Conference Centre Manager Job in Thika, Kenya 2020
Career Employment Kenya: Conference Centre Manager Job in Thika, Kenya 2020
Job Description: Today Recruitment Kenya

Job Title: Conference Centre Manager

Location: Thika

Role Purpose: Our client leads in offering a great service in the hospitality industry, with comfortable accommodation of 70 rooms, a fantastic conference facility where the largest hall has a capacity of 100, a dining hall and serene gardens. The Manager will be the overall in- charge of the day to day operations of the facility.

Responsibilities

  • Planning and supervising the business of the Centre to generate revenue as a Strategic Business Unit for our client;
  • Development and implementation of marketing and sales strategies;
  • Ensure proper maintenance of records pertaining to bookings and reservations, House Keeping, services rendered to clients, financial records and guest feedback and evaluation;
  • Ensure prompt billing and timely revenue collection from clients for services rendered;
  • Ensure efficiency in stocks management;
  • Ensure adherence to our client’s policy on procurement procedures;
  • Responsible for general operations for all departments within the facility including, Accounts, Restaurant, Housekeeping, Front Office, Stores, Kitchen and Marketing;
  • Handling of special attention clients. Welcoming and ensuring their stay is memorable and eventful;
  • Monitor and lend oversight to budget implementation and implement effective cost control procedures;
  • Establishment of standard operating procedures for all departments;
  • Maintaining and fostering good business relations with all clients of the Centre;
  • Work closely, transparently, and collaboratively with the Leadership and other staff in the interest of the Conference Centre;
  • Perform any other duties that may be assigned from time to time by the Appointing authority;
  • Coordination of all catering and accommodation facility in the Thika Center;
  • Managing operational costs, ensuring proper food production;
  • Prepare monthly and annual reporting on the facility and take responsibility for the operations budgetary control;
  • Will be charged with recruiting and supervising a team; and
  • Responsible for ensuring compliance with all policies and procedures of occupational standards that relate to the hospitality industry.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree or Diploma in Hospitality Management or any other relevant discipline;
  • At least 10 years management experience in a hospitality oriented organizations;
  • Ability to spot opportunities, create conferencing packages, market the products, and increase sales;
  • Knowledge and skills in developing innovative non-conventional client packages found in Eco-tourism, Agri-tourism etc;
  • Business minded and able to relate costs and benefits with a view to spending less and expanding surpluses;
  • Good writing and documentation skills for publicity, marketing, financial operational and financial reporting;
  • Have a combination of an entrepreneurial and community development mind; and
  • Experience in running an Institution that demands busy logistical connections will be an added advantage.

How to Apply

Send your updated CV to recruitment@sheerlogicltd.com by 6th December 2020.

Clearly indicate the job title.

Only shortlisted candidate(s) shall be contacted

Job Summary:
Job Title

Conference Centre Manager

Job Category

Food Preparation and Serving Related

Job Type

FULL_TIME

Company / Organization

Recruitment Company in Kenya

Approx. Salary

KShs

Job Opening Date

20201203

Job Expiry Date

20201207

Job Details
Job Location

Thika

Thika, Kenya

N/A

Kiambu County

Kenya

Hospitality and Food Industry

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