HOUSE MANAGER, QATAR
Our client, a VIP family in Doha, isseeking a professional House Manager to join their household team.
The House Manager will be responsibleto provide a proposal of how many staff will be required and assist with theclient’s move into their new home
The successful candidate will beresponsible for the management and operations of the house, to the satisfactionof the family needs and to maintain the benchmark of quality and comfort.
As part the role, you will superviseand control the different operations in the house and will also ensure that thefamily, guests and staff are happy and comfortable.
More specifically, your rolewill include but not be limited to organizing and directing all operations andservices including food and beverage, housekeeping, guest handling andmaintenance.
You will encourage, develop andmaintain a strong team environment, delivering prompt and courteous service.
You will also be required to takeaccountability for establishing superior standards and quality service,developing the highest level of personal professional performance.
Manage budgets and expenses
Prepare financial plans to control expenditure
Maintain statistical and financialrecords
Carry out inspections of the house forcleanliness, maintenance and appearance
Supervise maintenance, supplies,renovations and furnishings
Interact with the contractors andsuppliers and ensure that the machinery and equipment is in working order
Meet and Greet Guests
Assign duties to household staff andschedule shifts
Recruit and train staff when required
Ensure smooth operations with regardsto events, family parties and gatherings
Be the main point of contact for safetyand emergency services
Minimum of 7 years of experienceworking in international five star hotels at senior level or within highprofile private households
Bachelor’sdegree in hospitality management or other related field
Patient and helpful attitude.
Excellent communication skills in English(Arabic an advantage though not essential)
Knowledge of Arabic culture, customsand tradition
Highly organized with an ability towork under pressure at short notice and for long hours
High degree of administration andfinancial management skills
A highlycompetitive salary
Singleaccommodation and transportation
Package of otherExpat benefits