Operations Manager - Safari Lodge - Tanzania

Zeebra Junction Date Job Posted: 06-Dec-2018

Location: Limpopo


My client an established 5 Star Safari Lodge in Tanzania (50 suites) recruiting for a Lodge Operations Manager


Applications should be done online to this advert or alternitivly : email- The Recruiter - [Please apply below] 


  • Salary : ZAR 25000 - 30000 / paid Nett equivilent is US$ - Negotiable 
  • Accommodation- Full Live in with Meals
  • National Pension fund - all contributions by made company / fully paid out at end of contract 
  • Costs of permits and visas covered by the company 
  • Medical cover in country
  • Annual leave and air tickets to point of origin
  • 2 year contract - renewable   


  • Grade 12 
  • Hotel School Diploma or similar  ( prerequisite for purpose of aquiring working Visa's and Permits )
  • Minimum of 3 years experience as a Senior Department Manager GM, F&B Manager, Rooms Division , as well as a minimum of 3 years experience in an Operations Management position in a 4/5 Star Hotel / Lodge


  • Should be experienced within all different areas of a Hotel / Lodge 
  • Polite, friendly person with a strong personality that can think on their feet
  • Well spoken and well presented individual
  • Strong leader who have been in charge of employees before
  • Must  be computer literate
  • Previous experience on POS and PMS systems 


  • Effective leadership, manage and oversee all departments within the hotel
  • Plan and manage the day to day operations effectively
  • Drive the broader goals of the hotel in relation to all outlets mentioned above
  • To ensure consistent acquisition and maintenance of guests
  • The managing of Human Resources paperwork for the entire hotel
  • Ensure the required policies, procedures and administrative systems and controls are in place
  • Day to day guest interaction to receive feedback and actively implement necessary action
  • Overseeing and assisting in departmental stock takes
  • Adherence to all company practices
  • Leading, training and motivating the team
  • Drive the hotel’s quality plan and implement all required standards

Job ID
Job Title
Operations Manager - Safari Lodge - Tanzania
Employer Type
Salary Type
R25k - 30k per month + Nett Salary,Accommodation, meals and full expat benefits
Start Date