• Job Reference: CH1829
  • Date Posted: 3 July 2024
  • Recruiter: Crerar Hotels
  • Location: Nairn, Highland
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: £12 ph + extensive benefits package + service charge up to £2000 per y
  • Sector: Hotels
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

The opportunity has arisen for the right candidate to join our  growing team as a Host and demonstrate their strong work ethic, passion for hospitality and begin a journey of self development.

We employ people who apply the same amount of care and passion to their jobs as they do their hobbies - people who put our guests at the heart of everything they do.  And we're looking for more people like this to join our friendly and professional team.

Candidate attributes:

  • Well-presented and articulate
  • Enthusiastic and passionate about customer service
  • Great excellent communicator and team player with a can do' attitude
  • Have a responsible manner with the ability to remain calm under pressure should a situation arise
  • Take pride in your work
  • Honest and hardworking
  • A passion for helping guests
  • Great at upselling products and services
  • Ability to work flexibly,  with working weekends

Candidate responsibilities:

This hands on role will involve

  • Providing guests with first class customer service
  • .Becoming a welcoming face to the hotel for regular and new customers alike
  • Assisting guests on check in, and providing a porterage service to guest rooms
  • Providing local knowledge and expertise to give our guests an added value experience
  • Day to day running of the drawing room, assisting in clearing the area, serving guests and being the host
  • Upselling products and services to guests
  • Be personable and engaging, ensuring every interaction exceeds guest expectations
  • Process front desk audit reports
  • Cleaning tasks, and bar and reception duties when required
  • Consistently deliver company standards in your  role as Night Porter
  • Be enthusiastic, flexible and willing to learn with a professional and caring attitude
  • Have good attention to detail in maintaining the standards and security of the hotel throughout the evening ensuring the guests stay is seamless
  • Liaise with the Food & Beverage management team, Events office and Duty Manager, regarding any changes to numbers or room layouts.
  • Assist with any functions or events as required

What we offer

  • £12 per hour
  • 100% service charge, up to approx £2000 per year
  • Attractive staff uniform
  • Flexible working pattern 
  • Training and development opportunities including SVQ's and professional qualifications
  • Team meals
  • Discounted rates across our group of hotels for accommodation and food & beverage for you and your friends & family
  • Pension
  • Great selection of benefits