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General Manager

posted February 25, 2019

Holiday Inn Louisville Airport - Fair/Expo
Louisville, KY
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About This Job

  • Managing budgets and financial plans and controlling expenditure
  • Maintaining statistical and financial records
  • Setting and achieving sales and profit targets
  • Recruiting, training, and monitoring staff
  • Planning work schedules for individuals and teams
  • Meeting and greeting customers
  • Dealing with customer complaints and comments
  • Addressing problems and troubleshooting
  • Ensuring events and conferences run smoothly
  • Supervising maintenance, supplies, renovations, and furnishings
  • Dealing with contractors and suppliers
  • Ensuring security is effective
  • Carrying out inspections of property and services
  • Ensuring compliance with licensing laws, health and safety, and other statutory regulations

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Minimum of five years' experience as a General Manager at a limited service property. Hilton/Marriott experience highly preferred.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Hospitality Management or Business preferred.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing
  • Demonstrated ability to lead a team
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Financial savvy
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products

JOB COMPETENCIES:

  • Commitment to Task: Demonstrates dependability and shows a sense of urgency about getting results; willing to commit the hours it takes to get the job completed; takes responsibility for actions and achieves results; overcomes obstacles.
  • Communication Skills: Presents ideas, concepts, and information effectively and clearly through the spoken word; actively listens; communicates comfortably with various audiences; responds effectively to questions.
  • Flexibility: Adapts and changes course of action when appropriate; effectively transitions from task to task; deals well with unresolved situations, frequent change, delays, or unexpected events; maintains objectives amidst shifting priorities.
  • Initiative: Takes action proactively; addresses issues or opportunities without supervision; focuses on desired results and accomplishments; demonstrates clear purpose, enthusiasm, and a "can-do" attitude.
  • Managing Execution: Manages multiple projects and effectively prioritizes tasks, responsibilities, and goals; uses goals to guide actions and creates detailed action plans; organizes and schedules people and tasks; utilizes resources effectively to meet goals.
  • Teamwork: Works cooperatively with others to accomplish business goals and objectives; asks others for their ideas and opinions; supports team's decisions; contributes to the team's efforts.
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About This Employer

Holiday Inn Louisville Airport - Fair/Expo

447 Farmington Avenue
Louisville, KY 40209

(502) 637-4500

106 Room Hotel

www.ihg.com

Our Hotel

Government rate includes breakfast! New shuttle hours! Welcome to the Holiday Inn Airport Fair Expo! Located blocks from Churchill Downs we are the premier property for all things Kentucky Derby, Oaks and a local favorite Thurby! Walking distance to Churchill Downs, Papa Johns Cardinal Stadium and Kentucky Kingdom. Conveniently located 1.3 miles from Louisville International Airport with easy access to interstates 65 and 264; we are the go to property for University of Louisville and business travelers looking for a break from the construction and parking prices downtown!