Front Desk Agent
The Oread Hotel
Lawrence, KS

Front Desk Agent

The Oread Hotel

Description

Front Desk & Guest Care

We are looking for people that have a passion to serve others! Working at the front desk means you are at the hub of the hotel with the most interaction with our guests. Your role is key to the overall experience the guest will have. Your keen sense of being proactive, responsive and caring will make all the difference. If you enjoy engaging with others and have a winning personality and high sense of responsibility – this role is perfect for you! We have a great company culture at Concord Hospitality where everyone is valued and treated with respect.

Role Responsibilities:

As a Front Desk Clerk or Guest Services Clerk you have the responsibility to give our guests the best hospitality experience they can have by:

  • Assisting guests efficiently, courteously and professionally at all times.
  • Maintain a high level of service and hospitality.
  • Promptly and effectively deal with guest concerns or issues and see all are met to satisfaction in timely manner.
  • Post guest charges, collect payments and follow all cash handling procedures as required by Concord.
  • Handle guest mail and messages with respect to privacy and professionalism.
  • Be knowledgeable of the hotel brand and various programs (travel programs, special offers).
  • Be a great communicator to various departments and management on guest comments and concerns.
  • Respond quickly to incoming calls, lobby visitors and team members needing front desk assistance.
  • Have full knowledge of hotel safety and emergency procedures.

Here are some reasons our associates like working for us:

Benefits (Full Time Associates only)

We offer competitive wages. Full-time associates are eligible to participate in a comprehensive benefit package, which includes medical/dental/vision plans, life insurance, ST/LT disability options, 401K options, tuition assistance, discounted room rates at Concord managed hotels, plus training & development and career advancement opportunities.

Why Concord?

Our culture is based on our five Cornerstones and they are what we consider our foundation: Quality, Integrity, Community, Profitability, and Fun. It’s important to us to provide a great work environment for our associates and we strive to hire the BEST associates in the market. At Concord, you can enjoy a culture where you are valued and our Associate First policy is a way of life. Utilize your hospitality talents with a Company that cares about you and your development. We do many fun things on property to stay engaged with our associates and show you we care about you.

If you are seeking a position where you can grow and be a part of a fun team, this job may be your answer. We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace.

The Oread Hotel

99 Room Hotel

Steps from the University of Kansas

We’re next to the University of Kansas campus. The David Booth Kansas Memorial Stadium and Biodiversity Institute & Natural History Museum are each within a half mile. Historic Massachusetts Street is one mile away. Downtown Kansas City is 40 miles from us. We offer indoor and outdoor event areas. Enjoy our fitness center and rooftop restaurant.