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Hostel ManagerBackpackers Central Hamilotn Hamilton / Waikato Hospitality / Service Accommodation + Pay(Know your rights) $40k-$60k
We are looking for an experienced & passionate accommodation manager for Backpackers’ Central Hamilton, located on the main street Hamilton, New Zealand.
As our name suggests, Backpackers Central Hamilton is conveniently located close to most amenities (Claudelands Arena, Rugby and Cricket Grounds, Founders Theatre, Bars, Restaurants and Supermarkets). Make Backpackers Central your base to explore.
Look out for our distinctive funky green signage. Group bookings are our specialty as we have 38 dorm beds, 7 doubles, 3 twins, 1 triple and quadruple rooms, 1 family and 18 singles. All linen and bedding are supplied.
The successful candidate will also have a proven track record of successful people management, outstanding organisational skills and a detail orientated approach. This role incorporates the entire management and running of Backpackers Central Hamilton with complete accountability for ensuring customer satisfaction, accurate reporting, management of staff including training, HR and recruitment, and ensuring correct and consistent application of internal systems and processes including a sales desk function. Confidence with numbers and a good working knowledge of Excel is essential. Applicants with strong experience working with property management systems, channel managers and travel desk sales will be given preference.
You must have:
* A management qualification and / or proven experience in hotel management
* Travel or tourism experience
* Knowledge and familiarity with people from different cultures and an ability to communicate well with them
* NZ citizen or permanent resident visa
* Be comfortable with a high level of autonomy and accountability.
* Be able to pass a pre-employment drug test
We are a fun, young and a full of vigour backpackers to work for and we have very high standards. Please email your CV in the first instance and outline why you would be a suitable manager for us.
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