Lodge Manager

Reference: 9511 AV
Consultant: Anneke Viviers 

Job Description: 

  • Oversee the Food, Beverage and Kitchen Departments
  • Oversee the Housekeeping department
  • Handling Front Office
  • Oversee all financial aspects of the Lodge with strong leadership skills with a sense of ownership (accountability) and pride in work
  • Recon of online and walk-in bookings for accommodation
  • Daily cash up and win branch reports with methodical work ethic with a high regard for attention to detail
  • Oversee and manage all stock takes on a daily basis and kitchen ordering to ensure good controls are adhered to
  • Oversee keeping of the grounds and accommodation units
  • Strong work ethic, ability to work unsupervised, work flexible hours and extended hours.
  • Well groomed, good personal hygiene & presentable with a friendly personality
  • Flexible attitude and willing to take on tasks as necessary
  • Sensitive to and understanding / tolerant of cultural differences


  • Minimum qualification
  • Hospitality related qualification
  • Strong Food and Beverage Knowledge
  • Excellent organisational and administrative skills
  • Systematic and strong with protocols
  • HR and payroll functions of the Lodge
  • Hands on staff management and staff disciplinary process
  • Basic Maintenance skills and knowledge
  • A confident, peoples person and be able to communicate effectively with guests and staff alike
  • Exceptional problem-solving skill.
  • Thorough, precise and accurate.
  • Must be able to work under pressure.
  • Proficient in systems, especially in Excel / Sheets.
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • Focus of Guest experience delivery from each department
  • Must have drivers license and own vehicle
  • Willing to work after hours and weekends

How to Apply: 

  • Email your comprehensive CV to exceedhr@exceed.co.za. 
  • If you are already registered, please forward your CV and the relevant reference number to the consultant with whom you are currently registered in order to avoid duplicity on our system. 
  • We reserve the right to only conduct interviews with candidates of choice. 
  • Applicants who have not received feedback within 30 days from the closing date must please accept their application as unsuccessful.