General Manager – Four Seasons Hotel Beirut Jobs in Dubai – UAE at Four Seasons Hotels Limited
Title: General Manager – Four Seasons Hotel Beirut
Company: Four Seasons Hotels Limited
Location: Dubai – UAE
Type: Full Time
Category: Hospitality/Catering, Management
About Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts:
At Four Seasons, we believe in recognizing a familiar face, welcoming a new one and treating everyone we meet the way we would want to be treated ourselves. Whether you work with us, stay with us, live with us or discover with us, we believe our purpose is to create impressions that will stay with you for a lifetime. It comes from our belief that life is richer when we truly connect to the people and the world around us.
About Four Seasons Hotel Beirut:
Soaring high at the heart of Beirut’s historical downtown since 2010, with breathtaking panoramic vistas across the Mediterranean Sea and snow-capped Lebanese mountains, The Four Seasons Hotel Beirut offers leisure and business travelers a peaceful haven amidst a uniquely vibrant cosmopolitan city. Boasting a team of passionate local insiders, the hotel prides itself on its genuine service reflecting centuries-old Lebanese hospitality. In a city known for its exquisite dining scene, Four Seasons Hotel Beirut is the premier location for dining and entertaining with six distinctive restaurants and lounges – all with expansive outdoor terraces overlooking the Beirut Marina and Mediterranean Sea.
The Role of General Manager:
We currently have an opportunity for an experienced General Manager to join our Four Seasons Hotel Beirut team!
You will be responsible for the successful guest service delivery for the hotel and will be an active part of the local community. You will provide leadership and management for all hotel personnel, establish plans of character, integrity and of quality, which results in the continued life, growth and profitability of the business and take responsibility for the health, safety and welfare of our hotel guests and employees.
Our Ideal General Manager candidate will have:
Local market expertise, renovation and opening experience, and a hands-on approach with the ongoing restoration/renovation plans in order to get the hotel ready for re-opening. The ideal candidate must be eligible to work in Lebanon and fluency in Arabic would be a strong advantage for this location. You should be a dynamic and hands-on leader with a strong passion for people development; creating a sense of belonging among the employees and embracing the Four Seasons culture.
A strong operational leader and guest ambassador with the ability to challenge the norm and be solution oriented; you will lead the operational team in delivering consistently high service levels; ensuring our many return guests are warmly welcomed and looked after.
A strategic thinker and a seasoned leader with diplomacy and the ability to build strong relationships with key stake holders inside and outside the resort (Owners, Community), the ability to engage with ownership on strategies to increase revenues and understand their needs, and be able to draw a short to medium term vision for the hotel under the current business climate and a long-term vision, in particular for Food and Beverage.
You should have an innovative approach and a deep understanding of luxury to deliver both world class product and services, have strong finance/business acumen with the ability to drive outcome, and be a charismatic, nurturing and inspiring leader of our team.
As General Manager, you will be the Cultural Advocate of the Golden Rule in every employee action in your hotel; creating a great workplace for all great pe…