Front Office Shift Leader - London Posting Date
Aug 02, 2021Job Number
Rooms & Guest Services OperationsLocation
The Park Tower Knightsbridge a Luxury Collection Hotel Londo, 101 Knightsbridge, London, London, United Kingdom Brand
The Luxury CollectionSchedule
The Luxury Collection is a glittering ensemble of locally authentic hotels and resorts from around the world. Our hotel teams curate the world's most enriching and desirable destination experiences. Our mission is to guide our guests, these seasoned travelers on transformative journeys that touch their spirits, enrich their lives and create lasting memories. If you are someone with an appreciation for evocative storytelling and a desire to provide genuine, personalized, and anticipatory service, then we invite you to join us on our journey and explore a career with The Luxury Collection.
Organize and coordinate group check-in/pre-registration procedures. Sell a room/accommodation to guests without reservations. Anticipate sold-out situations, identify how many rooms are over-committed; obtain alternative accommodations for guests with reservations. Block rooms in the computer, identify designated requirements. Perform duplicate reservation checks. Run and check daily reports/contingency lists. Supply guests with directions and information. Answer, record, and process all guest, requests, questions, or concerns; follow up to ensure each has been met to guests' satisfaction. Arrange transportation for guests/visitors. Issue safe deposit boxes. Count and secure bank at beginning and end of shift. Cash-guests' checks, process all payment types, vouchers, paid-outs, charges, and provide change.
Assist management in motivating and coaching employees; serve as a departmental role model. Follow company policies and procedures; report accidents, injuries, and unsafe work conditions to manager; ensure uniform and personal appearance are clean and professional; maintain confidentiality of proprietary information; protect company assets. Welcome and acknowledge guests according to company standards; anticipate and address guests' service needs; assist individuals with disabilities; thank guests with genuine appreciation. Speak using clear and professional language; prepare/review written documents accurately and completely; answer telephones using appropriate etiquette. Develop and maintain positive working relationships; support team to reach common goals. Ensure adherence to quality standards; identify and recommend new ways to increase organizational efficiency, productivity, quality, safety, and/or cost-savings. Stand, sit, or walk for an extended period of time. Enter and locate information using computers/POS systems. Move, lift, carry, push, pull, and place objects weighing less than or equal to 25 pounds. Perform other reasonable job duties as requested by Supervisors.
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