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Reservations Manager

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Kintyre offers luxurious stone cottages, two lovingly restored historic hotels, the world’s most natural golf course, five restaurants and pubs, and a rejuvenating full-service spa—together they make up Scotland’s most heralded luxury resort.

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We are looking to appoint a keen and enthusiastic Reservations Manager to process group booking inquiries, liaise with guests and Tour Operators while trying to maximise revenue.

Responsibilities Take telephone, email enquiries and process reservations for groups of 8 or more including accommodation, golf, dining, and transport.

Build up relationships with return guests and groups ensuring an invaluable rapport.

Keep up to date and liaise with marketing on all new promotions.

Create new packages on Opera, liaise with Oracle and Smart Hotels (channel managers) to ensure all packages and rate codes are mapped out accordingly.

Liaise with Oracle and Smart Hotels to troubleshoot and remedy any technical issues with current rate codes and packages.

Liaise with all departments to ensure the smooth running of group stays and events.

Process advance reservation deposits and also group deposits.

Observe booking pace and marketing source.

Compile marketing stats and reports for weekly managers’ meetings and fortnightly conference call including the weekly booking report.

Attend weekly managers meeting to update management on upcoming groups/events.

Ensure that all reception staff is working within company standards and complete daily tasks.

Meet with potential residence owners, advising them on ownership and showing them around the cottages and resort.

Providing holiday/sickness cover in reception as required and assisting reception staff with any queries regarding bookings, payments.

Training new receptionists on reception duties and using Opera.

The above is not an exhaustive list of duties and you will be expected to perform different tasks as necessitated by your changing role within the organisation and the overall business objectives of the organisation.

Skills and Experience Experience in using Opera PMS or equivalent Good organisation and communication skills both verbal and written Able to work independently as well as part of a team Budgetary management experience Experience with Micros This is a great opportunity for someone who will embrace our culture and will continue their progress in the hospitality career.

You will be forward-thinking, proactive individual with a genuine desire to contribute to the future development of our business.

If you are keen to secure this role please apply by sending your CV and covering letter.

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