Assistant Accommodation Manager Assistant Accommodation Manager

Your job is to assist your manager in ensuring accommodation is always prepared for the next guest. This can involve a range of departments and areas including housekeeping, reservations and food & beverage

Job Summary

  • Supervise and train all the housekeeping, bar and porter staff
  • Responsible for coordinating the cleaning and porter service
  • Assist the Accommodation Manager with the forward planning of housekeeping and domestic services
  • Fully implement the company operating standards manual which specifies the procedures that are necessary to comply with legislation requirements for staff handling, hygiene and safety, quality control, staff induction and training

Skills required

  • Housekeeping expert
  • Team management skills
  • Ability to organise and co-ordinate
  • Knowledge of health and safety for the workplace

Qualifications and Training

Having a decent set of qualifications will help you progress quickly along this career path; hospitality and business qualifications at College and Degree level may be expected from employers

Salary Expectations

Assistant Accommodation Manager can expect to start at £22,000 a year

Salary rates vary depending upon your experience, as well as the company. These figures are only intended as a guide.*

The bonus bits…

Plenty of opportunities to move higher up the managerial ladder

You get to liaise across departments – a useful asset should you wish to move into one of these areas later in your career

* Figures from the November 2013