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Gallery Host

posted August 24, 2019

Hyatt Union Square New York
New York, NY
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About This Job

Opportunity: Host

Act as host providing guests with a full range of individualized service during hotel stay.

Potential Career Path

Front Desk Supervisor or Sales Coordinator – Front Office Manager or Sales Manager

Position Requirements

  • Greet, register, and assign rooms to guests of the hotel.
  • Verify customers' credit, and establish payment method.
  • Make and confirm external reservations for dinner, entertainment, and transportation.
  • Compute bills, collect payments, and make change for guests.
  • Answer hotel phone and handle guest requests and inquiries.
  • Transmit and receive messages, using telephones or PMS system.
  • Deposit guests' valuables in hotel safes or safe-deposit boxes.
  • Perform bookkeeping activities, such as balancing accounts.
  • Serve food in guest rooms upon request, ensuring a positive in-room dining experience.
  • Act as a private lounge host.
  • Follow sustainability guidelines and practices related to HHM’s EarthView program.
  • Practice safe work habits and use required safety equipment.
  • Be aware of guest satisfaction scores and work toward increasing departmental and overall guest satisfaction.
  • Perform other duties as requested by management.

Experience

  • High School diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Previous customer service experience required or equivalent training.
  • Dynamic, engaging and passionate personality with the ability to multi-task.

Work Environment and Context

  • Work schedule varies and may include working on holidays, and weekends.
  • Requires standing for extended periods, walking, pushing, lifting up to 25, bending and reaching.

What We Believe

People Are Our Capability – Hearts That Serve – Only Excellence – Stay Nimble - Own It

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About This Employer

Hyatt Union Square New York

134 Fourth Avenue
New York, NY 10003

(212) 253-1234

178 Room Hotel

www.hyatt.com

Our Hotel

Located close to 14th Street in the heart of New York City, our AAA Four Diamond, Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star hotel is an upscale urban space that combines contemporary design with natural elements. The hotel's exterior is adorned with a historic façade, the lobby features 25-foot ceilings, and guest rooms and suites are comfortable yet chic. Our luxury boutique NYC hotel near Union Square will exceed all expectations. We invite travelers to stay, explore and have an adventure in our exciting city.

We hope visitors let Bowery Road and the Library of Distilled Spirits provide them and their guests local, seasonal dishes and unique cocktails to create a unique event. We offer the perfect spaces for your seated dinners and cocktail parties. We also offer an experiential dining experience with Chef Ron Rosselli for small private dining events of up to 20 guests.