Front Desk Supervisor

Front Desk Supervisor

Posted March 10, 2020

R-174773

It’s all about the people for you. You understand that your department is a critical, often first, touch point for guests. Your expert skill and natural ability to foster relationships ensures that your team’s ON it. You’re a wiz at juggling schedules. You know the groups and arrival times to staff efficiently, with operational ease top of mind. Fluid communications and accurate timely reporting keep departmental partners informed, enabling smooth operations and increased profitability. Ready to rise? Interstate’s Front Desk Supervisor position may be the perfect opportunity for your talent to shine and your career to elevate.

As Front Desk Supervisor, you will

  • Oversee the front desk staff to ensure optimal guest experience and smooth front desk operation. Pitching in, you attend to guest needs at the front desk. You know the property layout by heart to ably guide guests and answer questions.
  • Create an environment where motivated people want to join, learn, do their best, and advance. Oversee a diverse team of motivated desk agents by modeling the way, by training, empowering, and coaching throughout the employment lifecycle.
  • Keep a pulse on workflow, room status and group activity and effectively communicate info for well informed fellow departments, to increase team efficiency and overall productivity.
  • Help with security by ensuring cashier reports balance, banks and deposits are verified, and key control is monitored.

Fundamentals

A high school education or equivalent is required, with one to two years’ supervisory experience in hospitality or other customer-related position. You must have excellent verbal and written English communication skills, with a second language helpful.  The ability to access, retrieve and leverage info from the hotel property management system is expected. You must also be able to handle cash or credit transactions and have Microsoft Office and Excel proficiency. General office equipment and cash register operation knowledge is expected.

Interstate Hotels & Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

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If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a medical condition or disability, please call (703) 387-3888 or email ADA.Assistance@interstatehotels.com with the nature of your accommodation request and include the Hotel location and title of the job opening. Please allow one (1) business day for a reply.

Holiday Inn Express Walnut Creek

164 Room Hotel

Our Hotel

Conveniently located just off of I-680, the Holiday Inn Express® Walnut Creek hotel welcomes visitors to the beautiful East Bay area. The hotel's location near San Francisco provides easy access to city businesses and attractions, and it lets guests experience the charming beauty that surrounds our hotel's facility.

In Walnut Creek, California, guests are able to stay close to businesses like CVS, Kaiser Permanente and John Muir Hospital. In addition to its proximity to major companies, our hotel also features free high-speed, wireless Internet access, free parking and an on-site business center, which has copy, fax and Internet services.

While guests are at the hotel, we want to ensure their stay is as enjoyable as possible. Each morning, we serve the complimentary, Hot Express Start Breakfast Bar, which features our signature cinnamon rolls and Smart Roast coffee. By offering a well-equipped fitness center, outdoor pool and triple-sheeted bedding, we strive to make every stay as relaxing as possible!