Chalet Host

with Elysian Collection

newspaper Chalet Job Catering Switzerland
location Switzerland, Zermatt
start date 2020
salary Excellent
accommodation includedAccommodation included
training providedTraining provided

Our attention to detail is what sets us above the rest. We train our staff in the highest level of private household service, our chefs are Michelin star level. We cater for, and look after, individuals who have been everywhere, stayed in the best hotels in the world and expect that kind of service as given. Flexibility is key; be ready to provide a larger dinner party with 10 courses, or chips and homemade burgers on bean bags in the cinema room. No expense is spared. We allow you the opportunity and the tools to give your guests what they want, to make their stay above their expectations.

Chalet Host

typical day A Typical Day in the Job

This is a diverse and extremely challenging “hands-on” role, assisting the Chalet Manager who has overall responsibility for ensuring the perfect guests stay, every aspect of the chalet operation and for the performance of each individual member of the chalet team.

The main objective is to deliver a world-class hospitality service and to create unique and memorable holiday experiences for every client.

ideal candidate Who are we looking for?

Working under the Chalet Manager:

-Assisting the Manager in providing the best service to your guests, ensuring their every need is attended to
-Ensuring the best customer service delivery & guest satisfaction in all aspects, including catering, games/entertainment, child care and technology/communications
-Cooking breakfast on the chef’s mornings off
-Responsible for guests, staff and chalet on Manager day off
-Responsible for daily cleaning and arrangement of chalet living areas
-Responsible for cleaning bedrooms & bathrooms, morning & evening with great attention to detail
-Responsible for chalet and client laundry service
-Assisting with the service of breakfast, afternoon tea and dinner
-General chalet maintenance
-Ensuring hygiene, health and safety standards
-Maintaining local supplier relations
-Assisting with management of the chalet budgets
-Responsible for back of house and laundry
-Assisting with general chores in the kitchen

Candidate Profile

We are looking for the following key personal qualities and attributes:
-positive and flexible attitude
-highly professional with a 7-star service mentality
-keenness to provide only the best in each aspect of the role proactive
-great attention to detail
-team player
-happy to share accommodation

Skills and Experience Required

This role would suit individuals with the following skill set:
-previous 4/5-star hospitality or silver service experience (preferred)
-excellent interpersonal & communication skills
-excellent organisation/time management skills
-fluent English; conversational French, German or Italian (preferred)

+++Applicants must hold a UK/EU passport or have the right to work in Switzerland++

our offer What we can offer you

Travel to/from resort
Full Comprehensive Training
Ski Pass & Equipment


Please note, this vacancy has now been filled for the 2019/20 ski season. If you wish to be considered for a similar role for 2020/21, please submit an application using the form below. If you give us permission below, we may share your CV with our ski companies who are recruting for people with your skills or experience.

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