General Manager, Paris Airport – Position Filled

April 18, 2023 Author: katherine

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Situated at Le Bourget Airport in Paris, our client is seeking to hire a General Manager who possesses hands-on and successful experience in managing all the key business functions, including operations, finance, sales, revenue and e-commerce.

The hotel is an upscale/lifestyle branded property which offers a sleek contemporary design and modern interior. Along with over 100 rooms they offer meeting facilities, contemporary French restaurant, wellness area with a magnificent swimming pool and a panoramic bar which gives a breath-taking view of Paris and the runways of the private international airport of Le Bourget

Key objectives of the role include:

  • Delivering the annual budget through the agreed strategies
  • Represent the hotel in the local marketplace and be actively involved in sales activities
  • Manage the hotel within the brand standards
  • Deliver service levels to meet customer expectations and within brand standards
  • Coach and manage people to drive desired results and fully review the current working practices in order to increase profitability

Candidate Skills:

  • Director of Operations/Hotel Manager experience with internationally branded hotel groups, minimum 2 years’ experience as Director of Operations in a similar size hotel
  • Proven leadership skills involving the ability to manage, develop and motivate a head of department team to achieve their objectives
  • Experience in month end reporting, budget preparation and presentation
  • A positive hands-on approach
  • A good coach, who will be able to motivate the existing Executive Team members and mentor the new ones
  • Strong business management acumen in both revenue and cost controls
  • Proven track record in delivering consistent and high level of customer service throughout hotel
  • Strong facilitator and driver of engagement within the hotel team
  • Proactive, driven, independent, decisive
  • Strong problem solving
  • High level of resilience and self-discipline
  • Fluent English and French speaker

Highly desirable skills 

  • Previous or current experience with the lifestyle brands

For more information or to apply, please contact Mara at mm@madisonmayfair.com or call on +44 20 8600 1169