General Manager - Malamala Beach Club

$80,000 - $110,000 yearly
  • Malamala Beach Club
  • Malamala Beach Club, Nadi, Fiji
  • Nov 25, 2021
Full time Hospitality & Tourism

Job Description & Skills/Qualifications Required

Malamala Beach Club is an award winning and truly unique offering within Fiji’s tourism industry. Located just 25 minutes from Port Denarau, Malamala Beach Club is the world’s first and only beach club situated  on its own tropical island. Offering private cabanas, day beds, an infinity pool, curated cocktails, and a popular all-day a-la-carte menu, Malamala Beach Club attracts discerning travelers, holiday makers, groups, conferences, incentives, weddings, and domestic visitors alike.

Malamala Beach Club is operated by and part of the South Sea Cruises Group, Fiji’s largest and leading marine tourism operator. The South Sea Cruises Group is seeking for an exciting, enthusiastic, capable, and inspiring leader to oversee the beach club from early 2022. Reporting directly to the South Sea Cruises Group CEO, the General Manager will have a proven track record within the hospitality industry and ideally (but not essential) experience within Fiji. The successful application must be innovative, professional, open minded and be able to work and manage an island-based team. The successful applicant will oversee the delivery of the beach club experience and build an excellent rapport both with our domestic and international visitors reaffirming Malamala Beach Club’s position as Fiji’s number one day trip destination and a location everyone wants to experience.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure customer expectations at Malamala Beach Club are continuously exceeded through exceptional customer service, providing the right atmosphere and music, ensuring the facilities and equipment being of a high standard, and that the food & beverage offerings live up to their award-winning reputation.
  • Lead all staffing aspects including recruitment, rosters, and ongoing training.
  • Manage all operational aspect including but not limited to health, safety and all COVID related protocols.
  • Achieve and exceed budgeted costs and overheads and strive to reduce these wherever possible.
  • Create a team environment both on island and off island as part of the wider South Sea Cruises Group.
  • Be innovative and look to implement new initiatives which put Malamala Beach Club ahead both on a local and an international basis.
  • Be honest, trustworthy and be able to work autonomously.

Required Qualifications and Skills:

  • A proven track record in a similar level position and/or be able to demonstrate a strong desire in developing the necessary skills to progress your career to the next level.
  • Strong leadership qualities as well as strong organizational and communication skills.
  • The ability to understand, manage, monitor, and adhere to all financial & budgetary requirements.
  • Have an outstanding record in customer services, interaction and building relationships.
  • Relevant qualifications in business, hospitality or similar will be advantageous.
  • Willing to be based and live on island at the beach club and be flexible in your roster to accommodate and oversee the various requirements of the beach club including but not limited to various events, famils and groups in accommodation to the daily customers who visit independently each day.

Positions like this don’t come up often and if you believe you have what it takes and that you should be considered for the role then you are encouraged to apply in writing detailing why you’re the best person for the role. Please also include your latest CV. Both can be sent by email to ceossc@ssc.com.fj

Applications close at 5.00pm on Thursday 2nd of December 2021 and only shortlisted applicants who meet the desired requirements will be contacted. The successful applicant must be available to commence in late February 2022 and must either be a Fijian citizen or if not have the ability to obtain a company sponsored work permit (subject to relevant approvals).

For more information on Malamala Beach Club & the South Sea Cruises Group interested parties can view our websites here: www.malamalabeachclub.com / www.southseacruisesgroupfiji.com

Job Functions

Food & Beverage Manager, General/Business Unit Manager, General Manager

Industry

Hospitality & Tourism

Indoor/Outdoor

Indoor, Outdoor

Job open to:

Fiji Residents Only, Overseas/ Non Fiji Residents

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