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Salary £14976.00

Best Western Reading Moat House, Mill Lane, Sindlesham, Nr Wokingham, Berks, RG41 5DF

In this role you will be working for Valor Hospitality Europe which is part of a leading US hotel management company with over 20 properties in the UK operating a number of recognised worldwide brands and exciting expansion plans to add more hotels in the UK and Europe..

Main Duties:

The Receptionist role involves a range of duties including: delivering the highest levels of customer service to our guests at all times, checking guests in ensuring they are aware of all the hotel services, allocating their rooms upon arrival, checking guests out at the end of their stay in accordance with company procedures, processing charges for services and payments, liaising with Housekeeping for availability of clean rooms, dealing with all guest enquires during their stay which may include directions, car parking, areas of local interest, operating the switchboard & taking reservations as required, always maximising all opportunities to sell rooms at best possible rate, delivering brand values & standards.

Key Personal Attributes

To join the Valor team we need individuals who are caring and take pride in all that they do.

Who are personable, reliable, inspirational, driven and enthusiastic by nature.

Key Performance Behavioural Indicators

The key performance behavioural requirements of the Receptionist role include:

* Identifying customer service problems or issues before they arise.

* Displaying a positive, friendly and informal manner with customers.

* Showing a sense of urgency on behalf of customers and actions requests quickly.

* Undertaking work in a well-organised and systematic way.

* Working effectively with colleagues and other departments.

* Striving for excellence by paying attention to important detail.

* Ensuring promises are kept by following through on customer requests.

* Maximising sales opportunities through upselling, cross-selling and achieving add-on sales.

Previous experience

The successful applicant must have previous experience in a customer facing role , with cash handling experience preferably from within a hospitality environment and be able to work flexible hours on a shift on any day of the week.

y of the week.

Benefits Package:

In return we offer a very competitive salary and excellent benefits package including the opportunity to achieve NVQ/SNVQ qualifications and the use of hotel leisure facilities, uniform and meals on duty.

Hotel Description:

Best Western PLUS Reading Moat House is set in landscaped gardens on the banks of the River Loddon with 129 bedrooms (including 25 executive rooms and 4 suites), 5 conference and meeting rooms accommodating up to 80 delegates,the Sindlesham Mill Restaurant and Bar, and Poachers Pub

* Valor Hospitality Europe will establish itself as a respected, successful and dynamic management company, known for having highly engaged people, delivering great levels of hospitality with commercial expertise second to none.

* Please visit to learn more about our existing hotels, other exciting job opportunities and our company.

Apply now for the Receptionist position and receive a free Customer Service development profile worth £25.