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
Meet all the necessary requirements listed in the job description
Are eligible to live and work in the country specified in the job description