• Summer 24 - Assistant Hotel Manager Les Gets
  • Alpine Elements in Les Gets, , France
  • jobs
  • 1 week ago

jobs description

We employ up to 80 staff each season which gives Alpine Elements a unique advantage in offering the chance to work summer or winter and, if visa restrictions allow, back-to-back seasonal opportunities. With a variety of positions available, we are the perfect company to choose whether you are looking for a career progression or a one-off seasonal experience.

We are fully compliant with all immigration laws, therefore we welcome all nationalities to apply that have an EU passport, a right to work in France in the form of a CDS, or are from a country where you can obtain a visa. We are one of the few companies that assist UK applicants to complete their visa paperwork, meaning all UK passport holders are welcome to apply, however the recruitment process has extra steps to obtain your visa and work permits. The majority of our guests are from the UK, therefore it is compulsory that all applicants are fluent in English to be considered for a position.

We are an active company, and we... whole heartedly encourage our staff to get involved in mountain activities. Regardless of whether you are new to a sport, or a seasoned pro, we are confident you will find a home in France. We offer an encouraging environment for all levels of experience in a company where we actively look to promote from within.

Our recruitment process is designed to see the person behind the CV. Our personal approach enables us to achieve your goal of working a season, and making the most of that season, whilst delivering excellent guest service. We are looking for passionate applicants who can balance a demanding position whilst maintaining a good work/life balance.

Together we will ensure you will find & be in your element.


Overseeing the general day-to-day running of the hotel and its staff, you will work alongside the hotel manager to ensure the best possible customer service is provided to our guests.

Managing staff and adhering to brand standards will be a part of everyday life, along with back-office duties such as rotas, accounts, and compliancy paperwork in line with company expectations. You will ensure that the set staff standards for uniform, presentation and professionalism are always adhered to. You will be a natural leader and motivator who will work closely with the hotel team to inspire them to have a passion for what they do and the delivery of a seamless service which will exceed guests’ expectations.


Customer Focus
• To ensure guests’ expectations are always exceeded.
• Ensure all customer complaints are resolved in a timely and efficient manner and reported to the hotel manager/appropriate department.
• Meet company targets on feedback for cleanliness, food, and comfort.
• Provide an approachable, welcoming atmosphere within the hotel and between staff and guests.

• To ensure the hotel is running smoothly and efficiently in all areas - kitchen, restaurant, housekeeping, and bar.
• To assist with the checking and completion of weekly hotel accounts and administrative tasks including staff rotas, risk assessments, fire / health & safety, staff compliancy paperwork and HACCP. Use information to ensure all budgets, sales and customer satisfaction targets are being met.
• Make sure the cleanliness standards of the hotel is constantly upheld.
• Coach, motivate and performance manage the team throughout the season.
• To develop and maintain relationships with all suppliers.

What we are looking for

Motivated to achieve and encourage others to do the same.

The ability to manage workload by yourself and delegate to the team where appropriate.

Adaptable people with a flexible attitude towards work.

Team player.

Eye for cleanliness details.

Clear communication skills.

Ability to prioritise and plan.

Experience handling complaints, ability to think outside the box to resolve issues.

Requirements for the role

Experience in hospitality, specifically in front of house (Essential)

Previous experience managing team members at a supervisory or management level. (Desired)

Conversational French (Desired)

Other information:

Salary and Package benefits

35 hours a week working hours with a great work life balance. Full training and development available with great career progression opportunities.

Salary is competitive, uniform is provided, and staff meals are included within the working shifts. Accommodation and assistance to obtain a visa (UK only) can be provided as optional extras if needed
Les Gets France


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