Hotel Front Desk Manager
Job Description

Hotel Front Desk Manager Job Description

Hotel Front Desk Manager Job Overview

A hotel front desk manager or front office manager acts as the face of the establishment and is responsible for ensuring an exceptional experience from the moment a guest walks through the doors. They manage the reception area, hire, train, and supervise hotel front desk staff, interact with guests during check-in and throughout their stay, facilitate transactions, mitigate guest complaints, and compile occupancy reports and financial information.

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Hotel Front Desk Manager Job Summary

Are you looking for a rewarding leadership opportunity? We’re hiring a hotel front desk manager to lead our already amazing team. You’ll be responsible for managing the reception desk, supervising front office staff, enforcing hotel policies, and ensuring guest satisfaction. Applicants should have experience in the hospitality industry, demonstrate a commitment to customer service, and come to work with a positive attitude.


Ashburn, VA

Hotel Front Desk Manager Responsibilities

  • Direct operations at the front desk and ensure customer service meets our high standards for guest satisfaction
  • Hire, train, and supervise front office employees, ensuring they provide excellent guest services and enforce hotel policies
  • Interact with customers both in person and over the phone, assist with inquiries, and mitigate any guest complaints
  • Handle the front desk budget and order office supplies as needed
  • Compile occupancy reports and financial information for the general manager

Hotel Front Desk Manager Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent certification required
  • At least 2 years of work experience in office management as a front desk supervisor, assistant front office manager, or similar position in the hospitality industry
  • Strong knowledge of general hotel industry practices and policies
  • Possess excellent management skills, communication skills, and multitasking skills
  • Proficient bookkeeping skills, including experience with Microsoft Word and Excel strongly desired

Hotel Front Desk Manager Compensation

$14.75/hour (National Average)

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