General Manager - Wahm Bar
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Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. is one of the leading hotel and leisure companies in the world with more than 1,300 properties in over 100 countries and over 180,000 employees at its owned and managed properties. Starwood is a fully integrated owner, operator and franchisor of hotels, resorts and residences under the renowned brands: St. Regis®, The Luxury Collection®, W®, Westin®, Le Méridien®, Sheraton®, Tribute Portfolio™, Four Points® by Sheraton, Aloft®, Element®, along with an expanded partnership with Design Hotels™. The Company also boasts one of the industry’s leading loyalty programs, Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG®). Please visit www.starwoodhotels.com for more information.
W Doha Hotel & Residences has been awarded for the past 2 years Best Business Hotel by the Conde Nast Traveller Middle East Reader’s Choice Awards. We are setting the tone for fashion and entertainment lifestyle in Doha and in Middle-East. Working for unique and refreshing lifestyle brand such as W and joining Starwood - one of the leading names in hospitality will open doors for many future career opportunities.
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Nestled in the heart of the city, right in the business district where the past meets with the future, art meets science, tradition meets haute couture and culture meets nightlife, the W Doha reveals the unexpected side of modern Doha, thrilling guests with unrivalled insider access to what is new and next in this booming desert capital. Work and play come easy at the W, with Qatar Financial Center, major oil & gas corporations and ministries just walking distance from the hotel, plus the country’s largest mall just a 3 minute drive away.
As the Wahm Bar Manager you will be part of our Beverage & Food Department reporting to the Assistant Director of B&F.
As the Wahm Bar Manager you will be responsible to supervise the day to day operations of our Restaurant, Bar & Lounge in order to ensure compliance with all policies, procedures, standards while aiming at satisfying and exceeding the guests' expectations. Your further tasks are: to maintain high visibility in the Bar & Lounge to ensure smooth running of operations; to take corrective actions and handle guest complaints professionally; to support and look after special events and receptions held in the outlet; to manage and control stock ensuring par levels are maintained; to accomplish a set of administrative duties such as representing, leading, attending meetings, establishing required reports, scheduling, and forecasting; to participate in training, developing, coaching and managing directly reporting Talents; and finally to participate in the selection of Talent.
We expect you to have 4 years of experience in Food & Beverage operations in five star properties.
Previous Middle East Experience is preferred.
You should have at least 2 years of experience in a supervisory role in Bar & Lounge Operations.
A College Degree or a Diploma in Hotel Management or in a related filed are required.
We expect you to have in-depth knowledge of Microsoft Office software and Micros.
Proficiency in the English language, both written and verbal, is a must. Proficiency in the Arabic language is beneficial.
We want you to be an outstanding coach and mentor with strong leadership skills, committed to the development of your team.
We expect you to ensure that our guests feel welcome and WOW them in the W way!