Marriott Receptionist – ADC in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Job Number 1800133U

Job Category Rooms and Guest Services Operations

Location The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, Dubai, United Arab Emirates VIEW ON MAP

Brand Westin Hotels & Resorts

Schedule Full-time

Relocation? No

Position Type Non-Management/Hourly

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The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina Peaceful retreat settled on Jumeirah Beach, the resort offers the perfect destination for the entire family to unwind and recharge with a breath-taking array of recreation activities, and close proximity to major Dubai local attractions. Featuring exceptional views over the Arabian Gulf, our impressive neoclassical architecture fills our five-star luxury beach resort in Dubai with charm and inspiration.

Asia de Cuba combines a high-energy environment with its Chino-Latino menu; intensely flavored, imaginatively prepared and ultimately celebratory. Rooted in the Chino-Latino cafes that dotted the streets first of Havana, and then of Miami and New York, Asia de Cuba has created a style of food and service all its own.

Jobresponsibilities will include, but not limited to the following:

Performs all duties in adherence to all company standards.

· To have sufficient knowledge of:

§ All departments

§ Managers information

§ Menus

§ Wine Lists

§ Opening times & closing times

§ Reservations policy

§ Organizational chart and extension numbers

· Greets and acknowledges guests while smiling and making eye contact.

· Recognizes repeat guests while smiling and making eye contact.

· Acts as a liaison between management and service staff

· Communicates guest complaints and compliments to management.

· Communicates guests needs to staff/management, i.e. celebrating anniversary and/ or birthday, etc.

· Alerts the kitchen of business flow, i.e. how many guests will soon be ordering, how many guests are having desert, how many guests are waiting to be seated, etc.

· Walks the floor and provides floor updates to management, i.e. how many open tables, open menus, etc.

· Ensures that guest seating is rotated between all service stations.

· Answers telephone, takes new reservations and maintains current reservations within procedural guidelines.

· To ensure good communication with all your superiors

· To ensure that all items of lost property are handed into the duty manager

· To ensure that the reservations area is kept clean at all times

· To deal with customer enquiry’s

· Carry out any reasonable request made by management

To move into this position you should have

· Fun, outgoing, energetic attitude

· Ability to comply with all Food and Beverage brand standards

· Passion for delivering exceptional levels of guest service

· Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

· Customer service oriented with an outgoing, upbeat and positive personality.

· professional well-groomed appearance.

· Ability to work in a team and independently.

· Excellent organizational skills with the ability to multi-task and meet multiple deadlines.

· Ability to successfully work in a fast paced environment.

· Ability to maintain composure in a potentially stressful environment.

· Ability to successfully interact with all levels of employees and management.

· Must have the ability to provide friendly, courteous and professional service to all internal and external customers/guests, at all times.

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