GBP Hospitality / Leisure

Head Receptionist
Hotel de France

| Immediate start date.

Salary not published | negotiable | full-time | permanent

The Position

There are few hotels in Europe to rival the scope and flexibility of the distinctive Hotel de France Jersey. Exhibitions, conferences, shows, receptions, product launches, presentations, dinners, lunches, breakfast meetings


The Candidate

The Hotel de France is looking for a friendly and enthusiastic individual to join our Front of House team.  The ideal candidate will be keen to take on new challenges and committed to providing a courteous and professional service to our guests. 

Reporting to the Front Office Manager, duties will include supervising, training and co-ordinating Reception staff to provide an effective and helpful service to guests. Duties will also involve daily administration duties, establishing good guest relations and cashiering.

 Candidates should have an excellent level of English, good communication skills and the ability to train and motivate staff. 


One to two years experience in a similar role within a large 4/5 star establishment is essential and knowledge of Opera or similar Front Office system would be advantageous.

Skills & Qualifications

  1. An excellent level of spoken and written English
  2. A good level of spoken French and / or German is desirable
  3. Knowledge of Microsoft Office, especially Word and Excel
  4. Good communication and customer service skills
  5. Ability to train others
  6. Ability to work under pressure and excellent time management
  7. Self motivated and good presentation
  8. Good interpersonal manners and works well in a team
  9. Adaptable, flexible and ready to learn


Accommodation available (subject to availability)
Meals available whilst on duty
Free car parking
Various staff discounts


About Hotel de France

At Hotel de France we look for people who are team players with self-motivation that are able to work under pressure in a busy, but fun work environment. The Hotel is privately owned by the Parker family, whose involvement for the past 35 years has brought continual improvements to all aspects of our hotel, including building a team of long-standing staff members. Some vacancies do require previous skill/experience, but we also have a variety of… more 01534614000
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Thomas Quinlan Operations Director
Hotel de France St Saviour`s Road St Helier JE1 7XP Jersey

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Mr Thomas Quinlan
Operations Director
Hotel de France
Hotel de France
St Saviour`s Road, St Helier, JE1 7XP, Jersey

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