General Manager - Hotel/Coaching Inn - Keswick

Location Keswick
Discipline: Hospitality
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££33,000 - £35,000 pa Basic + Bonus + Great Benefits
Contact name: Sukh Samra

Contact email:
Published: 15 days ago
Startdate: ASAP

​Our client is a leading operator of exclusive hotels across the pictersque Lake District. They current have an exciting opportunity and are looking to recruit a General Manager for their hotel/coaching inn facility based in the heart of Keswick.

The Role:

You will be responsible for the day-to-day management of the hotel operation and its people, with a minimum of 1 years’ proficiency in a similar role. With full commercial accountability for budgeting and financial management, planning, and directing all hotel services, including front-of-house, food and beverage operations, and housekeeping.

While taking a strategic overview, and planning to maximise profits, you must also pay attention to the details, setting the example for staff to deliver a standard of service and presentation that meets guests' needs and exceed expectations

You will be conversant with

·         Managing budgets and financial plans as well as controlling expenditure

·         Setting and achieving sales and profit targets

·         Analysing sales figures and devising marketing and revenue management strategies

·         Recruiting, training and monitoring staff

·         Panning work schedules for individuals and teams

·         Supervising maintenance, supplies, renovations, and furnishings; and dealing with contractors and suppliers

·         Ensuring security is effective

·         Ensuring compliance with licensing laws, health and safety and other statutory regulations.

The Rewards:

·         Hard work, loyalty and commitment is recognised in our clients 6 family owned and run hotels and your salary will be in excess of £33,000 - £35,000 pa, dependant on experience.

·         Generous annual bonus scheme.

·         Live-in accommodation is available for a period of up to 3 months until you find your own place

·         Staff discount scheme in all our clients hotels and Restaurants.

·         Full support of the directors, the group Operations Manager and the marketing team.

·         Joining one of the most successful hotel groups in the Lake District