If you are a student in the Hospitality industry and you’re so much interested in hotel management, yet wondering which position you should take in that career don’t worry.
Here I will share with you the best hotel management career that you take even in small hotels. I decided to talk about small hotels because it is the best place to start getting relevant experience and developing your carrier.
NB: This post is just for general information. To be eligible to work on these positions you must have a relevant qualification and fulfill the specific requirements of an employer.
Public Relations Manager
Most of the companies are currently focused on pubic relation aspect just to maintain their reputation and carefully plan strategies to maintain their overall image.
Public relation manager is a good career that you can decide to take it.
The responsibilities of the public relations manager include formulating strategies, writing press releases, all contacts with the media, establishing a positive brand image, monitoring the competitive environment, and organizing events.
According to the U.S. BUREAU OF LABOR STATISTICS the median annual wage for public relations specialists was $61,150, $29.40 per hour in May 2019. Whereby the typical education entry the level is a bachelor degree
According to my experience, for a small hotel, even a diploma may be enough to perform this job.
The main role of a hotel manager is to manage the day to day activities of the hotel. The whole hotel operations depend on this person.
For the small hotel, the manager maybe responsible for hiring and training staff, managing finances, planning house renovations, handling guest complaints, participating in advertising campaigns, and monitoring compliance with safety standards.
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Hotel manager reports to the director/owner of the hotel.
According to U.S. BUREAU OF LABOR STATISTICS the Median pay of lodging managers in 2009 was $54,430 per year $26.17 per hour. Whereby the typical education entry-level is High school diploma or equivalent
This is another career which you can take in the hotel management field. A hotel Administrator is different from the hotel manager. The hotel Administrator is mainly responsible for guest and customer services.
His responsibilities include meeting guests, assigning rooms, answering phone calls, monitoring reservations, meeting special customer requirements.
To perform well in this post you must have
When it comes to storing issues I love to say, stores run everything
Thus a storekeeper is an important person in any business. His responsibility is to
To get this job in a small hotel you need a relevant certificate or diploma from any reputable institution.
A party from education, you need to be faithful to be a store keeper
To understand more on storekeeper position you may read this article from setupmyhotel.com
The best hotel must provide the best food. And to archive that it needs you as a chef.
The fact is, there is no Hotel without a chef.
The chef is responsible for cooking, drawing menus oversee recipe compliance and organize the work of the kitchen team etc.
In my time in this career, I have come to realize that, one of the chef's favorite jobs is developing unique and best dishes in restaurants that draw customers attention.
To be acceptable in this position you must have a certificate of training from any reputable institution.
My task was to take you through a relevant position you can pursue in a hotel management career. The bottom line is that list is not exhaustive. There are positions like waiter/waitress, barmaid, cleaner, etc.
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