General Manager- Fairmont Fujairah Beach Resort

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**General Manager**

******Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a global hotel brand offering and experiences in places of . Be an ambassador for the brand and your hotel as General Manager, where your leadership, strong interpersonal skills and strategic vision will drive solid operating results, an engaged team and memorable guest experiences.

**Hotel Overview:** ** **Fairmont Fujairah Beach Resort is an idyllic luxury resort in the United Arab Emirates, nestled amongst the hidden valleys of the majestic Al Hajar Mountains and lying along the coastal region of Dibba, against a dramatic backdrop of rugged terrain. Travelers can expect to discover a destination lauded for its natural beauty with archeological and heritage sites all within easy accessibility from the resort. Fujairah’s only art inspired resort, this luxury sanctuary comprises just 180 guest rooms and suites, all of which features either marina or ocean views. A showcase of art pieces from around the globe, the resort’s interior design is a juxtaposition of modern bohemian meets art-deco infused with arabesque touches.

**Summary of Responsibilities:**

Reporting to the Vice President, Operations, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:** **

* Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service
* Responsible for the overall management and strategic direction of the hotel
* Oversee the operations functions of the hotel, including but not limited to Food and Beverage and Rooms Division
* Lead and support all departments in the achievement of their financial and operational targets through establishment of a positive culture, clear expectations and policy and procedural implementation
* Direct the preparation, presentation and subsequent achievement of the hotel’s annual Operating Budget, Marketing & Sales Plan and Capital Budget
* Actively involved in various industry and community initiatives
* Act as spokesperson for the hotel and an ambassador for the Fairmont Brand
* Ensure that monthly financial outlooks for all departments are on time, on target and accurate
* Ensure full compliance to hotel operating controls
* Actively involved in the recruitment process of senior leadership positions within the hotel
* Follow department policies, procedures and service standards
* Follow all safety policies
* Other duties as assigned

## Employee Status


* Previous experience in a senior leadership role, within a similar hotel brand required
* Extensive hotel operations experience required
* Demonstrated knowledge of budget planning and financial controls required
* Computer literate in Microsoft Windows applications required
* University/College degree in a related discipline required
* Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities
* Highly responsible & reliable
* Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment
* Ability to work cohesively as part of a team
* Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times

** ****Our commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:**

We are an inclusive company and our ambition is to attract, recruit and promote diverse talent.

**Why work for AccorHotels?**

We are much more than a world leader. We are more than 250,000 hoteliers with a purposeful and heartfelt mission: to make every guest Feel Welcome in our 4,500 addresses and on our digital platforms. We are committed to a culture and guided by our values that make our talent _Feel Valued_. We want them to express their passions every day and realize their full potential through exemplary professional development and growth opportunities, enjoying a life filled with unlimited experiences.

*Primary Location:* United Arab Emirates-Dubai-Regional Office, MEAI

*Employee Status:* Regular

*Job Level:* Senior Leadership / Executive

*Schedule:* Full-time

*Shift:* Day Job

*Travel:* Yes, 10 % of the Time

*Closing Date:* 07.Jan.2019, 11:59:00 PM

*Req ID:* MAI00232