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Franchised General Manager

Nashville, Tennessee
Property Leadership

Job Description

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Posting Date Jul 09, 2018
Job Number 18001X7U
Job Category Property Leadership
Location Union Station Hotel Nashville, Autograph Collection, Nashville, Tennessee VIEW ON MAP
Brand Autograph Collection Hotels
Schedule Full-time
Relocation? Yes
Position Type Management

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Thank you for your interest in this position. It is a job opportunity with one of Marriott International’s franchisees.


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Additional Information: This hotel is owned and operated by an independent franchisee, Sage Hospitality. The franchisee controls all aspects of the hotel’s employment policies and practices, including the selection and hiring process. If you accept a position at this hotel you will be employed by a franchisee and not by Marriott International.


Job Description

Sage Hospitality is currently seeking an accomplished General Manager for our iconic Union Station Hotel in Nashville.

Union Station Hotel is as deeply rooted in Nashville as country music. The hotel is a stunningly restored, 100-year-old historic hotel that is steps from top downtown Nashville attractions. This Marriott Autograph Collection hotel is an iconic landmark, blending modern conveniences with warm classical elegance, including Romanesque architecture featuring the original 65-foot barrel-vaulted stained glass ceiling and beautiful artwork throughout the lobby.This role will report to the Vice President of Operations within Sage Hotels as well as partnering with a collaborative ownership group that takes pride in excellence and is a great steward of its properties. The ideal candidate has a proven track record as General Manager achieving operations excellence in a Marriott (preferably Autograph Collection) property, has superb business and financial acumen, is an active participant in the business community, and creates successes in improving sales and marketing strategies.

Job Requirements


Dealing with Ambiguity

Can effectively cope with change; can shift gears comfortably; can decide and act without having the total picture; is not upset when things are up in the air; doesnot have to finish things before moving on; can comfortably handle risk and uncertainty.

Strategic Agility

Sees ahead clearly; cab anticipate future consequences and trends accurately; has broad knowledge and perspective; trends accurately; has broad knowledge and perspective; is future oriented; can articulately paint credible pictures and visions of possibilities and likelihoods; can create competitive and breakthrough strategies and plans.

Confronting Direct Reports

Deals with problem direct reports firmly and in a timely manner; doesn’t allow problems to fester; regularly reviews performance and holds timely discussions; can make negative decisions when all other efforts fail; deal effectively with troublemakers.

Sizing Up People

Is good judge of talent; after reasonable exposure, can articulate the strengths and limitations of people inside or outside the organization; can accurately project what people are likely to do across a variety of situations.

Organizational Agility

Knowledgeable about how organizations work; knows how to get things done both through formal channels and the informal network; understands the origin and reasoning behind key policies, practices and procedures; understands the cultures of organizations.


  • Requires studying, analyzing and interpreting complex activities or information in order to improve known practices or develop new approaches.
  • Requires highly developed communication skills to frequently negotiate, sell and promote ideas and initiatives to leaders, guests and clients.
  • Must have excellent verbal, written and reading skills to review and prepare documents, policies, procedures and communicate internally and externally.


Must have vision ability in order to visually inspect hotel. Walk through the front and the back of the hotel. Climbing approximately 20-30 steps 10% of the week. Physically able to regularly inspect all areas of interior and exterior of facility.


A four-year college degree or equivalent education/experience. Previous experience as General Manager or Assistant General Manager at a similar size and type of hotel or previous experience in a Department Head role within a similar hotel.


This company is an equal opportunity employer.