can expect a competitive salary along with excellent benefits and opportunities for personal and professional development.


INTERESTED?
Call - Charlotte on 0207 347 5060
Email - charlotte@traveltraderecruitment.co.uk
Click - 'APPLY NOW'