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Executive Assistant

Kigali, Rwanda
Administrative


Job Description

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Posting Date Aug 30, 2018
Job Number 18002GG1
Job Category Administrative
Location Kigali Marriott Hotel, Kigali, Rwanda VIEW ON MAP
Brand Marriott Hotels Resorts /JW Marriott
Schedule Full-time
Relocation? No
Position Type Management

Start Your Journey With Us
Marriott International portfolio of brands includes both JW Marriott and Marriott Hotels.

Marriott Hotels, Marriott International’s flagship brand with more than 500 global locations, is advancing the art of hosting so that our guests can travel brilliantly. As a host with Marriott Hotels, you will help keep this promise by delivering premium choices, sophisticated style, and well-crafted details. With your skills and imagination, together we will innovate and reinvent the future of travel.

JW Marriott is part of Marriott International's luxury portfolio and consists of more than 80 beautiful properties in gateway cities and distinctive resort locations around the world. JW believes our associates come first. Because if you’re happy, our guests will be happy. It’s as simple as that. Our hotels offer a work experience unlike any other, where you’ll be part of a community and enjoy a true camaraderie with a diverse group of co-workers. JW creates opportunities for training, development, recognition and most importantly, a place where you can really pursue your passions in a luxury environment. Treating guests exceptionally starts with the way we take care of our associates. That’s The JW Treatment™.

JOB SUMMARY

Supports the General Manager and his/her team by assisting on administrative responsibilities. Duties include organizing, composing and distributing correspondence to both employees and guests, initial response and follow up to inquiries and collecting and tracking problem resolution information.

CANDIDATE PROFILE

Education and Experience

• High school diploma or GED; 1 year experience in the administrative assistance, clerical services, or related professional area.

OR

• 2-year degree from an accredited university in Secretarial Studies, Business Administration, Hotel and Restaurant Management, or related major; no work experience required.

CORE WORK ACTIVITIES

Providing Documentation and Reporting Support

• Assists managers in preparation of various reports and presentations.

• Attends, transcribes and distributes minutes, and participate in staff meetings, executive committee meeting and department meetings as needed.

• Makes new files, maintains existing files.

• Maintains giveaway/donation files and assists in making reservations.

• Provides administrative support to manager/s and department.

Supporting Correspondence

• Composes, produces and signs correspondence on routine matters.

• Produces and distributes correspondence as required.

• Answers department phones.

• Acts as a receptionist for manager and, when necessary, other department members, providing assistance to callers as required.

• Sorts and distributes mail.

Providing Exceptional Customer Service

• Providing services that are above and beyond for customer satisfaction and retention.

• Ensures the quality, standards and meets the expectations of the customers on a daily basis.

• Attends meetings and communicates with executive and peers as an effort to improve quality of service.

Additional Responsibilities

• Ensures VIP amenity requests from GM/DOPS are handled in timely manner.

• Signs for managers and release, with specific permission.

• Communicates the importance of safety procedures, detailing procedure codes, ensuring employee understanding of safety codes, monitoring processes and procedures related to safety.

• Attends meetings to plan, organize, prioritize, coordinate and manage activities.

• Works with other people to gather the information necessary to manage projects, achieve goals, and resolve problems.

• Informs and/or updates the executives and peers on relevant information in a timely manner.

 
Marriott International is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. Marriott International does not discriminate on the basis of disability, veteran status or any other basis protected under federal, state or local laws.



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