Guest Services Manager, Niseko, Japan

HT Holidays is the largest portfolio of holiday accommodation in Niseko with over 800 beds in condominium and resort homes all located in Hirafu village - Central Niseko.

HT Holidays is part of the Hokkaido Tourism Management Group based exclusively in Central Niseko.

The position is responsible for supervising the day-to-day activities of the Guest Services team to ensure service standards are maintained and exceeded.

Skill requirements:

  • Customer service skills that support the delivery of superior Guest Services gained in the hospitality/service industry.
  • Team management, recruitment and training skills to effectively oversee the diverse range of duties required.
  • Able to follow and setup service and booking procedures to ensure the smooth and efficient delivery of all Guest Services offered.
  • IT system knowledge to setup, generate and read all operating reports and management systems to effectively manage operations.
  • A sound working knowledge of HTM policies, operating procedures, service standards, products and Guests Services provided.
  • A current knowledge of the type of facilities, services and tourist information pertaining to a ski resort.
  • Sales/retail skills to up-sell Guest Services and related party products.
  • Computer operating skills - Microsoft Office Suite (essential) and Property Management Systems (desirable).
  • Bi-lingual English and Japanese spoken (desirable).

Employment Status: Full Time

Starting Date: flexible from around March/April, 2016.

Base Annual Salary: from 3.6 million yen, depending on experience and skills.

Location: Hirafu village - Central Niseko, Hokkaido, Japan

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to: jobs@seasontoseasonemployment.com