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Evening Gallery Host (Front Desk Clerk)

Hyatt Place Memphis/Wolfchase Galleria
Memphis, TN

Posted November 21, 2020

Evening Gallery Host (Front Desk Clerk)

Overview

Gallery Hosts contribute to the hotel's commitment to high quality guest service and teamwork and must be the kind of person who appreciates high standards of excellence. The Gallery Hosts creates an experience for our hotel guests by offering them a larger than home experience with welcoming, helpful and exceptional service, while maintaining a clean, comfortable and inviting environment. This position is responsible for the complete guest experience; to include the Gallery Host Stand, the Bakery Café, the Guest Kitchen, the e-room and the TV den, guest check in and out and the servicing of the meeting rooms. Previous guest service experience as well as the ability to communicate well with guests required.

Responsibilities
  • Resolve guest complaints, ensuring guest satisfaction.
  • Anticipate guests needs, respond promptly and acknowledge all guests, however busy and whatever time of day.
  • Maintain positive guest relations at all times.
  • Resolve guest complaints, ensuring guest satisfaction.
  • Maintain complete knowledge at all times of:
    • a) all hotel features/services, hours of operation.
    • b) All room rates, special packages and promotions.
    • c) Daily house count and expected arrivals/departures.
    • d) Scheduled daily group activities.
    • e) Brand services and requirements including F&B
  • Obtain assigned bank and ensure accuracy of contracted monies.
  • Keep bank secure at all times.
  • Answer department telephone within 3 rings, using correct greeting and telephone etiquette.
  • Process all guest check-ins.
  • Verify registration card information with the guest.
  • Obtain back-up information for guest credit/payment method and input into system; collect cash when designated.
  • Handle overbooked or walked in guests.
  • Accept and record wake-up call requests.
  • Monitor, send and distribute guest faxes.
  • Communicate pertinent guest information to designated departments/personnel (i.e., special requests, amenity delivery).
  • Resolve discrepancies on the room status report with Housekeeping.
  • Match the bucket check to in-house guest ledger report; report discrepancies to Manager.
  • Process all check-outs.
  • Process adjustment vouchers, paid-outs, correction vouchers, miscellaneous charges.
Qualifications

Education:

  • High School Graduate or General Education Degree (GED): or Work Equivalent

Experience: 

  • One year previous experience in a similar position in a select service hotel
  • Customer service experience required
  • Must be available to work weekday and weekend evening shifts

Other: 

  • Basic computer skills required
  • Must have good understanding of the English language.
  • Good communication skills both verbal and written.
  • Certification of previous training in liquor, wine and food service preferred.
EEO/AA Employer DisclosureCrestline Hotels & Resorts is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability status.

Hyatt Place Memphis/Wolfchase Galleria

125 Room Hotel

Our Hotel

Welcome to Hyatt Place Memphis/Wolfchase Galleria, a modern hotel for corporate travelers and families on the outskirts of Memphis near Bartlett. Guests can find just what they need within walking distance, like the restaurants of Cordova or Wolfchase Galleria, the largest shopping mall in the city. From specialty Starbucks® coffee and granite countertops to 24/7 dining and work desks in each guest room, lodging in Tennessee has never felt, nor tasted, sweeter.

Guests can start their morning with cage-free eggs, steel-cut oatmeal, whole fruit, all-natural bacon and sausage, and more. The Market offers a selection of perfectly packaged grab-and-go items from snacks to salads, while our bakery case offers an array of temping pastries and sweets. The Bar offers thoughtfully sourced, regionally inspired food, premium alcoholic beverages and specialty coffee drinks.

Hyatt Place Memphis/Wolfchase Galleria

7905 Giacosa Place

Memphis, TN 38133

Telephone (901) 371-0010