Guest Service Agent

  • Midwest Hospitality Group Inc
  • Southfield, MI, USA
  • Apr 05, 2019
Full time Customer Service Hospitality-Hotel

Job Description

TITLE:  Guest Service Agent                                                         REPORTS TO:  General Manager

 

 

SUMMARY STATEMENT

Assures highest possible level of visitor and guest satisfaction by providing superior customer service. Responsible for checking guests into and out of the hotel as well as answering phone calls and customer inquiries.

 

PRIMARY DUTIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES

  Room Assignments, Changes, and Issues

  • Checks guests into and out of the hotel in an accurate, speedy, and courteous manner.
  • Efficiently handles all payments received whether they are cash, credit card, checks or traveler’s checks. Balances/verifies all monetary transactions in appropriate accounts.
  • Ensures that all hotel keys are distributed to the appropriate parties and that guest privacy is maintained.
  • Responsible for maintaining all documentation regarding room registration, changes, charges, credit card transactions, customer service and maintenance issues.

 

  Guest Service

  • Offers guests assistance whenever possible.
  • Responsible for resolving escalated customer relations issues.
  • Answers inquiries pertaining to hotel policies and services.
  • Must respond to and follow-up on all guest requests to ensure customers are satisfied with the hotel’s services and accommodations.
  • Responsible for positively representing and promoting the property.
  • Ensures systems and procedures are in place and followed for guest safety and security.

 

  Other Duties as Assigned

  • Ensures that the lobby and front desk area is clean, organized, visually appealing, and well stocked with all necessary supplies.
  • Properly complies, completes, and distributes reports to all management and relevant staff.
  • Reports any maintenance, security, or safety issues to the appropriate staff.

 

 

SKILLS, EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND, AND EXPERIENCE

 

  • High School Diploma or GED required.
  • Previous front desk experience highly preferred.
  • Prior experience using Windows based software including Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook highly preferred.
  • Excellent organizational and prioritization skills.
  • Ability to work well and collaborate with others.
  • Superior customer service skills.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • May be required to stand for an extended period of time.
  • Able to work a flexible schedule.