Posted June 1, 2021Home2 Suites Des Moines at Drake University
New hotel, opened November 2020. Directly across the street from Drake University campus. Competitive pay, bonus and benefits package.
First Hospitality is a national, experienced, and established hospitality management and development company serving the investment and real estate industries. Since 1985, we have been an award-winning pioneer in the hospitality industry. In 2019, First Hospitality was named as Forbes America’s Best Midsize Employer.
For 35 years, we’ve led our industry and our partners as a beacon of passion, progress, and profitability. Between our decades of experience and the energy and enthusiasm of our team, we’re dedicated and discerning partner in hotel management, acquisitions, and development. Being one step ahead is more than a goal; it is our legacy and our promise.
We have successfully developed, marketed, and managed properties throughout the Midwest, ranging across 19 brands from full service to limited service, and suburban to city center. We understand that our success is rooted in the quality of our people. Our innovative people practices focus on rewards for results. Our company's success is rooted in the individual and is nurtured through the embracement of a common set of values.
First Hospitality seeks a positive, service-oriented, energetic and self-motivated General Manager to join our exceptional team.
The General Manager will report to the Regional Vice President of Operations and is responsible for overseeing the operational functions for the hotel to include Front Office, Housekeeping, Breakfast Room, Maintenance and Night Audit. The position also oversees all the sales efforts for the hotel and addresses all daily guest and associate concerns in the hotel.The primary function is to run a smooth and profitable operation, to serve as key point-person for guests and associates, and to ensure that the utmost service and hospitality standards are maintained.
First Hospitality seeks to attract and retain a high performing and diverse workforce in which employees’ differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse customers we serve. We foster a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration, flexibility and fairness.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
We are conveniently located off I-235, on the edge of Drake University campus, conveniently less than three miles from downtown Des Moines, and about five miles from the Airport. Check out the local Mars Café, Drake Diner, and Woody’s Smoke Shack for a taste of Des Moines. Enjoy a swim in our indoor heated saline pool.