Director of Food & Beverage at Crowne Plaza Dubai Marina (Pre-opening)
Job Number EMEAA05328
Hotel Brand : Crowne Plaza
Europe, Middle East, Asia & Africa - United Arab Emirates - Dubai - Dubai
Maybe you enjoy discovering new flavors & cuisines and are you also an aspiring tennis player? That's what we value : people with individual talents, interests and dreams that make you a person.
At Crowne Plaza® Hotels and Resorts we are looking for employees like you : dynamic, confident and ambitious. Colleagues who work in their role and also help our guests succeed.
The soon to debut Crowne Plaza Dubai Marina will be the perfect location that completely understands Modern business travelers.
Located in the cosmopolitan Dubai Marina area, the 3,037 square-metre hotel is next to Dubai Marina Mall and within walking distance of the picturesque pedestrian promenade, which borders the waterway lined with vibrant cafes and restaurants.
and will definitely enjoy a new hotel that has mastered the balance between modernism of the business world and traditions of the Arabian hospitality.
Your day to day
ensuring service standards are followed. This position fosters a winning, solution-oriented work environment, motivating and engaging Colleagues to continuously deliver the best possible service to our Guests.
This also champions hotel pre-opening phase, drive innovative promotions, menus and concepts; creating a destination of choice for the outlets, and ensure timely completion of the projects.
The Director of Food & Beverage is expected to be an experienced senior leader with hands on style in leading & supporting food & beverage colleagues, who understands and can deliver on the expectations of upscale service from a guest perspective and demonstrated financial results within similar size hotel operation.
This role also requires a strong ability to strategically plan and operationally execute annual budget for the department as well as participate in the preparation of the departmental operating budget and financial plans and expenses with a focus on effective control of food, beverage, labour and operating expenses throughout the Food & Beverage department.
You would be responsible for developing and implementing standards in guest service and constantly seek out ways to improve product and service as well as increase volumes and profits
What we need from you
The ideal candidate must be motivated, focused leader with a proven track record in leadership with at least 5 years Hotel Leadership experience.
Someone with a high ability to influence, pre-opening experience, sound business acumen, strong analytical skills and understands the competitive market.
Bachelor's or Master's degree in hotel management or a relevant field of work, or an equivalent combination of education and work-
related experience with at least 5 to 7 years progressive work-related experience in the hotel industry is essential. A passion for delivering superior results.
Preferred candidates will be able to demonstrate a proven track record of results achieved, and practicality in implementation of Food & Beverage best practices & procedures
What we offer
IHG is more than just a great place to stay; we are also one of UAE’s best employers. We are looking for exceptional people like you to greet the world and be the spark that makes us even better.
We passionately believe that it’s our people who have brought us to where we are today and our people that will help us grow.
We celebrate diversity every day. We welcome guests from every background and corner of the world, so we want individuals who can bring true hospitality to life for everyone.
We will give you every opportunity to grow vertically, functionally, geographically, and personally. As part of the IHG family with more than 5,300 hotels in over 100 countries, the world is your oyster.