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Front of House Manager

Job Title: Front of House Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Industry:
IT
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Mayfair254
Job Published: October 15, 2018 17:52

Job Description

Are you a people person with excellent customer service skills? Are you looking for a new challenge with an exciting and innovative brand?

We’re looking for a Front of House Manager to be the welcoming face and engaging voice to our members. You’ll be there to assist with every enquiry and to ensure our members have an delightfully suprising visit, delivering a heartfelt service at all times.

Your job:

As a Front of House Manager you will be on the front line, representing Virgin Active as the face of the company.

Customer service; create a great first impression and provide a faultless representation of your Health Club.
To create and drive an effective and fun members Activity and magic moment calendar to delightfully surprise our customer every day
Work with your Member services Manager to drive customer retention
To co-ordinate your Front of House Host team daily to effectively deliver excellent customer service  in all areas of our club and facilities
Deal with any member feedback, take ownership of the situation and escalate the issue where necessary.
Opening and closing duties of the department, health & safety checks, and security of stock and cash handling are dealt with appropriately.
Complete at least one Service (Duty) Manager shift per week; opening or closing the club & being the responsible Manager whilst on shift.
Your commitment:

This is a full time role working 40 hours per week, 5 days out of 7; flexibility is required to meet the needs of the business Shift times vary to suit club operation and will typically be ‘early’ (5.30am-2pm) or ‘late’ (2pm-10.30pm) and some service Manager shift.

What we can’t live without:

To be a successful Front of House Manager, you’ll need to be smart in appearance and the finest ambassador for Virgin Active at all times. Underneath your well-groomed exterior should be an empathetic nature and the charisma to create an effortless rapport with our members in every interaction. 

Specific requirements of successful candidate:

Exceptional communication & organisational skills with the ability to remain calm under pressure.
To go above and beyond at all times by leading by example with you club host team in all areas of the club
Previous experience of working in a fast paced, customer facing environment.
Ensure your department and your club facilities are immaculate at all times through leading your club host team to live and breath our brand standards
Strong admin and computer skills, with the confidence to learn new systems & databases quickly.
The Perks:


In return for your expertise, we’ll support you in this new challenge with coaching & development every step of the way. Also, to reward your hard work you’ll get:

Virgin Tribe – discounts on loads of Virgin products & services
Great personal development through our in-house Management Development programme ‘Evolve’. Upon completion, you’ll receive a Level 3 Diploma in Management Development accredited by the Institute of Leadership Management.
30 days holiday (including bank holidays)
Birthday bonus day off!
Complimentary VA health club membership for you & a buddy!
5% Pension plan