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Assistant Group Director of Operations


Dubai, UAE

Ref: RP714-4281

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

World Sports Event Qatar Accommodation Services

Assistant Group Director of Operations (fixed term contract until January 2023)

Role based in Qatar

What you will be doing:

- Manage a team of 1000 plus employees
- Manage the accommodation services for 60,000 plus rooms
- Project management


Your experience and skills include:

- Hospitality, specialized in housekeeping
- Fluent in English (spoken and written), any additional language is a plus
- At least 4 years experience as an Operations Director, EAM or Hotel Manager in a mid-scale property
- At least 10 years experience in hospitality, operations or customer service
- Experience with larger teams of 1000 plus
- Knowledge of budget planning and cost controlling is required
- Strong interpersonal, communication and problem solving abilities
- Highly responsible & reliable
- A hands-on approach is essential
- Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment
- A valid drivers license, ideally in Qatar or an International Drivers License is a plus
- Knowledge in project- and/or risk-management is a plus
- Middle East hotel pre-opening experience desirable
- Service focused personality is essential and previous leadership experience required
- Proven ability to build and maintain good relationships with all stakeholders
- Communicate thoughts, actions and opportunities clearly with strong networking skills
- Ability to lead by example, believe in a strong team culture and set the scene for high performance

Our commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:
We are an inclusive company and our ambition is to attract, recruit and promote diverse talent.

Why work for Accor?
We are far more than a worldwide leader. We welcome you as you are and you can find a job and brand that matches your personality. We support you to grow and learn every day, making sure that work brings purpose to your life, so that during your journey with us, you can continue to explore Accor's limitless possibilities.

By joining Accor, every chapter of your story is yours to write and together we can imagine tomorrow's hospitality.

About the Company

A caring employer providing respect, training and career development for our employees. An attractive employer offering more than 100 professions across the 5 continents.

We are much more than a world leader. We are 250,000 hoteliers with the same shared passion for welcoming. We take care of millions of guests in our 4,300 addresses and on our digital platforms. As an operator and franchisor (HotelServices), owner and investor (HotelInvest), we invest all our energy into making "Feel Welcome" resonate as the finest hotel promise.

From luxury to economy and in every corner of the globe, AccorHotels'​ more than 20 brands meet all the needs of business and leisure travelers seeking comfort, attention and high-quality services.

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Operations Director salaries in UAE

Average monthly compensation
AED 53,500

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