Overnight Guest Service Manager

The Hoxton, Brooklyn

Just like our doors, our minds are open too. Ever since we opened our first hotel, The Hoxton Shoreditch, way back in 2006, we’ve never just been about offering a bed for the night. We want to be more than that, providing a place where guests can hang out alongside the locals and submerse themselves in the neighborhood with vibrant, welcoming public spaces. Then there's our eclectic program of monthly events where we bring the outside in, working with local creatives to curate events unique to each location.

Back in 2006, The Hoxton, Shoreditch in East London changed the hotel model, proving style didn’t need to be sacrificed for value and that honest pricing is still very much at the heart of everything we do. We opened our second hotel, The Hoxton, Holborn in 2014, followed by properties in Amsterdam, Paris, Williamsburg, Portland, Chicago, Los Angeles, and Southwark. While each hotel has its own character, no matter where we open you can be sure to find the familiar Hoxton Hustle. 

Each Hoxton hotel is individual, incorporating the uniqueness of their neighborhoods using local designers, artists, and illustrators for everything from interiors to wallpaper, art and neighborhood guides. The Hoxton, Williamsburg is on the original site of the Rosenwach factory, the maker of the iconic wooden water towers dotted along the skyline of New York City. Featuring 175 bedrooms, a vibrant public area, restaurant, terrace bar, and roof top along with The Apartment, our events and meeting space.

The details

You’ll be based out of The Hoxton, Williamsburg and reporting to the Front Office Manager. As Overnight Guest Service Manager, you’ll be supporting the Front Office and Reception operation to ensure the day to day of the rooms space is beyond successful.

We’re not really a strict job description kind of place – we all roll our sleeves up and get stuck in wherever needed – but here's an idea of how we see the role...

Responsibilities

  • Create an environment of learning to ensure all members of the team are trained to understand and follow all standards of operation
  • Work closely with the Front Office Manager on training and development
  • Proactively keep an eye on all of our public area spaces
  • Leading the night team by example and help them feel empowered and supported
  • Maintain a positive and friendly attitude at all times, even when working to achieve solutions to challenges.

What’s in it for you…

  • To play a role in opening the first chapter in the Hoxton’s North American story
  • We’re in it together – working with a diverse group of individuals to make sure the overall operation is running smoothly.
  • The opportunity to challenge the norm and work in an environment that is both creative and rewarding
  • The chance to join a growing company at an exciting time in the business, with a significant opportunity for development

About you

  • You have experience in Front Office, including managing a team
  • You execute. You get things done
  • You are scarily organized
  • You're Fire Life Safety certified
  • You have a keen eye for detail and love to share your notes and feedback
  • You know how to crack the whip, but make people feel good at the same time
  • You’re a natural host and can make guests and team members feel at home in our hotel
  • You’re an Opera wiz
  • You are humble. There are no egos, and no drama
  • Ability to learn quickly and adapt to The Hoxton’s unique culture
  • You’ll work positively and collaboratively to achieve the highest standards of delivery at work
  • You’ll live and breathe each of The Hoxton’s leadership behaviors
  • You jump out of bed every morning, fizzing with energy and jazzed about what you’re doing today
  • If we get stuck in a lift with you – we’ll get along nicely and have a laugh along the way

What’s next?

This is a special opportunity to join a quickly growing company, so get in touch.

Apply online here:

https://recruiting.ultipro.com/ENN1000ENUSA/JobBoard/36c3bbb4-bfb0-49b9-acd5-dcde72188eae/OpportunityDetail?opportunityId=452c16df-6fea-4af8-b678-088841c6eac8

The Hoxton, Williamsburg is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.  True Facts.

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  • Location: Brooklyn
  • Hours: Full-Time
  • Salary: Salary
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