General Manager - DoubleTree Crystal City

Doubletree by Hilton
Arlington, VA
Sep 07, 2019
Sep 22, 2019
Full Time
A General Manager is responsible for managing daily hotel operations and providing overall leadership in the hotel's continuing effort to deliver outstanding guest service and financial profitability.Property Details:The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Washington DC-Crystal City, where you can take in the stunning Washington, DC skyline. Located in the vibrant Crystal City neighborhood of Arlington, VA, you're within minutes of many landmarks including the Washington Monument, United States Capitol and White House. Easily access the nation's capital with our complimentary shuttle service to Pentagon City Metro, Reagan National Airport (DCA), and Fashion Centre Mall.Enjoy our guest rooms and suites featuring modern furnishings, bathrooms and upgraded WiFi. Enhance your stay with a workout in our 24-hour fitness center. For a memorable dining experience, head to our SkyDome Restaurant, the only revolving rooftop restaurant with views of Washington, DC monuments.Our hotel offers 34,000 sq. ft. of flexible meeting space, featuring monument views, balconies and space for up to 1,000 guests. Imagine your next meeting, group event or wedding in our 14th floor meeting space-Windows Over Washington Collection-which offers a remarkable backdrop of the Washington, DC skyline.Please click here for additional information on the property.What will I be doing?As the General Manager, you would be responsible for managing daily hotel operations and providing overall leadership 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:Lead, direct and manage all hotel operations including, but not limited to hotel budgeting and forecasting, strategic planning, leading service initiatives, leading and managing balanced scorecard performance, implementing and complying with all company policies and standards, overseeing sales and marketing initiatives, leading and developing the executive team, responding to guests inquiries and resolving concerns and hotel-wide meeting participation and facilitationEnsure guest and team member satisfactionMonitor and develop team member performance, particularly the executive team and department heads, to include, but not limited to, providing supervision and professional development, scheduling, conducting counseling and evaluations and delivering recognition and rewardRecruit, interview and train team membersOversee service quality, operational efficiency, guest satisfaction, standards compliance and service and financial measurementsIdentify operational performance, productivity and efficiency gaps and implement measures to correct those deficienciesServe as primary liaison with hotel owners and corporate entitiesWhat are we looking for?Basic Qualifications:3+ years of general manager, hotel manager, assistant general manager or equivalent.Experience managing a full service property of $20M or greaterPreferred Qualifications:DoubleTree brand experienceLocal market expertise Strong commercial and revenue management experience 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! EOE/AA/Disabled/Veterans