Job Description

At Four Seasons we consider life and work to be richer when we truly connect with the people and the environment around us 

Our family members are masters at their crafts – a gardener can become an artist, a manager a conductor, a chef an inventor. We look for employees who share the Golden Rule: people who, by nature, believe in treating others as we would have them treat us. We look for our people to characterize a shared passion for excellence and to infuse that enthusiasm into everything they do. 

About Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences Bangkok Chao Phraya 

We are excited to share that a new Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences in Bangkok is expected to open soon.  
 
Located along the Chao Phraya River, one of the world’s most famous urban waterways, Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences Bangkok at Chao Phraya River is part of a dynamic new riverside development that includes 299 guest rooms and suites, vibrant restaurants and bars, as well as a 73-storey tower with 366 private residences.  
 
Spanning 9 acres with lush courtyards, exceptional river views, and complemented with convenient connections to all that the city of Bangkok has to offer, Four Seasons Hotel Bangkok Chao Phraya will offer an atmospheric urban resort experience for both international and regional travelers.  

About Four Seasons 

Founded in 1960, Four Seasons continues to define the future of luxury hospitality with extraordinary imagination, unwavering commitment to the highest standards of quality, and the most genuine and customized service. Currently operating 109 hotels and private residences in major city centers and resort destination in 43 countries, and with more than 60 projects in development, Four Seasons consistently ranks among the world’s best hotels and most prestigious brands in reader polls, traveler reviews and industry awards. 

As the leader in branded residences since 1982, Four Seasons currently operate 38 residential properties around the world and 80% of the projects in our pipeline contain a residential component. 

What You Will Be Responsible For 

The Four Seasons Hotel Bangkok is looking for a Hotel Assistant Manager. Candidates with a passion for excellence, proven leadership experience are invited to apply.  

Oversees the Front Desk operations and acts as the manager on duty in the hotel when senior managers are not available.  Directs staff that performs the following duties and will also perform these duties on own:  welcomes and registers hotel guests, explaining the accommodations and establishing credit or method of payment.  Checks guest out of the hotel, preparing and explaining the bill.  Responds to a wide variety of guest requests by accurately assessing the guest needs and requests and then adding personal recommendations and touches to achieve maximum customer satisfaction while complying with all Four Seasons’ policies.  

He or she will require great enthusiasm and commitment in addition to an acute ability to problem solve.  This position reports to the Front Office Manager. 

Essential Functions 

  • Manages the staff at the Front Desk. Interviews, trains and schedules the staff (Roster).  Conducts Performance Evaluations and disciplines staff when needed 

  • Coordinates arrivals, departures and billing requirements with Sales and Catering Department. Blocks rooms for arrivals and ensures any discrepancies are resolved. Reviews daily arrivals to ensure proper handling of Special Attention Guests, Return Guests, and Groups 

  • Trains, develops and manages the performance of direct subordinates to ensure the efficient running of front office operations 

  • Maximizes hotel revenue by controlling room inventory, group blocking, packages, up selling and reinforcing the late charge policy to maximize REVPAR 

  • Assures that all financial and credit procedures are followed. Follows up on credit problems with Front Office Manager and/or Credit Manager. Reviews all paid-outs, rebates, Petty Cash disbursements and Direct Billings. Checks cashiers’ work at end of shift to ensure all transactions are reconciled with proper approvals and endorsements 

  • Takes action in all matters related to the safety, security, satisfaction and well-being of hotel guests and employees when senior managers are not available. Responds swiftly and effectively in any hotel emergency or safety situation 

  • Resolves customer complaints from all areas of the hotel, handling all guest interactions with the highest level of hospitality and professionalism, accommodating special requests whenever possible; assists customers in all inquiries in connection with hotel services, hours of operations, key hotel personnel, in-house events, directions, etc. Responds to all guest requests in an accurate and timely manner. Interaction with guest will be in person and by phone 

  • Checks guest in and out in an efficient and friendly manner, using guest name whenever possible 

  • Assures that guest is assigned type of room requested and the correct rate is charged 

  • Arranges for luggage to be delivered to guest room. Issues correct keys to the guest. Checks out guest at end of stay.  Ascertains guest satisfaction, collects keys, posts late charges and presents bill to guest.  Settles bill accurately through credit card or cash transaction 

  • Utilizes a variety of computer systems to check guests in and out, runs daily reports, selects and block rooms for arriving guests 

  • Complies with Four Seasons’ Category One and Category Two Work Rules and Standards of Conduct as set forth in Employee Handbook 

  • Works harmoniously and professionally with co-workers, supervisors and GSAs 

  • Accepts reservations, changes and cancellations in the absence of Reservations Department Staff.  Can answer guest calls and direct them appropriately in the absence of a Communications Operator 

  • Performs any other duties as assigned to him/her by management and is also able to work in all shifts including night shift 

  • Assists with responsibilities and duties in the absence of or due to heavy volume in the areas of the Concierge, Bell Staff, Guest Relations and lobby coverage. 

  • Works closely with Bell Staff to ensure smooth handling of guest luggage, deliveries and special requests. 

  • Works closely with Housekeeping team to ensure smooth handling of room allocation, balance inventory and room is met with guest’s preference and ready for check in upon arrival 

  • Works closely with Engineering to ensure for the completion of any guest’s related maintenance issues are resolved and control room preventive maintenance program  

Candidates must have a firm knowledge of hotel operations and must have 2 – 5 years of experience in Management in Rooms Division. Candidates must speak read and write Thai as well as being fluent in English. Must have the right to work in Thailand. 

Visa and Work Permit sponsorship is not available for the role. Only successful candidates will be contacted. 

Join Our Team 

Join a team that is built on mutual respect, collaboration, creativity and a commitment to the highest quality of service. Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences Bangkok Chao Phraya provides guests with a haven of serenity and luxury in a bustling city. Four Seasons provides employees with the same level of care that we expect to be shared with our guests. We have been ranked in FORTUNE Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to work for since 1998. 

What to expect: You will…… 

Be a champion of the Golden Rule: Do unto others as you would have them do unto you 

Be part of a cohesive team with opportunities to learn, grow and develop 

Have the opportunity to engage in diverse and challenging work 

Derive a sense of pride in work well done 

Be recognized for excellence 

Dedicated to perfecting the travel experience through continual innovation and the highest standards of hospitality, Four Seasons can offer what many hospitality professionals dream of -the opportunity to build a life-long career with global potential and a real sense of pride in work well done.


More Jobs at Four Seasons Follow Company

See all jobs at Four Seasons

Some similar jobs