Assistant Lodge Manager | Bela Bela | 4 star Lodge

Recruit for Africa Date Job Posted: 15-May-2018

Location: Bela Bela

We are looking for an experienced ASSISTANT LODGE MANAGER to join this well-established 4 star Lodge located in Bela Bela region.

Main skills and experience required for this job:

  • 3 years minimum experience in similar LODGE MANAGEMENT position
  • Matric
  • Good command of the English language
  • Proven skills & track record in Front of House or F&B management, or both
  • Well-spoken and presentable
  • Be guest-centric ensuring great experiences
  • Innovative and creative - To drive hospitality at the Lodge to new levels
  • Must be experienced in managing, training, cost control and have strong administrative skills
  • Relationship building, with staff, guests, the community, the industry (agents and other lodges)
  • Strong leader who has been in charge of employees before
  • Formal hospitality degree/diploma preferable
  • Must be able to successfully manage the lodge in the absence of the Resident Lodge Manager, and assist in the day to day operations of the Lodge
  • Lateral thinking ability
  • Initiative
  • Must be able to cope under pressure to meet guests’ needs
  • Good interpersonal skills and communication with staff and guests
  • Attention to detail
  • Diligence and self-motivation to meet deadlines
  • Willingness/ability to share information and teach and inspire others
  • Computer and financial skill
  • Effective leadership & management skills
  • Plan and manage lodge operations effectively
  • Drive the broader goals of the group as required by Head Office
  • Knowledge of OPERA Systems required
  • Knowledge of Game Reserve Operations required
  • Computer literate
  • Able to handle pressure & difficult situations if required
  • Able to multi task & deliver as required in accordance with company’s standards
  • Adherence to all company practices
  • Leading, training and motivating the team
  • Drive the lodge’s quality plan and implement all required standards

Package on offer:

  • Salary is market related
  • Live-In
  • Meals on duty are provided
  • Medical aid for individual only, restricted to Classic Saver or below option on Discovery – forms part of CTC package (voluntary membership)
  • 13% Provident – forms part of CTC package (compulsory membership).

Start: ASAP

To apply for Assistant Lodge Manager | Bela Bela | 4 star Lodge, please send your CV in WORD document, with recent photo and contactable references.


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Job ID
Job Title
Assistant Lodge Manager | Bela Bela | 4 star Lodge
Employer Type
Bela Bela
Salary Type
Live In, Salary Market Related
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