Wyndham Worldwide Guest Services Agent in Indianapolis, Indiana

Guest Services Agent

Description

The Alexander offers its guests an exciting take on hospitality by transforming guest rooms, restaurants, and event spaces into enthralling havens for commissioned works of art. Undeniably contemporary, but always comfortable, The Alexander is destined to become a premier destination for business professionals, art lovers, gourmands, and other cultured clientele.

Each one of our 157 guest rooms and 52 extended stay units focus on creating a relaxed environment for work or rest while enlivening the senses with pops of color and eye-catching art. Guests will discover the same, infectious energy in The Alexander’s stylish and inviting restaurants, which serve culinary works of art for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Perfect for unforgettable celebrations and exceptional meetings, every inch of the 16,500 square feet of event space exudes elegance and creativity.

The Alexander offers up a refreshing dose of local color and flavor, and promises a unique Indianapolis experience for passionate travelers.

Wyndham Hotel Group is searching for a Guest Services Agent to work at the art-centric Alexander Hotel in Indianapolis, IN. This position is responsible for providing quality guest services that include registration and check-out, PBX operations, mail and message service.

Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Greet guests in a friendly and warm manner; perform guest check-in and check-out; solve guest-related problems within scope of responsibility.

  • Enter data into computer, including posting miscellaneous charges and entering wake-up call requests into PBX system.

  • Compute bill, collects payment and makes change for guests. May post charges such as room, food, liquor or telephone by hand or computer.

  • Oversee all cash/credit card transactions and maintain a personal bank. Must understand and enforce the hotel company credit policies. Account for all cash and makes deposits in accordance with hotel and company policies.

  • Answer inquiries pertaining to hotel services, registration of guests and shopping, dining, entertainment and directions.

  • May make restaurant, transportation or entertainment reservations for guests; may deposit guests' valuables in hotel safe or safe-deposit box; may order complimentary flowers or champagne for special guests.

  • Answer phones and relay messages to guests and associates; direct telephone calls, internal and external, to the proper party.

  • Send/receive faxes that come in to the front fax machine; ensure that incoming faxes are delivered to the appropriate recipient.

  • Generate reports for Front Desk, Engineering, and Housekeeping as necessary.

  • Establish and secure proper credit between the property and the guest.

  • Complete a daily shift audit and balance all account settlements, charges, etc.

  • Transport guests as needed.

  • Perform other guest services duties whenever necessary.

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications

  • Minimum High School Diploma or equivalent.

  • One year minimum job related experience required, preferably within a front desk or customer service role.

  • Valid, clean driver’s license.

  • Computer literate: Strong proficiency in MS Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, Power Point. Adaptable to learning new and customized software programs

Preferred Qualifications

  • Adept at managing fast paced environment and putting people at ease.

  • Warm, personable and energetic demeanor with professional and pleasant phone manner.

  • Comfortable interfacing with a diverse group of individuals.

  • Exceptional oral and written communication skills in English.

  • Exceptional attention to detail.

  • Ability to prioritize, identify problems, and seek solutions and follow up and follow through with a variety of tasks.

  • Projects a professional and polished image that inspires confidence and trust. Must be able to abide by the company appearance standards and compliance with the designated uniform.

  • Dedicated to exceeding service standards and providing services and standards to the highest caliber.

  • Ability to work collaboratively and communicate effectively with team members at all levels of the organization.

  • Valid, clean driver’s license.

  • Adept at managing fast paced environment and putting people at ease

  • Proficiency in oral and written communication skills in English.

  • Must be able to work variable shift, weekends, holidays, and special events, as needed.

  • Must have employment eligibility in the U.S.

Physical requirements:

  • Regularly required to sit, stand, walk, bend and use hands to handle objects, tools or controls.

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.

  • Frequently is required to talk or hear.

Wyndham Hotel Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (M/F/D/V)

Job: Guest Services

Primary Location: United States of America-Indiana-Indianapolis

Employee Status: Regular

Schedule: Full-time

Organization: Wyndham Hotel Group - Wyndham Hotel Management

Job Posting: Oct 9, 2017, 11:20:12 AM

Requisition ID: 1714991