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Area Information Technology Manager

Posted April 7, 2021

Motif Seattle
Seattle, WA
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Description

The Thompson Seattle & Motif Seattle are excited recruit for an Area IT Manager to support our two hotels!

At Hyatt, we believe our guests select Hyatt because of our caring and attentive associates who are focused on providing efficient service and meaningful experiences.

The Area Information Technology Manager functions as Business Manager for the technology department, to ensure all areas of the hotel are supported with proper computer systems in accordance with the brand standards of the hotel and company. Overall responsibilities include technical work, adherence to IT Security standards and compliance, customer service, financial management, administrative, operational and other responsibilities as assigned or required.

The Area Information Technology Manager is responsible for maintaining current systems, upgrading future systems, maintaining inventories, conducting on-site training to promote efficient operations and answer questions to avoid or resolve systems-related problems, establish policies and procedures, purchase operating equipment and maintain relationships with corporate office and Hyatt technology support teams. Work also involves conferring with programmers, application experts and computer operators in order to exchange information and resolve problems regarding daily operation of various applications systems, report generation, system enhancements, system failures and related issues. Successful candidates will have strong leadership, professionalism, organizational skills, project management skills, interpersonal and communication skills and a minimum of two years with WAN/LAN infrastructure and property management systems. This role will also ensure that both properties are in compliance with any external laws, regulations, or standards relating to the hospitality industry

Hyatt is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, age, religion, disability, veteran status, genetic information, citizenship status or any other group protected by law. 


Qualifications

Qualifications:

  • A true desire to satisfy the needs of others in a fast paced environment
  • Refined verbal and written communication skills
  • A minimum of 5 years of hotel technology experience preferred
  • Understanding of Hyatt's business and strategy
  • Strong analytical, organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Capable of handling fast paced, multi-project assignments
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Maintain a work environment that is comfortable, user-friendly, and organized
  • Ability to adapt to new demands, reprioritize workload and address urgent demands quickly
  • Ability to communicate effectively and respectfully to all colleagues and all internal/external resources
  • Eagerness and ability to learn new skills, technologies and business processes quickly
  • Must be adaptable to changing business environment
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Motif Seattle

1415 Fifth Avenue
Seattle, WA 98101

(206) 971-8000

319 Room Hotel

www.destinationhotels.com

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Motif Seattle, a Destination Hotel, is a 4 star hotel in the Central Business District of Downtown that is inspired by the area's rich fashion scene. Located on Fifth Avenue between Pike and Union Streets, the hotel offers locally-inspired fashion-forward guestrooms and suites with sweeping views of the city skyline, the Waterfront and the Olympic Mountains.

In the center of the city's energy and culture, Motif Seattle is surrounded by the city's finest restaurants, shopping, entertainment venues, museums and local attractions. Featuring the urban contemporary Frolik Kitchen + Cocktails, which has the largest outdoor deck in downtown Seattle.