We are currently in search of an INCREDIBLY TALENTED AND VIBRANT MANAGEMENT COUPLE for a 5 star property located in the Overburg area, 3 hours outside of Cape Town. The ideal couple must be very hands on and passionate about creating an ultimate guest experience for guest from the UK.
- Managing the complete lodge & hotel operation on a high level (including staff, maintenance, guest experience, owner representation
- Directly Reporting to owner , the couple will be part of the group management board
- Multi year experience as GM (in 5 star hospitality, preferable in bush), or someone ready to make the step after being assistant GM/camp manager.
- People managers, either with respect to guests as to the staff
- One of couple with strong affinity with technics and maintenance, particularly with sustainable energy methods
- One of the couple strong in (financial) admin need to send monthly reports to HQ/finance department in JHB
- A (marine) guiding qualification will be a pre-requist
- F&B experience making menus etc will be a pre-requist
- Representable appearance
- kids no problem but no school available in vicinity
- Entrepreneurial personality, being hands on
- Good interpersonal skills
- Sense of urgency
- Passionate about guest delight
- Attention to detail
- Diligence and self-motivation to meet deadlines and keep on top of your job
- Willingness/ability to share information and teach and inspire others
- The ability to co-ordinate the day to day operations of a camp to provide superior service and quality to the guests
- Ability to manage conflict without aggression
- The ability to remain calm under stress
- Attention to detail
The successful candidate should have an enquiring mind, be methodical, pay attention to detail, be creative, show perseverance and patience, ability to work under pressure, have high energy levels, be flexible, have the ability to overcome obstacles and persist with the task at hand, be decisive and adaptable. If you have the knowledge, skills and required experience, and this sounds like a challenge you are ready for and you are able to relocate, I would love to hear from you.