Posted May 3, 2021New Bedford Harbor Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection
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We currently have an exciting opportunity for a General Manager at the New Bedford Harbor Hotel located in Historic New Bedford, MA. We would welcome the opportunity to speak to you regarding this position as well as to answer any questions you might have regarding the company.
We are seeking a General Manager with a strong food and beverage background that is capable of maximizing revenue, minimizing expenses, motivating the team and maintaining the asset. They are ultimately responsible for leading their market and exceeding guest and associate expectations. We are looking for charismatic leaders that are confident in their ability to excel.
The General Manager, reporting directly to the Regional Hotel Director, is responsible for directly managing the entire hotel facility including banquets, the restaurant and rooms. Duties include ensuring a high level of guest satisfaction, restaurant and banquet menu development and planning, developing and maintaining strong relations with the community, budgeting, forecasting and payroll, associate recruitment and retention, and training and development. This will involve leading your team in the development, and implementation of property-wide strategies with the overall goal of meeting or exceeding guest expectations, and delivering a return on investment.
The ideal candidate will possess exceptional skills for the following responsibilities:
We are looking for a Hotel General Manager, who combines meticulous professionalism with a friendly, welcoming, and energetic personality. It is important that you are able to effectively manage P&L and financials to ensure your location’s continued profitability. You should also display excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills as well as strong customer-service and marketing abilities.
Specific qualifications for the role include
Ensuring compliance with: All food & beverage policies, standards, and procedures by training, supervising, and providing follow-up and hands-on management. All applicable laws and regulations, as well as food handling and sanitation standards.
The New Bedford Harbor Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection®, offers chic accommodations for business and leisure travelers. When you stay at the New Bedford Harbor Hotel, you can easily navigate the area to enjoy the unique local sights and sounds. Situated in downtown New Bedford near the business district, our hotel is close to popular attractions like the New Bedford Whaling Museum and the New Bedford Art Museum. Our hotel is also a short ferry ride from Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket, making it easy to enjoy a day trip to these scenic destinations. Many of our guests also schedule tours of the harbor.
Our one-of-a-kind boutique hotel features the classic amenities busy travelers prefer, such as free WiFi, free continental breakfast, state-of-the-art fitness center, and a lobby lounge and bar area. Our guests are invited to join us for lunch or dinner in the New Bedford Harbor Hotel Restaurant to enjoy New England classics and modern fare.