Distinction Hotels

NZ Wide Hotels & Conference Centres


Hotel Operations Manager - Te Anau

Distinction Hotels Group is a 100% New Zealand owned & operated, offering a premium 112 room hotel nestled in beautiful Te Anau, the gateway to Milford Sound and a great base to explore Fiordland. 

About the opportunity: 
A great opportunity has arisen for a dynamic and ambitious Operations Manager to lead the hotel team.  The role is a permanent full-time position, working weekends and statutory holidays as required, with a flexible roster.  

Reporting to the General Manager this role will be responsible for the day to day operations, ensuring our guests receive great service and have experiences that leave a lasting impression of the brand.    

What you will bring to the role:
You will have strong leadership skills in a front of house position, with developed people skills to drive excellence for guests and staff alike 
Be a critical thinker and problem solver, adapting to the guest needs
Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate and influence staff positively
Experience managing teams of people and lead by example 
LCQ or Managers Certificate 
F&B or C&E experience is a bonus
Willingness to learn new skillset

What's in it for you? 
Growth and development within an ever growing brand
Subsidised accommodation if needed 
Subsidised staff meal whilst on shift
Good remuneration for the right candidate
Staff rates for any of the 17 Distinction & Discovery Hotels nationwide 
Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa

Employer questions:
Your application will include the following questions:
Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in New Zealand?
How many years of people management experience do you have?

If this sounds like you, please email a cover letter and your CV to: gm@distinctionteanau.co.nz
Contact: Darren Hayes
Phone: +64 3 249 9700
Hotel Operations Manager - Te Anau
Distinction Te Anau Hotel & Villas