hotel area manager - crete

Maria Rizou, Randstad Hellas
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Maria Rizou, Randstad Hellas
+30 2106770523

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Are you an experienced and hands on Hotel Manager? Are you passionate for your work and communicative? Do you want to become a team member in one the leading luxury resort companies of Greece? If you think that you have what it takes in order to manage multiple hotels aiming to create an efficient synergy, apply now for the position of Hotel Area Manager !


The company offer the below benefits for the position of Hotel Area Manager:

  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Continuous opportunities of Learning & Development
  • International Exposure Options
  • A friendly working environment


As a Hotel Area Manager, you will be responsible for the following:

  • Oversee four hotels in Crete to ensure that companies quality standards are met aligned with an optimal level of service and hospitality for guest satisfaction
  • Balance operational needs, implement strategy with a passion for business excellence
  • Visit, evaluate, and ensure that all hotels perform in accordance with international brand standards and SOPs
  • Offers consultation and recommendations to hotel managers on overcoming operational challenges as well as, guidance, training, and mentoring.
  • Along with general management he / she develops and monitors on a higher level the budget in order to maximize revenue and minimize expenses, while ensuring the optimization of supplies and staff
  • Provides a monthly summary of actual area results compared with Yearly Budget & Forecast and proposes changes when necessary
  • Follows up with guest reviews / reputation and plans strategies towards increasing scores of guest satisfaction
  • Attends operational meetings while reviewing actions taken
  • Constantly reviews key business indicators to identify problems, concerns, and opportunities for improvement to achieve company goals
  • Provides guidance for staff recruitment
  • Is aware of competition and market trends, proposes actions to differentiate from competition and proposes strategy based on market needs
  • Cooperates closely with Senior Management and follows given objectives


Before applying for the position of Hotel Area Manager, make sure you have the following requirements: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration or Hospitality/Tourism. A Postgraduate Diploma in Hospitality Industry or relevant field is a plus
  • International hospitality exposure or local experience in International Hotel Chains will be further appreciated
  • Proven track record in multi-property management will be considered a plus
  • Excellent MS Office, strong email, PC and internet skills
  • Excellent command of both English and Greek language is essential, knowledge of other languages is a plus
  • Very good knowledge of hotel management software (PMS OPERA) is essential


  • Proven leadership skills
  • Results oriented skills
  • Customer focused, quality driven, superior organizational skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Decision-making and problem-solving personality
  • Reliable with an ability to multi-task and work well under pressure
  • Dedication and willingness to go above and beyond


  • 3 years minimum experience as an Area Hotel Manager or similar executive role in a Luxury

educational requirements

  • University degree


If you believe that you you have what it takes to become an Hotel Area Manager in a 5* complex of a leading company,  apply for this job and take the next step for your career !

Have some questions or need assistance? Feel free to contact Maria Rizou at  +30 2166001323 or

Please note that for transparency and equity reasons, only those applications made online via our site will be assessed. After the screening of all the CVs received, we will only contact the candidates who meet the requirements of the job to arrange an interview. ​ All applications are considered strictly confidential.