Reservations Team lead

Job description

Are you an energized, innovative and Customer centric leader?

Are you eager to go the extra mile in servicing guests from all over the world? 

Do you know how to encourage your team members to the next level of service?


Then this could be your new job..!


Why TSH rules

We live in a world where almost everything is always changing. The way we travel, study, live and work. People from all walks of life share the same passion: they love to connect! We believe in providing a fun, creative and inspiring environment where residents of all ages can live, work, play and grow. To achieve this, we rely on an awesomely fun, smart and motivated team to embrace the student spirit and bring it to life. We believe in world peace and we aim to play our part in creating it!

 

In 2023 we aim to have 65 locations secured across Europe, 26,000 rooms and close to one million square meters of shared space. Our new TSHLIFE app and digital platform will connect nearly a million current and former co-living and co-working guests.

 

Your mission: Take the operational lead in an international team of Group Reservation Experts

You will work in an enthusiastic team of reservation experts in an international and vibrant environment. The reservations team of the Student hotel is a centralized department serving all guest of TSH with a clear focus on student guests, groups & corporate guests. You are one of the operational leaders in the team the connection between the group agents and the Revenue Management, Operations & Sales departments. 


What will you be doing to make that happen?

 

Energize your team:

  • Create a fun and professional place to work
  • Develop and train the reservation agents
  • Lead by example: leading the team forward with buzzing energy & solid decision making

Be the pro-active team lead:

  • Support the Head of Reservations with the roll out of strategy for the department
  • Translate strategy in to short term goals and ensure implementation
  • Ensure operational  goals are clear and targets are reached
  • Be responsible for the Group Reservations team performance (revenue, conversion, efficiency, contact quality)
  • Lead the daily operations of Group reservations department
  • Review and improve work processes

Projects & other fun stuff:

  • Give pro-active input on allocation, rate & distribution strategies to optimize revenue for groups
  • Set up work processes for new hotel openings and streamline the group reservations process throughout TSH

Requirements

Who are you?   

You are a sparkling personality, lead by example, bursting with energy with a vision on how to guide the Reservations team forward. 

  

Talents you have:

  • Team development is at your heart
  • You are structured, accurate and professional
  • You love working in a dynamic high pace environment and you keep your head cool during those busy periods
  • You take ownership and responsibility 
  • Proactive, can do attitude + getting things done, also outside office hours.
  • You live in or near Amsterdam. 

Background

Must haves:

  • Minimum 2 years of experience in a reservations position
  • Experience with property management systems
  • Fluent English & Dutch 
  • Strong communication skills

Nice to haves:

  • Experience in a cluster environment
  • Experience in an international environment
  • An extra language(s) skill is a big plus

Still excited? 
We’d be thrilled if you would apply! You can do this by clicking the apply button beneath, answering a couple of questions and sending your CV/LinkedIn.