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Mozambique - Pristine, upmarket Beach lodge seeks a suitably qualified and experienced Management Couple to oversee, co-ordinate and manage all hospitality operations on site.
Daily lodge operations
Co-ordination and management of all departments: F&B, Front Office, Housekeeping, Maintenance, Kitchen, Watersports & Related activities, Spa
Hands on involvement, from working in Reception, Assisting in kitchen, F&B, Housekeeping , Hands on maintenance
Extensive administration: reporting to owner, financial accounts compilation
Staff management, development and training in effort to upskill a largely local staff complement (including roster compilation, management of leave cycle, HR & IR processes and procedures)
Extensive hosting of guests
What you need to apply for this position:-
Grade 12 (for each person applying)
Formal qualifications in Hospitality Management (for each person applying)
Minimum of 5-8 yrs previous working experience as a couple within the Hospitality Industry, with sound references, hands-on management experience and all round, thorough understanding of each department
Computer literate on MS Office suite/ Innkeeper or alternate PMS
Sound maintenance experience within the couple
Sound kitchen management/ F&B Management experience within couple
Highly beneficial to have when applying:
Maintenance experience on boat engines
Ability to speak Portuguese
· Reference: LS-71786-0810 · Salary: R25 000 - R35 000 Live in · Country: Mozambique · Province: · Date Posted: 08 Oct 2015 · Employer type: Beach/Island Resort
Mpumalanga – Leading luxury lodge group situated within Big 5 reserve seeks suitably qualified Relief management couple to join this prestigious team. Duties include provide a relief management function on a two week cycle in each of the lodges:
A beautiful 4* Game Lodge situated in the Sabi Sands in the Kruger Park.
General duties relating to the relevant positions will apply. Previous experience within similar roles essential.
There are 3 vacancies available at this Lodge. Couples or Single Candidates will be considered in the following positions:
Head Chef: Professional Cookery Diploma. Front Of House(FOH)/Junior Reservations:Not essential but relevant qualification is an advantage. Minimum Matric (Grade 12). Ranger/Field/Trails Guide: FGASA Level 1 and DEAT, PDP, ARH, Lead Trails or close to obtaining lead trails. First Aid level 1. Game Drive & Bushwalk experience in a Big 5 area.
This candidate needs to have the following skills:
Head Chef: Min 2 years industry experience. We are seeking someone who can take control over and run the kitchen without supervision. Menu Planning and budgeting, Weekly orders, Time keeping and shift planning, Manage all kitchen and waiting staff. Should be very creative and have a passion for cooking.
Front Of House(FOH)/Junior Reservations: Pastel and previous reservations experience would be a great advantage as would need to relieve reservationist for 2 weeks. 2 - 3 years industry experience.
Ranger/Field/Trails Guide: FGASA Level 1 and DEAT, PDP, ARH, Lead Trails or close to obtaining lead trails. First Aid level 1. Game Drive& Bushwalk experience in a Big 5 area.
Benefits will include:
Head Chef: Salary R 9000.00 neg dep on exp. Full live in. 6 weeks on, 2 weeks off. Front of House/Junior Reservations: Salary R 6000 neg dep on exp. Ranger/Field Guide: R5500 Neg Dep on exp.
· Reference: LS-71738-2903 · Salary: Negotiable · Country: South Africa · Province: Eastern Cape · Date Posted: 29 Sep 2015 · Employer type: Game Farm & Lodge
Struwig Eco-Reserve is a private reserve within the Balule and Greater Kruger National Park conservation system. It is situated on the Olifants river 40 kilometres from Hoedspruit. It can accommodate 5O guests in chalets, a youth dormitory or a bush camp.
A management couple is needed to work within a small team set-up, which asks of the staff to each fulfil various roles. The reserve is managed by a trust which requires high ethical, spiritual and moral standards due to its association with certain organisations.
The couple will share a flat.
Some meals will be included.
Skills/Requirements: Assistant reserve manager
The person will assist the reserve manager and stand in when he is not available.
The person's regular tasks will focus on tourism, marketing and hospitality management. A related qualification or proven ability in this field is necessary.
The person will be responsible for guiding and needs to be a fully qualified and registered field guide with the qualifications and experience to lead walking trails. (Including DEAT registration, THETA assessment, Trails Guide qualification, First aid and rifle competency.)
