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At Fairmont Hotels & Resorts we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. And we know that to offer our guests the best, we first need to offer our employees the best. That’s why you’ll find exceptional work opportunities—throughout North America and the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific—as well as industry-leading training, career development, recognition, and rewards. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of hotels that includes landmark locations like London’s The Savoy, New York’s The Plaza, and Shanghai’s Fairmont Peace Hotel. Our teams are guided by values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork, and Empowerment; we employ the highest ethical and quality standards, treating all colleagues with fairness and dignity. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also regarded for its responsible tourism practices and award-winning Green Partnership program. An exciting future awaits!

1. Reservations Manager

Job description
At Fairmont The Norfolk, all guest service has the potential to create a lasting memory when it is delivered with warmth and sincerity. Be an ambassador for our brand as a Reservation Agent, where the engaging and anticipative service you provide over the telephone will make our guests feel valued and reflect the exceptional hotel experience to come.
Summary Of Responsibilities
Reporting to the Reservations Manager, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:

  • Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service
  • Book and enter room reservation requests using the Property Management System
  • Enter rooming lists while ensuring accuracy, as required
  • Update reservations ensuring a flawless check in and check out process
  • Ensure revenue is maximized by up-selling guest rooms and recommending hotel facilities
  • Liaise with Sales and other departments as required
  • Answer telephone and email inquiries in a timely manner
  • Assist guests regarding hotel facilities in an informative and helpful way
  • Follow department policies, procedures and service standards
  • Follow all safety policies
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • Previous customer related experience required
  • Previous Property Manager System experience preferred
  • Computer literate in Microsoft Window applications required
  • Must be able to type 25 words per minute
  • Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities
  • Highly responsible & reliable
  • Ability to work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work cohesively as part of a team
  • Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times

Physical Aspects of Position (include but are not limited to):

  • Frequent sitting throughout shift
  • Occasional kneeling, pushing, pulling, lifting, walking and standing
  • Occasional ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps

Visa Requirements: Must be eligible to work in Kenya

2. Executive Housekeeper

Job description
Summary Of Responsibilities
Reporting to the General Manager, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:

  • Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service
  • Lead and manage the day-to-day operation of the department and ensure service standards are followed
  • Address guest concerns and react quickly, logging and notifying proper departments as required
  • Conduct regularly scheduled departmental meetings
  • Manage the departmental budget in a fiscally responsible manner
  • Oversee the recruitment and training of all Housekeeping Colleagues
  • Balance operational, administrative and Colleague needs
  • Follow departmental policies and procedures
  • Report necessary maintenance items
  • Follow all safety and sanitation policies
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • Previous leadership experience required
  • Computer literate in Microsoft Window applications preferred
  • University/College degree in a related discipline an asset
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities
  • Highly responsible & reliable
  • Ability to work cohesively as part of a team
  • Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times

Visa Requirements: Candidates with valid Kenyan work authorization are encouraged to apply.

How to apply

Use the links below to apply on the company website.

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