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General Manager

posted December 30, 2016

Red Roof Inn Parkersburg
Parkersburg, WV
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About This Job

Job description

The General Manager position at Red Roof and Red Roof Plus is the entrepreneurial leader of the hotel. This position requires a commitment to managing all overall operations of the hotel and have the drive to manage others, generate revenue, control expenses, maximize profitability, deliver superior customer service and maintain a quality product. 

What you will be doing

  • Responsible for the management of the Front Desk, Housekeeping, Maintenance, Laundry, and Sales at the hotel.
  • Accurately execute all company and brand initiatives, policies and procedures, with continuous improvement in quality, service and operations
  • Ensures compliance with all internal audit requirements as well as Federal, State, and local regulations.
  • Control costs effectively to meet budget guidelines through forecasting, labor control and P&L performance.
  • Focuses on rate strategy, sales initiatives, and budget flow-thru to ensure high ROI.
  • Recruit, hire, train, and lead employees to meet and exceed service and quality goals.
  • Coach, counsel and motivate all employees as necessary.
  • Ensures reward and recognition programs for both guests and employee are in place and working.
  • Manages property inventory and ordering of supplies to ensure proper stock levels are maintained while remaining within budget.
  • Manages the daily, weekly, and monthly administrative functions including but not limited to scheduling, labor reporting, night audit verification, responding to guest reviews, etc.
  • Participates with leadership in the preparation of annual budget and other financial reporting throughout the year.
  • Ensure safety procedures are in place for the protection of employees, guests, and Red Roof assets.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

The ideal candidate for this position

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience, preferably in hotel, restaurant or retail management.
  • Profit and loss and budgeting experience strongly preferred.Sales background and rate/yield management experiences are preferred.
  • Relocation may be required and assistance is provided.
  • Ability and drive to lead a team and must have an attitude and passion for success.
  • Independent business mind preferred.
  • Must be self-motivated and have the ability to work without direct management.
  • CHA certification a plus.

Working conditions

Because Red Roof Inn hotels may be exterior corridor hotels, the physical environment may require the employee to work both inside and outside in heat/cold, wet/humid, and dry/arid conditions. Position may come into contact with pets. Employee is required to use personal protective equipment to prevent exposure to hazardous chemicals/materials. Regularly scheduled hours may include nights, weekend and holidays.  Schedules vary based on business need.
General Managers designated as Floating Managers will be required to travel extensively, including overnight travel.

Physical requirements

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to sit, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee must frequently lift or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Compensation: 50,000-60,000

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About This Employer

Red Roof Inn Parkersburg

3714 East 7th Street

Parkersburg, WV 26104-3879

Telephone (304) 485-1741

107 Room Hotel

www.redroof.com

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PROPERTY DESCRIPTION

Red Roof Inn Parkersburg has the following exciting tourist & business attractions just within a 10 minute drive; Blennerhassett Island Historical State Park, Blennerhassett Museum of Regional History, Fenton Art Glass Museum, Fort Boreman Historical Park, Henderson Hall, Holl’s Swiss Chocolatier, Mid-Ohio Valley Veteran's Museum, Mountwood Park, North Bend Rail Trail, North Bend State Park, Oil & Gas Museum & Ruble’s Sternwheelers. 

Other area attractions within a 20-30 minute drive, but are a must see; Children’s Toy and Doll Museum, The Castle, Hardly Able Carriage Company, Marietta Soda Museum, Ohio River Museum, Railroad Display and Caboose Mini-Museum, Rossi Pasta, Royal Vienna Dolls, Sweetapple Farm, Tree Sculpture Tour, Trolley Tours & Valley Gem Sternwheeler. 

Whether you are visiting for business or pleasure the Red Roof Inn will be your home away from home. We offer such amenities as; superior king rooms with in-room coffee, microfridges, free long distance, free fax service for up to 10 pages, iron & ironing boards and hair dryers. 

Please come and stay with us in Parkersburg, WV.