We are looking for a Lodge Management couple for an exclusive 5 star Lodge in the Welgevonden Big 5 Game Reserve.You will be reporting directly to the owners and your responsibilities will include:Management of the lodge and staff on all levels. Close working relationships with the staff and head chef at the lodge.Partner 1Assistant ManagerAll FOH duties – guest relations (meet and greet, hosting, curio shop sales)Communication with the reservations team as to particular guest requirementsStaff / HR – Management of all staff; rosters, monthly wages; recording of leave;Managing the housekeeping teamAdministration – stock control; purchases, month end stock counts; petty cash management; balancing of guest monies receivedReservation assistant when required.
Responsibilities + Skills
Excellent computer literacy skills. Flawless English; both spoken and written. Must be a team player and able to communicate effectively with all staff. Dedicated and committed, accountable, loyal and trustworthy. Strong leadership and team coordinating skills. Organized, result orientated and highly motivated.
Lodge Manager & Trails GuideOverall manangement of all staff including maintenance team and 3 full time guidesMaintain and control budgets
A Matric and tertiary qualification is needed preferably one in the tourism industry. At least 5 years experience in a lodge management rollDrivers license, and PDP is essential. Level II FGASA and full trails / back up trails as well as walking Safaris.At least one person must have an up to date Fi