Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates Dubai

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Telephone Operator – (in English)

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Telephone Operator 

The incumbent in this position is responsible for answering all incoming calls originating from within and outside the hotel in a friendly and caring manner according to the Kempinski and LQA standards

Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates

A luxurious alpine retreat in the heart of the desert, Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates is a landmark Dubai hotel and one of Kempinski’s most unique city properties. It combines exciting shopping, entertainment and dining options with lavish accommodation, including 15 spacious but cozy ski chalets overlooking Ski Dubai.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Answer all incoming calls, connect them to the appropriate extension in an efficient, friendly and caring manner according to the Kempinski standards.
  •  Write down messages accurately for our guests and deliver messages in a timely manner
  • Handle guests’ requests for DND (Do Not Disturb) and confidential status
  • Handle personal wakeup call requests for guests according to the LQA standard and automatic wakeup call requests for group and crew guests
  • Answer all guest questions / requests in a friendly and caring manner, take appropriate actions or if needed, refer the matters to the relevant persons to handle.  It may be providing information or assistance to make an outside call or handling a complaint, etc
  • In case of emergency, handles all communications for the hotel whilst serving as the communication center
  • Keep a complete record of each DDD (Domestic Direct Dial) and IDD (International Direct Dial).  Coordinate with front office reception all telephones charges to ensure they are billed and collected from guests
  • Monitor TV channels in addition to outlets’ and public area’s music to ensure smooth and proper functioning
  • In case of emergency, handle all communications for the hotel whilst serving as the communication center
  • Keep abreast of telephone directory, new staff and leavers, emergency procedures, special promotions and general hotel product knowledge
  • Maintain the neatness of their working area at all time

Competencies:

  • Fluency in English (Written and Spoken)
  • Additional languages is a strong asset
  • Previous experience in a similar role in a 5 star international hotel chain 
  • Flexibility
  • Excellent communication skills 

About Kempinski

Hoteliers since 1897, Kempinski have travelled the world in search of the most fascinating destinations without ever forgetting the finest traditions of its European heritage.