Resort Manager – Cayley Lodge & Mountain Resort

Central Drakensberg – KwaZulu Natal – South Africa

Key Performance Areas: This role is responsible for managing staff & handling all aspects of the resort & associated facilities. Ensure that regular maintenance of the resort is carried out effectively. Interact with guests. Monitor budgets & process relevant documentation. The successful candidate must be prepared to work shifts, weekends and public holidays. Handling of guest related queries, online booking platforms and various booking periods.
Position Requirements:
  • 5 year’s (minimum) experience in a Resort Manager position or similar General Management position
  • Must have managed a large Hotel / Resort property
  • Strong Food & Beverage including Rooms Division background
  • Must have HR & IR experience to deal with Staff & Unions
  • Excellent communication & interpersonal skills
  • Be deadline orientated & have ability to work under pressure
  • Excellent decision making skills
  • Un-endorsed Code 08 driver’s license
  • Above average computer literacy
  • Health spa experience would be an advantage
  • Analytical, Competitive & Dynamic
  • Must be performance driven and self starter with excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills (written & verbal)
  • High attention to detail
  • Be of Sober Habits
Qualifications: Tertiary qualification advantageous
Accommodation is provided
Only previous Resort/General Manager with 5 years plus experience within a large property will be considered.
Only short listed candidates will be contacted.
South Africa’s leading corporate player in the development and management of property and the leisure sector, currently has the following opportunity at Cayley Lodge & Mountain Resort, Winterton, Central Drakensberg.  In accordance with the Employment Equity Plan of the Group, preference shall be given, but not limited to, candidates from the designated groups.
Ref # 31/02