Front Office | Listed 01 February

Rydges South Bank Brisbane – Hotel Duty Manager

Work type
Full time

About EVT 

When you join EVT, you are joining one of Australia and New Zealand’s leading experience companies. EVT encompasses Entertainment businesses that excite every sense, Ventures driven by a passion for new opportunities and Travel businesses that always feel local and authentic. At EVT, we’re the shakers and the Daymakers. The experience creators. The possibility makers and opportunity takers. We aim to make a positive impact on our people, communities and environment, every day. 

About Rydges 

Australian & New Zealand owned and operated for more than 30 years, Rydges operates quality city, suburban, and resort-style hotels in key destinations across Australia and New Zealand, with a refreshingly down-to-earth approach. Rydges provides genuine local hospitality with quality essentials alongside its trademark ‘too easy’ service. 

About Rydges South Bank Brisbane

Level up your career with the best in Brisbane hospitality. Rydges South Bank is located in the heart of Brisbane’s arts and entertainment precinct, offering a variety of rooms, with state-of-the-art features, and fantastic amenities, including Soleil Pool Bar and the award-winning Bacchus Restaurant onsite. We can’t wait to hear from you!

About the role

We are seeking Hotel Duty Manager applications for a full-time position, with the flexibility to work all shifts over a 7-day roster. The role will coordinate and oversee the running of the hotel in the absence of senior management, assisting with the operations of Front Office, monitoring hotel security and maximising the profitability of operations.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure staff comply with all hotel standards, policies and procedures
  • Coordinate group arrivals and ensure preparations are made for VIPs and return guests
  • Provide clear concise communication to all departments within the hotel
  • Handle customer complaints, issues and incidents occurring within the hotel or affecting hotel guests
  • Coordinate and respond to guest requests in a timely manner
  • Lead by example and provide exceptional customer service at all times
  • Drive incentive programs to maximise revenue
  • Assist in the hotel’s food and beverage outlets where required
  • Assist to valet park guest vehicles and move guest luggage
  • Manage emergency situations and give first response to medical situations
  • Undertake regular security inspections of the hotel premises

Benefits & perks 

At EVT, we want our people to experience our businesses and be brand and experience advocates. So, we make sure access to amazing ‘Elevate Perks’ are available to all staff from day dot. 

  • Incredible team member discounts from your first day on-the-job.  
  • 50% off stays at EVT hotels – Rydges, QT, Atura, and more.  
  • $2 movie tickets, plus Moonlight, Gold Class, Candy Bar discounts and more.  
  • Awesome winter and summer savings and discounts at Thredbo.  
  • Rapid career growth opportunities through our EVT network.  
  • Local community involvement, volunteering and charitable giving.   
  • Australia and NZ’s largest and most diverse experiences company.   

Skills & experience 

  • Previous experience in a hotel supervisory or management role
  • Demonstrated ability to lead, manage and train staff
  • Proficiency in OPERA or similar systems
  • Cash handling and processing of financial transactions
  • Ability to build and maintain strong client relationships
  • Professionalism, time management and organisation skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Attention to detail
  • Exceptional personal presentation and grooming standards
  • Drivers license (manual preferred but not essential)
  • RMLV and RSA (desirable)

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