ICT Project Manager - The Grand Brighton - Accounts
Want to join "The Best Employer" in Hospitality, as awarded at this year's Cateys? We currently have an exciting new opportunity for an experienced and talented IT professional to join our highly successful and award-winning team as ICT Projects Manager. At The Grand and Richmond Hill Hotels, we make hospitality truly meaningful. We strive to create an individual and personal experience for all our guests and staff by delivering Exceptional experiences for both......so individuals with engaging personalities, who recognise the detail and demonstrate a 'can-do' and positive attitude, are a perfect match for us. Based at The Grand and reporting to the Group Finance Director in these busy events' led hotels, this newly created position is a key contributor to the hotels' success - responsible for ensuring the quality and delivery of IT systems for the hotels and their guests; ensuring the ongoing IT strategy is fit for business, delivers value for money and exceeds customer expectations. You will be joining a progressive organisation in the process of improving the ICT infrastructure to deliver reliable and resilient support for all aspects of hospitality. You will be responsible for front-of-house, restaurant and conference systems as well business systems, telecommunications and telephony - you'll need to be flexible, adaptable and be prepared to be hands on as well as strategic. In return for your passion and commitment, we offer a great package including: Company Bonus Scheme, Private Health Care, Work Place Pension and Life Assurance; Cash Plan Healthcare package; Perks and Discounts App - including e vouchers, free and flash perks with Perkbox; Salary Sacrifice Schemes; Free Car Parking; Complimentary Spa Membership; Discounted use of hotel; Discounted accommodation staff rates. Ideal candidates will have previous proven ICT and project management experience for a minimum of years in a similar role within the hospitality industry preferably in a hotel, or similar high quality events or customer focused establishment. To be successful in your application for the position, you must display the following: • Experience of project management and budgeting with the ability to plan and develop contingency plans • A strong and charismatic people person able to communicate and "get the message" across at all levels, being fully connected to all areas of the business • Ability to multi task on focus on multiple projects and use own initiative to set own deadlines and prioritise a heavy workload • Experience of hotel applications, such as Opera, Symphony, Aloha and Delphi • Experience of PC, Laptop and Server hardware and operation • Experience of telephony systems and technology such as IP telephony and Mitel • Experience in the use and management of "cloud" services and hosting • Experience of managing external suppliers, particularly IT services suppliers where fault handling is monitored and managed • Excellent organisational and interpersonal skills • Current technical skills and knowledge of technology • General understanding of IT infrastructure trends and technologies, including networks, databases, business applications, and telephony • Dynamic and forward thinking • Market aware - both in terms of competition and trends If you are keen to progress your career with a progressive, people focused independent spirited businesses and this is a challenge that excites you, apply now!