Hotel Managers in Italian and French Alps

Location Europe
Sector Ski & Yacht
Job Role Ski Season & Chalet
Job Type Temporary vacancy
Salary See below
Job Number  45873
Created 15 September 2017

Our client is actively seeking dynamic Hotel Managers with a high level of initiative and strong problem solving abilities to manage superb chalet hotels located in top European ski resorts.


They are looking for confident, self-motivated managers with strong leadership skills and a commitment to provide outstanding customer service. You must have a wealth of experience from within the hotel, leisure or service industry to transfer to this new challenge.


You will manage the day-to-day running and operation of one of their hotels; ensure the hotel meets health, safety and hygiene standards, achieve budget and maximise profitability whilst ensuring your team deliver first-class service to guests.


Main Responsibilities



  • Assume overall responsibility and ownership for the effective, compliant and profitable running of the hotel

  • Ensure the hotel meets local health, hygiene and safety standards

  • Implement and maintain all standards & procedures laid out in the management manuals



  • Retain a high profile presence with guests and staff

  • Establish, develop and maintain professional working relationships with all department managers, local staff and external companies

  • Develop your professional reputation within resort

  • Dealing with guest complaints and problem solving



  • Manage and motivate your team to operate the hotel effectively

  • Devise and implement pre-season and on-going training plans for your team

  • Conduct staff reviews, appraisals and any disciplinary or grievance matters

  • Devise and Manage Hotel rota and timesheets in line with French labor Law

  • Compliance with French labor law –overseeing and manage legal documents in the event of an inspection



  • Monitor and control all hotel budgets, costs and monies

  • Proactively increase hotel revenue

  • Overall responsibility for accurate and timely financial reporting


Essential Requirements

  • At least 2 years’ management experience within the service industry

  • Previous overseas seasonal experience in a supervisory role or a good understanding of the ski industry

  • Excellent management and numerical skills


Package and Benefits

  • Return travel to/from UK

  • Medical insurance

  • Comfortable accommodation

  • All meals

  • Discounted drinks and beauty treatments (dependent on resort)

  • Lift pass, ski equipment hire and discounted lessons for beginners

  • Smart uniform

  • Holiday concessions for friends and family

  • A competitive salary

  • Comprehensive training

  • Opportunity to work year-round


Job number: 45873


This position is being managed by Lucy Simmonds. Please submit applications to or apply via the link below.

Due to the volumes of applications we are receiving at present, sadly, we can only guarantee a response to successful applicants. We will always endeavour to respond to every applicant where possible.

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