Join the team in Amsterdam, we’re hiring!
Looking for a job? Join the team! Always wanted to work in the most beautiful church in Amsterdam? Assisting with weddings, dinners or working at other events? Good news! At the Renaissance Koepelkerk, we are looking for you! On this page you will find current vacancies and tips on how to apply. From Chef to banqueting employee, from manager to director: We regularly have different positions and vacancies open.
Director of Operations
Do you have a passion for hospitality? Are you a natural leader and do you love to inspire others? Do you want to work with an international team in a five star hotel, part of Marriott International? The Renaissance Amsterdam Hotel is looking for you as Director of Operations!
The Director of Operations is a strategic business partner for the Rooms Operations as well as the Beverages & Food outlets in the Renaissance Amsterdam Hotel. Areas of responsibility include Front Office, Styling, Security, Restaurants, Kitchen, Stewarding and Events. In this position you will work with your direct reports to develop and implement departmental strategies and implementation of the brand service strategy and brand initiatives. You will ensure all departments meet the Renaissance standards, target customer needs, ambassador satisfaction and you will focus on growing revenues and maximizing the financial performance of the departments. As a member of the Executive Committee, you will develop and implement property-wide strategies that deliver products and services to exceed the needs and expectations of our customers and ambassadors.
What are we looking for?
Exhibit behavioral styles of confidence and command respect from others. Identifying and understanding issues, problems and opportunities and evaluate alternatives and solutions. Strong public presentation skills and be able to maintain performance if challenges in the workplace occur.
Gathering information and resources to set a plan and prioritize and arrange work requirements. Set high standards of performance for self and managers. Build and contribute to teams and keep the overview.
Interact with others to build openness, trust and confidence. Support ambassadors with diverse styles, motivations and cultural perspective to create an atmosphere of inclusion.
Provide guidance and feedback to assist individuals further to develop their skills and abilities.
Understand and utilize business information to manage the operations. Evaluates market conditions and organizational objectives to accurately diagnose market opportunities and threats. Develop the right strategy that will drive our business results. Determine the allocation of costs and maintains equipment to perform work activities.
To be eligible for this position you…
- Have a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Hotel and Restaurant Management or related major.
- Have a minimum of five years of experience in a leadership position in as well Rooms as B&F.
- Are fluent in English and have international working experience.
What do you get in return?
The Renaissance Amsterdam Hotel is part of Marriott International and offers a salary and benefits based on experience level. In addition, we offer you…
- Career growth opportunities within Marriott International.
- Development and training opportunities and many internal and online training possibilities.
- Special associate rate discount available for all Marriott products worldwide.
- As part of our culture, we celebrate recognition and organize a lot of social activities.
- Are participating in the bonus plan based on business results.
Marriott International is an equal opportunity employer. We believe in hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive, people-first culture. We are committed to non-discrimination on any protected basis, such as disability and veteran status, or any other basis covered under applicable law.
About the Church
The beautiful 17th -century Koepelkerk, whether or not combined with the Renaissance Amsterdam Hotel, is among one of the largest providers of unique hotel and conference accommodation at top level. The capabilities of the beautiful Domed Church – built in 1668 and figure leading to a painting by Vincent Van Gogh – and the hotel are unprecedented.
The monumental atmosphere, the hi-tech facilities such as video conferencing, state-of -the-art light shows, the wide choices in presentations, entertainment and decoration, the convenient location and the highly refined catering concepts guarantee inspiring events.
Whether you are looking for a unique location to meet with a small group or for event space where you can receive your clients and contacts for a stylish gala, the Renaissance Amsterdam Hotel facilitates it all.
Up to 600 guests can easily be received. Whether it’s for a product presentation, party, fashion show, conference, wedding or TV production, combined with a professional team of skilled event planners each event will be a real success! See here the kind of events that we are hosting in the Koepekerk.