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Marriott Franchised Assistant General Manager in Forsyth, Illinois

Job Number 19128606

Job Category Property Leadership

Location Residence Inn Decatur Forsyth, 230 Lucille Avenue, Forsyth, Illinois, United States VIEW ON MAP

Brand Residence Inn

Schedule Full-time

Relocation? Yes

Position Type Management

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Thank you for your interest in this position. It is a job opportunity with one of Marriott International’s franchisees.

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Additional Information: This hotel is owned and operated by an independent franchisee, Tharaldson Hospitality Management. The franchisee controls all aspects of the hotel’s employment policies and practices, including the selection and hiring process. If you accept a position at this hotel you will be employed by a franchisee and not by Marriott International.


Coordinates the activities of hotel personnel as directed and provides support to the General Manager by performing the following duties


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


70% - Management

  • Assigns duties to staff and observes performance to ensureadherence to hotel policies and established operating procedures

  • Provides training, including safety training, to staff

  • Selects or assists in the selection of hotel staff andcompletes all new hire paperwork

  • Reviews employee performance and conducts personnel actionssuch as disciplinary actions and terminations

  • Maintains accurate records including cash flow sheet, directbill accounts, credit card receipts, registration cards, reservations cards,direct bills, and credit cards

  • Conducts or assists in conducting staff meetings

  • Adheres to all franchise and company procedures andregulations as well as standard operating procedures

  • Receives and resolves or assists in resolving guestcomplaints and employee issues

  • Performs functions of the General Manager in their absence

  • 30% - Other Duties as assigned

  • Covers shifts in all departments as scheduled by the GeneralManager

  • Corresponds with group and travel agents to answer specialrequests for rooms and rates

  • Assists with sales and marketing efforts as directed

  • Answers inquiries pertaining to hotel policies and services

  • Assists General Manager in annual wage scale surveys;ensures employee wages follow wage and salary guidelines

  • All other duties as assigned

COMPETENCY To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies

  • Problem Solving Identifies and resolves problems in a timelymanner; develops alternative solutions; uses reason even when dealing withemotional topics

  • Customer Service Manages difficult or emotional customersituations. Responds promptly to customer need; Responds to requests forservice and assistance

  • Interpersonal Maintains confidentiality

  • Oral Communication Responds well to questions; Demonstratesgroup presentations skills

  • Team Work Contributes to building a positive team spirit

  • Written Communication Writes clearly and informatively; Ableto read and interpret written information ¢ Delegation Delegates workassignments; Provides recognition for results

  • Managing People Makes self-available to staff; Providesregular performance feedback; Develops subordinates™ skills and encouragesgrowth; Solicits and applies customer feedback (internal and external);Improves processes, products, and services; Continually works to improvesupervisory skills ¢ Quality Management Looks for ways to improve and promotequality; Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness.

  • Diversity Shows respect and sensitivity for culturaldifferences; Promotes a harassment-free environment

  • Organizational Support Follows policies and procedures including,but not limited to, dress code policies

  • Adaptability Adapts to changes in the work environment;Manages competing demands; Able to deal with frequent change, delays, orunexpected events

  • Attendance/Punctuality Is consistently at work and on time;Ensures work responsibilities are covered when absent; Arrives at meetings andappointments on time

  • Dependability Commits to long hours of work when necessaryto reach goals

  • Initiative Asks for and offers help when needed

  • Innovation Generates suggestions for improving work;Develops innovative approaches and ideas

  • Judgment Exhibits sound and accurate judgment; Includesappropriate people in decision-making process.

  • Planning/Organizing Prioritizes and plans work activities

  • Professionalism, - Treats others with respect andconsideration regardless of their status or position

  • Quality Looks for ways to improve and promote quality

  • Quantity Strives to increase productivity

  • Safety and Security Observes safety and security procedures;Reports potentially unsafe conditions; Uses equipment and materials properly


Associates degree or equivalent from two-year college, or technical school; or six months to one-year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.


Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.


Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, and percentages.


Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.


To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of word processing software; spreadsheet software and internet.


Valid Driver’s License


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to wet or humid conditions (non-weather); work near moving mechanical parts; work in high, precarious places and fumes or airborne particles. The employee is occasionally exposed to toxic or caustic chemicals; outdoor weather conditions and risk of electrical shock. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

This company is an equal opportunity employer.