Hotel Manager

Location: Lake District
Salary: £40,000 - £42,000 plus live-in
Job Reference: HSUKLDH
Contact Name: Helen Pleasant
Contact Email:
Contact Number: 01482217252

Job Description:

Hotel Manager, £40,000 – £42,000 per annum, plus a 2 bedroom cottage available as part of the package. 

3 star midmarket hotel with 22 bedrooms along with a busy Restaurant, Bar & Lounge, and outside area over looking a lake. The customer base is very much leisure orientated throughout the year and benefits from a strong sleeper/diner ratio, repeat business, walkers, dogs are allowed to stay too. You will be working with an Assistant Manager and supervisors with a team of 19 in total with a Head Chef that has been with them for 8 years. The PMS system is Rezlynx.

This is a great opportunity for a ambitious manager to come on board and head up this stunning venue in the heart of the Lake district, this is a position which comes with a large amount of autonomy and freedom to influence change in a growing business.

Suitable candidate will be able to demonstrate:

  • Experience working in a busy hotel operation, overseeing teams up to 20 + hotel staff
  • Experience delivering a 1st class hospitality & service experience, in a busy, hands-on venue
  • First rate understanding of back of house systems, costings, stock, labour and financial controls
  • A professional and confident demeanour is essential, as is the ability to show the company ethos & high standards every day in service & management.
  • Understanding of the latest H&S guidelines and procedures.
  • Experience of working in a similar sized venue, and within a ‘hands on’ management structure.
  • Have a friendly yet professional persona
  • Be a strong leader, being able to enthuse those around you
  • Be able to lead by example to ensure your high standards filter through the front & back of house teams
  • Controlling the staff management and training along with ordering and stock control.
  • Have the ability to self-manage and the ability to adapt and improvise to changing situations.