24 Nov 2016
22 Dec 2016
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About Murwab Hotel Group

Established in 2015, Murwab Hotel Group is Katara Hospitality’s standalone operating division which manages an international collection of boutiques upscale hotels and brands offering contemporary hospitality steeped in cultural heritage.

The Murwab Hotel group currently manages properties under its three main areas of business: Murwab Hotels, The Bürgenstock Selection as well as a collection of independent non-branded upscale properties.

Murwab Hotels is a contemporary collection of stylish upscale hotels that offer dynamic and engaging hospitality. Murwab Hotels connect with local culture and traditions to offer truly authentic experiences.

The Avenue , a Murwab Hotel

The Avenue Hotel will open in early 2016 with its 170 keys as a contemporary upscale hotel located on Jawaan Street in the Al Sadd District. The Avenue aims to feature a World Renowned branded restaurant, an all-day dining restaurant and we are finalizing negotiations for a Six Senses Spa. The Avenue, a dry hotel is a stylish boutique hotel, very much tailored towards the GCC business traveler. 

Job Requirements:

As Receptionist, you will provide reception services for Guests to contribute to an overall exceptional experience from check-in through check-out and complete audits, as required. A Receptionist contributes to the first impressions of our Guests and, therefore, must perform the following tasks to the highest standards:

Experience & Education:

It would be advantageous in this position for you to demonstrate the following capabilities and distinctions:

Achieve positive outcomes from Guest queries in a timely and efficient manner

Ensure an efficient reception experience for Guests, including check in/out, and complete audit procedures, as required

Ensure that both the Front Office Manager and Reception Supervisors are kept fully aware of any relevant feedback from guests and, or, other departments.

Demonstrate a high level of customer service at all times

Attend appropriate training courses, when required, and assist with the Night Team’s training and development efforts


Demonstrate a knowledge of hotel room categories, room rates, packages, promotions and other general product knowledge necessary to perform daily duties


Maximize room occupancy and use up-selling techniques to promote hotel services and facilities


Use the correct procedures regarding the acceptance of foreign currencies, credit cards and cash in accordance with the hotel credit policy


Comply with hotel security, fire regulations and all heath and safety legislation

Act in accordance with policies and procedures when working with front of house equipment and property management systems

Follow company brand standards

Assist other departments, as necessary

Previous experience in a customer-focused industry

Positive attitude and good communication skills both written and verbal

Previous experience in cash handling

Diploma / Certificate in Hotel Management or equivalent

Commitment to delivering a high level of customer service

Excellent grooming standards

Ability to work on your own and as part of a team

Competent level of IT proficiency