Job Vacancies at the Holiday Inn Winchester

Current Vacanies at Holiday Inn Winchester

If you have a proven hospitality background or good customer service experience then we would still like to hear from you, particularly if you have the flair and drive to succeed in the hotel industry.

 

Food & Beverage Assistants

Type: Casual

We have a number of vacancies in our busy Morn Hill Brasserie and bar with a variety of hours and shifts available.

Ideally you will have worked in a similar environment before but this is not essential as full training can be given for the right person.

The most important thing, is that you have had previous customer service experience in a customer facing role. This is a fast paced rewarding environment and we look forward to hearing from you.

Benefits Include:

  • Minimum of £7 per hour (18 years and above)
  • Free onsite car parking
  • Free meals when on duty
  • Ongoing Training
  • Uniform
  • Help towards medical costs
  • Pension scheme

Please apply with a CV and covering letter on the right

 

Housekeeping Assistants

Type: Casual

Our long established Housekeeping team need some new members to join them in the cleaning of guest rooms and public areas within the hotel. Various days and hours are available.

Previous experience of working within a hotel would be great but not essential as full training can be given.

Benefits Include:

  • Minimum of £7 per hour (18 years and above)
  • Free onsite car parking
  • Free meals when on duty
  • Ongoing Training
  • Uniform
  • Help towards medical costs
  • Pension scheme

Please apply with a CV and covering letter on the right

Nights Porter

We are looking for a Nights Porter to join our Nights team.

You will be assisting on reception overnight, with the checking in and out of late arrivals and early departures. Dealing with guest queries and meeting the needs of our guests as they arise.

You will also look after the security of the building and guests overnight which will include the completion of security walks.

Other duties will include the setting up of conference rooms, ready for the next day and cleaning of the public areas of the hotel. You will also prepare a limited 24 hour room service menu of sandwiches etc, if required.

The ideal candidate will be happy working nights as your shift will start at 11pm and end in the morning at 7.30am. You will be working 40 hours per week on a rota with other colleagues which could include weekends and bank holidays.

Benefits include:

A competitive salary
Workplace pension
Free parking on site
Meals whilst on duty
Uniform
After 3 months service discounted staff rates at IHG hotels worldwide.

Job Type: Full time

Part-Time Credit Controller

The Holiday Inn, Winchester is looking to recruit a part-time Credit Controller to join their Accounts team for 18 hours per week.

Responsibilities & duties will include:

  • Ensure that credit worthiness is established before an invoice is sent to a client, via liaison with reservations, M&E office and General Management.
  • Set up and maintain all sales ledger accounts with updates being reviewed for a client’s credit worthiness.
  • Ensure all invoices are raised in accordance with signed contracts and that all extras have been agreed to.
  • Ensure any purchase orders or booking references are noted on the invoice to aid swift payment of invoices.
  • Ensure that all bills are sent out in a timely and professional manner according to company guidelines.
  • Allocate BACS payments daily to maintain up to date debtor’s lists.
  • Record all commissions deducted and make copies of them for VAT purposes
  • Ensure all outstanding payments / late payments are chased regularly.
  • Ensure weekly reporting of debts over 30 days is complete, accurate and sent in a timely manner.
  • Complete a month end balance ensuring that all entries are accurate and that control accounts are correct.
  • Maintain all filing and records to company standard.
  • Ensure security of information and banking at all times.

Benefits:

  • We provide a work place pension scheme
  • Free parking and uniform
  • Meals and refreshments whilst on duty
  • After 3 months service staff rates at all IHG Hotels.
  • We operate a childcare voucher scheme

 

Job Type: Part-time

Assistant Food & Beverage Manager

The Holiday Inn, Winchester is an award winning 4 star property, located on edge of the beautiful South Downs National Park and within five minutes from Winchester City centre. We are currently looking for an enthusiastic and motivated Assistant Food & Beverage Manager to join our Team.

The ideal candidate should have previous experience in both events and bar work, with exceptional people management skills. They should also be very proficient in training, developing and motivating staff as well as at least 2 years' Food and Beverage or Hotel hospitality experience.

In return we offer a competitive salary and benefits package, including onsite parking, free meals on shift, uniform, employee rates at IHG properties (after 3 months) as well as a generous leave entitlement, on-going training and bonus schemes.

The key purpose of the Assistant Food & Beverage Manager role will be to:

  • Manage, develop and motivate your team to deliver excellent customer service and operational standards
  • Assign roles, projects and responsibilities to your team, whilst retaining accountability for their results
  • Control costs and drive profit without compromising standards
  • Ensure food and liquor GPs are achieved
  • Ensure systems and standard operating procedures are followed consistently
  • Support an environment of 'going the extra mile' in delivering excellent customer service

Management/personal qualities required:

  • Ability to train, develop and coach managers /supervisors
  • Ability to lead, drive and motivate a team
  • Tenacity to uphold high standards.
  • Ability to deal with pressure and multiple priorities
  • Flexible attitude to carrying out the tasks needed to achieve the required result

Technical skills:

  • Ability to lead events; conferences, weddings and large bar parties
  • Ability to manage financial and cash handling systems and procedures
  • Fully conversant with health and safety and food hygiene legislation
  • Understanding & experience of stock control
  • Financial awareness, able to monitor costs and proactively manage within a budget.

 

If you have a proven track record in leading a team to success, we would love to hear from you.


Job Type: Full-time

 

Part time Receptionist

The Holiday Inn, Winchester is looking to recruit a part-time Receptionist to join our Front of House Team, working 16 hours per week.

The Reception team are the 'face of the hotel' often the first people that our guests meet, so this is an important role in the hotel. The role is varied, interesting and sociable – no day or guest is ever the same. Your first priority will be the care of our guests and their needs whilst staying at the hotel.

Some of your other duties will include:

  • Checking-in & checking-out of guests
  • Answering the telephone
  • General administrative duties
  • Some cash handling

The ideal candidate would be someone with previous customer service experience. Hotel experience would be perfect but not essential as full training can be given to the right person.

You should be:

  • Well organised with an eye for detail
  • Friendly and polite with polished communication skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Have a professional attitude with the ability to work under pressure whilst remaining positive
  • Computer literate
  • A good team player

If this sounds like you then we would love to hear from you.

This role is for 16 hours per week, covering 2 shifts, which may include weekends and bank holidays, with flexibility to work more hours to cover holiday, sickness etc, when required.

Some of the benefits we offer include:

  • Competitive salary
  • Pension
  • Free parking on site
  • Meals whilst on duty
  • Uniform
  • After 3 months service discounted staff rates at IHG hotels worldwide.