Room Mate Aitana is looking for a Housekeeping Manager to join our family!
Room Mate Hotels (www.room-matehotels.com) is a Spanish hotel chain that has 2 hotels in the Netherlands (Amsterdam and Rotterdam), as well as hotels in major cities in Spain, Italy, Turkey, Mexica and the USA. We believe that staying with a friend is the best way to travel and we want our guests to feel the same. We are growing fast, and will soon have a presence in most major cities.
The Housekeeping Manager ensures the proper functioning of the housekeeping department (cleaners, minibar team, housemen, supervisors) and coordinates with external partners.
What our new Housekeeping Manager will do:
Ensure the hotel is clean according to the highest standards at all times.
Provide service to guests and other departments according to the principle of 'No does not exist' and fosters this culture in the team.
Create an environment of excellence, loyalty, trust, and respect.
Manage team of supervisors according to Room Mate values, coaching, development, and quality control.
Be included in HR process (hiring, evaluations etc).
Ensure proper training of new staff.
Daily quality control of rooms in general and checks all VIP rooms.
Plan and schedule additional and recurring cleaning.
Ensure proper scheduling and manage resources.
Ensure proper administration.
Manage cost control.
Prepare and advise on Capex and long-term investments.
Propose improvements to further improve our product or operation.
Report to Accommodation Manager and Hotel Director.
Be a member of the hotel Management Team.
What we would like to see from you: Sincere friendliness, good sense of humour, enjoying life, positivity, and to share your view of the world. In other words: yourself!
And besides that we are also looking for:
Previous experience as Housekeeping Manager, preferably more than 2 years (this is a must).
Finished higher level education, preferably in Hotel Management.
Love to be in the thick of the action of daily operations.
Positive, flexible, 'can do' attitude at all times.
People manager, knows how to get the best from employees from different backgrounds and cultures.
Excellent command of English, Dutch and preferably Spanish.
Systems knowledge: Opera, Knowcross, Excel, OneNote.
Lives in Amsterdam or greater Amsterdam area.
In possession of EU nationality or valid Dutch work permit.
What we can offer you: Besides a competitive salary we offer the chance to work in one of Amsterdam's most attractive and unique hotels, in an international and young team, with plenty of space for your input and development. As well as:
Staff discounts in our hotels
Free use of the hotel gym
Discount on collective insurance
Discounts from partner companies
excellent career opportunities
Please apply by sending your CV and motivation, including a recent photo, in English.
Contractduur 12 maanden
Soort dienstverband: Bepaalde tijd
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Are you currently living in the Amsterdam Region?
Are you in possession of a valid Dutch / EU work permit?