Assistant General Manager
Drake International
8d ago


An award-winning safari company with 12 lodges and camps across five regions of Africa is looking for an experienced, innovative and dedicated Asssistant General Manager to manage one of their 5 Stars properties.


  • Drive the broader goals of the company, in terms of the property, by planning and implementing Strategic Management Plans
  • Drive the integration of sustainability throughout operations in line with the One Planet programme
  • Ensure ultimate guest relations in the lodges and that the personal attention levels are maintained
  • Management and training of the staff in line with the organisations standards of excellence
  • Maintain the highest standards of operations and ensure that style and décor is not eroded
  • Assisting in effective financial management and direct annual property budgeting process and control of costs thereafter
  • Assisting in coordination of annual property capital projects
  • Effective human resources practices.
  • Active participation in the property’s community development programmes
  • Assisting in the oversight and coordination of the property’s Risk Management

  • Solid experience in the high end luxury hospitality market
  • Exceptional Food and Beverage and Rooms Division knowledge
  • Sound financial acumen
  • A hardworking, co-operative, motivating manner
  • Demonstrated commitment to integrity, quality, excellent customer service and uncompromising ethical standards
  • Excellent management / leadership ability and communication skills
  • A clear understanding of labour law and disciplinary procedures
  • A developmental approach to staff and succession planning
  • Understanding of all operational procedures, e.g. housekeeping and maintenance
  • Please send your CV application to sabrahams ONLY if you meet the above requirements. If you do not receive feedback after 14 days of submission, please see your application as unsuccessful.

    Job Category

    Hotel / Catering / Hospitality / Leisure


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