IHG General Manager - ANA InterContinental® Beppu Resort & Spa in Tokyo, Japan

Description:

InterContinental Hotels Group are one of the world's leading hotel companies. Present in around 100 countries, we have over 161 million guests staying in 777,675 rooms in almost 5,300 hotels each year.

You'll know our hotel brands. They are some of the best known and most popular in the world - InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts, Holiday Inn®, Holiday Inn Express®, Crowne Plaza® Hotels & Resorts, Hotel Indigo®, Staybridge Suites®, Candlewood Suites®, EVEN Hotels® and HUALUXE® Hotels and Resorts as well as Kimpton Hotels.

All of these brands work together towards our goals of creating Great Hotels Guests Love®. This is a mission that's seen us go from strength to strength — with more rooms in an ever-growing portfolio of hotels across more and more locations. Which makes this an incredibly exciting time to become part of the team.

In Japan, IHG ANA Hotels Group was established in December 2006 as a joint venture between IHG and ANA - Japan’s leading airline. IHG ANA is the leading hotel operator in Japan with 33 hotels operating under four brands: InterContinental Hotels & Resorts, ANA Crowne Plaza, Holiday Inn and ANA Hotels.

We are currently seeking a General Manager to lead the opening of this exclusively designed ANA InterContinental Beppu Resort & Spa. This will be InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts' first onsen resort, planned to open in 2019, and will feature a unique experience including a public onsen bath, spa and pool, as well as a fitness centre, restaurants & bars and Club InterContinental® lounge. Each of the 89 luxury guest rooms also will feature both common and private onsen supplied with water from a local hot spring.

Our General Manager's direct the overall operation of their hotel to maximize performance, profitability and return on investment. By creating a positive and productive work environment, you'll ensure superior guest experience and compliance with quality, service and operational standards. You'll report directly to a Regional General Manager or Director of Operations and supervise the Hotel Executive Committee Members and Department Heads.

Qualifications

Ideally you will have a Bachelor's degree in Hotel or Hospitality Management or equivalent, with at least 5 years experience leading a hotel team as General Manager or possibly Hotel/Resident Manager in a large complex operation, combined with an exceptional customer service focus. Ultimately, you have excellent interpersonal and leadership skills.

Fluent Japanese, both written and spoken and very good English language skills are essential.

In return, we'll give you a competitive benefits package including salary, insurances and the opportunity to to progress your career with IHG. You'll have the chance to work with a great team of people. Most importantly, we'll give you Room to be yourself.

To find out more about us or any other jobs with IHG please go to http://www.careers.ihg.com/ or www.careers.ihg.com/japan

Job: Hotel General Management

Location: Japan-Tokyo-To-Minato-ku Akasaka

Requisition ID: MIN000332