Company Description: We are looking for individuals who are committed to delivering an exceptional experience for our guests, owners, and team members. We are seeking candidates who are passionate about life and bring those qualities to work every day. Do you instill confidence, trust, and respect, encourage success, and build relationships? We would love for you to apply now to join our friendly, engaged, professional team.
Front Desk Specialist (Part Time)
$14.50 Per Hour
Pittsfield, Lee, Berkshire County, Springfield, MA
Hotel & Restaurant
High School or Equivalent
Up to One Year
Nice to have
Front Desk Experience, Customer Service Experience - Preference:
At Holiday Inn Club Vacations, we believe in strengthening families. And we look for people who exhibit the courage, caring and creativity to help us become the most loved brand in family travel. We’re committed to growing our people, memberships, resorts and guest love. That’s why we need individuals who are passionate in life and bring those qualities to work every day. Do you instill confidence, trust and respect in those around you? Do you encourage success and build relationships? If so, we’re looking for you.
The Front Desk Specialist will serve as the front of the house liaison to facilitate an exceptional guest experience. This individual will serve as primary point of contact for guests checking into the resort and the primary contact for all folio transactions and check out processes. Additionally, the Specialist will run, review and print reports to complete daily assignments. The Front Desk Specialist will support the Marketing Face to Face team during the check in process by providing additional time and attention to owners or guests requiring more information or assisting with room assignment concerns. This individual is expected to assume a position of a technical and service expert regarding business center and resort Wi-Fi access, to ensure great first and last impressions. Other responsibilities include folio posting, cash handling, key control as well as assisting guests with various questions and concerns.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND TASKS
Facilitates the overall guest experience from check-in through check- out; handles complex technical tasks including room changes, inventory moves and folio adjustments as necessary; creates and issues keys while ensuring the safety and security of all owners and guests.
Ensures that each interaction exceeds the expectations of our owners and guest. Answer all guest inquires. If unable to respond as an expert, will identify the appropriate resort personnel to assist. Clarifies needs and reacts accordingly; recognizing and initiating solutions to owner/guest concerns with a sense of urgency and to their satisfaction.
Maintains and is responsible for a house bank, performs end of day reporting of receipts; calculates visit costs, verifies customer’s credit, and establishes how the customer will pay for the accommodation.
Communicates with Housekeeping, as appropriate to expedite the cleaning of units.
Performs other duties as assigned.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
High School Diploma or GED
One year of Customer Service experience, preferably in a resort/hotel Front Office environment.
Bilingual a plus
A commitment to providing outstanding customer service
Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
Able to acquire a clear understanding of timeshareware applications
Basic knowledge of office equipment required to perform the job
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers and leaders
Strong problem-solving skills
Capable of seeing a task through to completion
Strong organizational skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Fluent in the English language