Assistant Front Office Manager - Waldorf Astoria

Employer
Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Sep 29, 2022
Closes
Oct 10, 2022
Ref
673149424
Hours
Full Time
Forge your legacy by joining the newest and highly anticipated Waldorf Astoria hotel, located at the epicenter of DC on Pennsylvania Avenue, as an Assistant Front Office Manager!The iconic Old Post Office has been reimagined as Waldorf Astoria Washington DC - reclaiming its position as one of Washington, DC's preeminent addresses where all are welcome. With 263 rooms, 38,000 square feet of event space, and 2 restaurants plus 3 bars, this is the new home for Washington, DC's most consequential events, groundbreaking meetings, and unforgettable experiences.In this role, you will manage all Front Office operations to include, but not limited to, guest service and registration (check-in/check-out), room inventory and availability, guest service standards and initiatives, product quality, cost controls and overall profitability, marketing initiatives, systems use and management, budgeting and forecasting, department management, policy and procedure implementation and enforcement and meeting participation and facilitationThe ideal candidate will Have 1 or more years of Hotel Front Office experience 1 or more years of Supervisory/Management experience Open schedule availability required - to include overnights Luxury Hotel experience preferred Managing in a unionized environment preferred OnQ experience preferred Want to learn more? Hotel Website, Facebook, InstagramWhat will I be doing?As an Assistant Front Office Manager, you would be responsible for assisting in the direction and administration of Front Office operations in the hotel's continuing effort to deliver outstanding guest service and financial profitability. Specifically, you would be responsible for performing the following tasks to the highest standards: Assist in the management of all Front Office operations to include, but not limited to, guest service and registration (check-in/check-out), room inventory and availability, guest service standards and initiatives, product quality, cost controls and overall profitability, marketing initiatives, systems use and management, budgeting and forecasting, department management, policy and procedure implementation and enforcement and meeting participation and facilitation Assist in monitoring and developing team member performance to include, but not limited to, providing supervision, conducting counseling and evaluations and delivering recognition and reward Recruit, interview and train team members Assist in monitoring and assessing service and satisfaction trends, evaluate and address issues and make improvements accordingly Oversee the VIP guest process including, but not limited to, reviewing VIP reservations and ensuring smooth check-in/check-out Assist with up-selling techniques to promote hotel services and facilities to maximize room occupancy and overall revenue Ensure team members have current knowledge of hotel products, services, facilities, events, pricing and policies and knowledge of the local area and events What are we looking for?Since being founded in 1919, Hilton has been a leader in the hospitality industry. Today, Hilton remains a beacon of innovation, quality, and success. This continued leadership is the result of our Team Members staying true to our Vision, Mission, and Values. Specifically, we look for demonstration of these Values: Hospitality - We're passionate about delivering exceptional guest experiences. Integrity - We do the right thing, all the time. Leadership - We're leaders in our industry and in our communities. Teamwork - We're team players in everything we do. Ownership - We're the owners of our actions and decisions. Now - We operate with a sense of urgency and discipline In addition, we look for the demonstration of the following key attributes: Quality Productivity Dependability Customer Focus Adaptability What will it be like to work for Hilton?Hilton is the leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For nearly a century, Hilton has offered business and leisure travelers the finest in accommodations, service, amenities and value. Hilton is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences across its global brands.Our vision "to fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality" unites us as a team to create remarkable hospitality experiences around the world every day.And, our amazing Team Members are at the heart of it all!The Benefits - Hilton is proud to have an award-winning workplace culture ranking #2 Best Company To Work For in the US We support the mental and physical wellbeing of all Team Members so they can Thrive personally and professionally in a diverse and inclusive environment, thanks to innovative programs and benefits such as: Health insurance Career growth and development Team Member Resource Groups Recognition and rewards programs Go Hilton travel discount program Best-in-Class Paid Time Off (PTO) Supportive parental leave Employee stock purchase program (ESPP) - purchase Hilton shares at 15% discount Debt-free education: Access to a wide variety of educational credentials (ex. college degrees, high school completion, English-language learning, digital literacy, professional certificates and more)