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Hostess - Strawfire

Apply now Position: Hostess - Strawfire (Full time #539450)
Property / Office: Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi
Location: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Responsibilities:

  • During the opening procedure, ensure that the table top set up is set according to the restaurant's requirements.
  • Ensure that all tabletop items are clean and in good repair.
  • Arrange restaurant seating plan in line with reservation book and Restaurant Manager requirements.
  • Clean chair/sofa cushions.
  • Set up the hostess desk according to the standards of Emirates Palace Mandarin Oriental.
  • Greet the guest in a friendly and courteous manner according to the standards of Emirates Palace Mandarin Oriental.
  • Seat the guest according to the standards of Emirates Palace Mandarin Oriental.
  • Assist with service as required by the Restaurant Manager.
  • Handle all telephone bookings and inquiries in accordance with the standards of Emirates Palace Mandarin Oriental.
  • Ensure that the Restaurant Manager and Assistant Restaurant Manager are kept informed of all guest comments and complaints.
  • During the closing procedure, ensure that all tabletop items are collected and cleaned as per the standards set by Emirates Palace Mandarin Oriental.
  • To be present in the restaurant during service hours.
  • Ensure that all menus, drinks list, and guest collateral items are kept clean and undamaged according to the standards set by Emirates Palace Mandarin Oriental.
  • Assist Restaurant Manager in maintaining all guest history records.
  • Attend communication meetings, briefings, and training sessions as required by the Restaurant Manager, Training Manager, and Food and Beverage Manager.
  • To keep the uniform neat and clean and ensure personal grooming and hygiene are in line with standards set by Emirates Palace Mandarin Oriental.

Skills and requirements:

  • Previous experience in the same role in a luxury hotel is preferred, resort experience will be a plus. 
  • Strong communication and customer service skills.
  • Additional language will be a plus, Russian language will be a great advantage.

Advertised: Arabian Standard Time
Applications close: Arabian Standard Time

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