The person will be responsible for the development and maintenance of amongst others the terrain, buildings, vehicles and water and electrical infrastructure. A related qualification or proven ability in this field is necessary.
The person will assist in guiding and needs to be a qualified and registered field guide with the qualification to manage walking trails.
Both candidates need to have a code C1 or higher driving licence and PDP.
Candidates needs to be bilingual (Afrikaans and English).
· Reference: LS-71655-1603 · Salary: R3 500 - R5 000 each depending on experience · Country: South Africa · Province: Mpumalanga · Date Posted: 16 Sep 2015 · Employer type: Game Farm & Lodge
Botswana, Okavango Delta Luxury Lodge situated within Pristine Wilderness area seeks suitably qualified and experienced Lodge Management Couple to run lodge operations. Duties include:-Co-ordinate all departments to ensure seamless levels of service . Lodge administration/ Stock control .Logistics management for stock (Purchasing, receiving, issuing, storage, rotation, stock take) keeping in mind logistics and distances from suppliers .F&B management (costings, menu compilations in conjunction with Exec Chef),ensure high service standards Hosting of guests Related lodge administration . Attending to maintenance issues on site . Staff management, development and training
Client requirements include:- MINIMUM for visa National Diploma in Hospitality / Tourism Management Grade 12 (matric) Minimum of 5+ years working experience in capacity of lodge management couple .Extensive hospitality management experience, from Front Of House, to F&B, Housekeeping and maintenance .Computer literate on Ms Office suite, Pluspoint and Apex systems 12 Luxury Bush Pavilions, bar, Central dining area, lounge & library, Curio Shop. Also offer Spa Treatments on site.Would manage staff complement of 58 Employees Work cycle: 3 months on 28 days off. Work on PlusPoint & Apex Systems Package includes: Annual return flight to Jhb Full Medical Aid cover .Full board & Lodging Monthly beverage allowance Bednight allocation within any Botswana or Zambian lodges. 1st Prize is Lodge Administrator/ F&B Manager combo to manage those two portfolios respectively
· Reference: LS-71656-23 · Salary: Negotiable on exp live in · Country: Botswana · Province: · Date Posted: 16 Sep 2015 · Employer type: Game Farm & Lodge
Seeking an Assistant Manager / Assistant Management Couple with formal hospitality qualifications and at least 3 years formal experience within a 4/5 Star Hotel. Must be well educated, well presented individuals and must be willing to work in a remote environment in Mozambique. Must have experience in staff management.
Assisting the management couple with the day to day mangement of the lodge, and overall mangement of the lodge in the absence of the mangement couple:
Food and Beverage
Reception and Reservations
General Assistance in the daily running of the lodge
Skills / Requirements:
Must have formal hospitality qualifications and at least 3 years experience within a 4/5 Star Hotel.
Computer Literate: must be proficient on formal hotel systems (For example Easy Pos, Protel, Micros, Opera etc)
Well known 5* lodge close to Vaalwater is looking for a mature Lodge Managment couple to assist the General Manager in the day to day running of the lodge. This is an excellent opportunity for mature and stable couple. Couples must prove combined skills and experience and qualifications in remote luxury lodge management including:
International client liaison
Food & Beverage (both kitchen & service)
Guiding or Hospitality or Food and Beverage Management qualification
A minimum of 6 years' previous Operational experience at Management Level is essential
Proven management experience in a 5* environment is essential
International experience will be advantageous
Proven record in overseeing all budgetary aspects and ensuring that the budget is not exceeded at any time.
Knowledge of preparing and submitting, on a monthly basis, a report detailing forecast vs. actual results vs. budget per outlet and reasons for any variances to budget/forecast.
Proven troubleshooting and problem solving ability
Proven experience in coordinating, managing & motivating a highly diverse compliment of staff
The ability to maximise staff performance through training & coaching
Flexibility and ability to work long hours & shifts
The ability to work in a highly pressurised work environment
· Reference: LS-71503-2502 · Salary: R25K + Live in · Country: South Africa · Province: Limpopo · Date Posted: 25 Aug 2015 · Employer type: Game Farm & Lodge
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