General Manager - Holiday Inn Remarkables Park
Hotel Brand: Holiday Inn
Location: New Zealand, Queenstown
Hotel: Queenstown Remarkables Park (ZQNPK), 28 Red Oaks Drive, Frankton, 9371
Job number: 122571
At Holiday Inn® we believe the joy of travel is for everyone. We pride ourselves on delivering an affordable, enjoyable hotel experience where guests are always welcomed warmly. At Crowne Plaza we look for people who are dynamic, confident, and ambitious; people who excel in their role and help our guests succeed too.
Holiday Inn® General Managers are… genuine, warm, approachable; they are lively & thrive on connecting. They are comfortable with blended work and life and are adaptable and creative in making things work. They bring a relaxed sense of professionalism. Holiday Inn® General Managers are happy to be around people 24/7. They are optimistic and inject positivity into their environment. They enjoy playing the role of ‘host’, are energetic and like to get ‘hands on’ when it’s busy. They immerse themselves in the local community and culture.
We are currently looking to recruit for a General Manager to join us at Holiday Inn Queenstown Remarkables Park. The hotel is a hub for South Island exploration. With a convenient location in the Remarkable Park Precinct just 5 minutes from Queenstown Airport. This full service 182 room hotel has a range of modern facilities with a restaurant and bar and 4 meeting rooms
As the General Manager, you will work with the owner as a partner and manage day-to-day operations of this upscale full-service hotel by leading, empowering, and building on the strengths of the management team to ensure all functions are operating effectively so guests are offered a premium product and a reliable, consistent experience. You will establish clear performance goals for employees, provide regular feedback and facilitate the development of high-potential individuals to build a strong talent pipeline.
Acting as a Brand Ambassador, you will place the brand at the centre of all communications, marketing initiatives and actions. You will use the Holiday Inn brand promise and guiding principles, market knowledge and social media, and work with the Sales and Marketing team to provide a clear strategy while challenging them to think of ways to beat the competition. You will also balance short-term actions and decision with the longer-term impact on the business to drive revenue, future profitability and deliver maximum return on investment for your owner’s equity.
The ideal candidate will have a proven track record as a General Manager in an upscale brand hotel and experience working within the local Queenstown and New Zealand market. A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Hotel Administration or Business Administration will be highly desirable.
You must currently meet the legal requirements to live and work in New Zealand
In return for your hard work, you can look forward to a highly competitive salary and benefits package – What’s more, because your career will be as unique as you are, we’ll give you all the tailored support you need to make a great start, be involved and grow.
So whoever you are, whatever you love doing, if you’re ready to make the move to a great new career opportunity, we’ll make sure you’ll have Room to be yourself. Find out more by going to careers.ihg.com!
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