General Manager - Japan (Japanese Speaking) - Expressions of interest
InterContinental Hotels Group are one of the world's leading hotel companies. Present in around 100 countries, we have over 160 million guests staying in 825,746 rooms in over 5,500 hotels each year. You'll know our hotel brands. They are some of the best known and most popular in the world – Regent Hotels & Resorts, InterContinental Hotels & Resorts, Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express, Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts, Hotel Indigo, Staybridge Suites, Candlewood Suites, EVEN Hotels and HUALUXE Hotels and Resorts as well as Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants.
All of these brands work together towards our goals of creating Great Hotels Guests Love. This is a mission that's seen us go from strength to strength, with more rooms in an ever-growing portfolio of hotels across more and more locations. Which makes this an incredibly exciting time to become part of the team.
In Japan, IHGANA Hotels Group was established in December 2006 as a joint venture between IHG and ANA -- Japans leading airline. IHGANA is the leading hotel operator in Japan with 33 hotels operating under four brands: InterContinental Hotels & Resorts, ANA Crowne Plaza, Holiday Inn and ANA Hotels.
Your day to day
With over 1,800 hotels in the current IHG global pipeline to open over the next few years we are seeking expressions of interest for General Manager roles across the IHG ANA Japan portfolio.
Our General Manager's direct the overall operation of their hotel to maximize performance, profitability and return on investment. By creating a positive and productive work environment, you'll ensure superior guest experience and compliance with quality, service and operational standards. You'll report directly to a Regional General Manager or Director of Operations and supervise the Hotel Executive Committee Members and Department Heads.
What we need from you
To be a General Manager within IHG you'll ideally have a Bachelor's degree in Hotel or Hospitality Management or equivalent, with 4-6 or more years experience leading a hotel team as General Manager or possibly Hotel/Resident Manager in a large complex operation, combined with an exceptional customer service focus.
Ultimately, you have excellent interpersonal and leadership skills, very good skills for written and oral communication in both English and Japanese plus a desire and the ability to travel and work in different countries.
What we offer
In return, we'll give you a competitive benefits package including salary, insurances and the opportunity to progress your career with IHG. You'll have the chance to work with a great team of people. Most importantly, we'll give you Room to be yourself. To express your interest in opportunities with IHG just click on the link and we will ensure you are provided updates on future development in Japan
To find out more about us or any other jobs with IHG please look at www.careers.ihg.com