Lodge Manager / Couple – KZN

Award-winning 5* Luxury Lodge is looking for a LODGE MANAGER OR COUPLE

Location: KZN

Candidate requirements:

  • Grade 12 and a Diploma in Hospitatlity Management or equivalent
  • Must have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in managing a 5 star luxury safari lodge
  • Must have a good working knowledge of all lodge departments, particularly FOH, Kitchen and F&B departments
  • Must be able to relief the General Manager when on leave
  • Must be able to confidently host guests (drinks, sundowners and dinners)
  • Be able to take the lead on groups, VIP repeat guests and host all agents and operators
  • Ensure that training and development of staff is coordinated and planned according to budgets
  • Must have a sound product and market knowledge, including international trends
  • Must be very self-motivated and have the ability to motivate others
  • Must be fully computer literate
  • Must have an excellent command of the English language (other languages – beneficial)
  • Be proactive, problem-solving and quick at making sound decisions
  • Must be able to plan, prioritise and work under pressure
  • Must have excellent staff management skills and be a team player
  • Must be positive, outgoing and have excellent guest relations skills
  • Valid SA drivers license essential

Couples will be considered.

Live in position, meals, provident fund and medical aid contribution.