Careers at Inverlochy

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We currently have the following positions available:

Restaurant Manager/Food and Beverage Manager

Inverlochy Castle is currently looking for an experienced Restaurant Manager or Food and Beverage Manager to join our management team.

We pride ourselves on the highest level of service, and attention to detail is paramount. Inverlochy Castle has a long standing reputation as Scotland's finest country house hotel with 17 luxurious bedrooms, a 3 AA Rosette Restaurant and also the longest standing member of Relais and Chateaux in Scotland. We are constantly voted one of the best small hotels in the world. Candidates should be of the highest professional calibre, able to organize and motivate staff, and not afraid of hard work i.e. leading by example. 

If you think you have what it takes to lead the prestigious team at Inverlochy Castle then please contact us.
Temporary live in accommodation is available. This is a full time position and you must be able to work within the United Kingdom. 

The ideal candidate for this position: Must have 1 years previous experience in a similar role (with a minimum of 2 years in a 5 star property at supervisory/management level) courteous and focused on providing a consistently high standard of customer service, must be standards driven and detail-orientated with the ability to organize and plan ahead and have the ability to lead, multi-task, and make sound decisions in fast-paced environment.

Main responsibilities will be ensuring the efficient and effective management of all food and beverage services, running of the restaurant during breakfast, lunch and dinner; training of all staff to the standards set by the company with an aim to progress all team members to a higher position.

Applicants must have a good level of English both spoken and understanding. We do ask that any applications should be in English please.

We have temporary live in accommodation available and staff meals are provided. If this position is of interest to you and you would like to be part of our team then please contact us. All applicants must be eligible to work and reside in the UK.

If this position is of interest to you and you would like to be part of our team then please email your CV to kerrywatson@icmi.co.uk.

Waitress/Waiter

Inverlochy Castle is currently recruiting for Waitress or Waiter, this position is a full time position.
We pride ourselves on the highest level of service, and attention to detail is paramount. Inverlochy Castle has a long standing reputation as Scotland's finest country house hotel with 17 luxurious bedrooms, a 3 AA Rosette Restaurant and also the longest standing member of Relais and Chateaux in Scotland.

Candidate’s main objective is to be catering for the guests' needs within the restaurant during Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner. In this "hands on" position, candidates should expect cleaning duties and preparation for the day's business, as well as exemplary service to our guests.

Applicants must have a good level of English both spoken and understanding. Previous experience within hotel/restaurant industry is essential. We do ask that any applications should be in English please.

Applications can be made by email to scottcampbell@inverlochy.co.uk.

Cluster Reservations Manager

ICMI was founded by the senior management of Inverlochy Castle Hotel, Scotland's most renowned small luxury hotel, to provide a consulting and management service to the hotel and hospitality industries. ICMI now manages multiple properties across Scotland with central reservations based in Edinburgh.

As a Cluster Reservations Manager, you would be responsible for managing the central reservations team for all ICMI Collection properties ensuring delivery of an outstanding guest service. Specifically, you would be responsible for performing the following tasks to the highest standards:

  • Manage daily Reservations processes and operations to include, but not limited to, room inventory and availability, group rooming lists and blocks, cut-off dates and restrictions, occupancy, selling guest rooms, systems use and management, department management, policy and procedure implementation and enforcement
  • Manage and communicate information regarding hotel occupancy, promotion, special reservation procedures, operational issues and special events to your team
  • Serve as liaison with hotels and Revenue Manager
  • Monitor and develop team member performance to include providing supervision, ensuring 5 start standards are consistent, conducting counselling and evaluations, providing professional development and delivering recognition and reward
  • Recruit, interview and train team members
  • Communicate any and all new group or significant business to the Revenue Manger to ensure conversion or negotiation is optimal wherever possible
  • To negotiate, within the limits of authority, rates with potential hotel guests, prior to arrival or within the Hotel as required
  • Identify any overbooking or inventory issues and manage them effectively with inventory management and if necessary re-location
  • Assist in ensuring that the department is operated efficiently, and cover any tasks the Revenue Manager deems appropriate in their absence

Desired skills and experience:

  • Previous Team Management experience essential
  • Previous Hotel Reservations experience essential
  • Computer literate & knowledge of hotel PMS system
  • Leadership skills
  • Excellent organisation and delegation skills

Position is based in Edinburgh

To apply please email your CV to dorotacikala@icmi.co.uk