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Resident Manager - ME Dubai

Area:  Hotel Management

Dubai, AE

“The world is yours with Meliá” 


Joining Meliá is to embark on a journey without borders because the possibilities of growing and training here are endless. It is knowing that the world is yours and that you can work in many countries. And all with the feeling that you are part of a big family. 


It means knowing that you have started one of the most exciting journeys of your life, a journey in which inspiration will always accompany you. Do you dare to be the owner of your professional career in an inspiring world? 😉🌟


Because belonging to the great Meliá family is being VIP 


You will enjoy My MeliáRewards which is the exclusive loyalty programme for our employees with exclusive benefits and advantages. 


In addition, enjoy the My MeliáBenefits programme: with flexible remuneration, exclusive discounts on a variety of products and services, active and healthy lifestyles, and charitable initiatives. Be as proud to belong to Meliá as we are of you 😉 


Hotel Information

  • ME DUBAI - 5* Luxury Hotel designed by Zaha Hadid.
  • An architectural icon in a Prime Location in the heart of Dubai : the famous Burj Khalifa district.
  • Inspired by the geometry of nature, this hotel forms part of the spectacular Opus Building and is the first and only hotel in the world designed by Zaha Hadid, the deconstructivist architect who redefined the concept of spatial fluidity through her work.
  • An ambitious commitment to sustainability, art and culture which combines technology, personality and the lifestyle of a unique destination.
  • Thriving on sensorial connections, the hotel rooms have 2 entirely different themes: one is more avant-garde and cosmopolitan, inspired by the night in the city, and the other is warmer and more evocative, reminiscent of the vast desert around Dubai.
  • International Haute Cuisine : Avant - garde gastronomic concept. 
  • Number of Rooms : 93. 
  • Business, Luxury, Gastronomy, Culture, Spa, Health Club, Art & Design, Outstanding architecture & City. 

Mission of the position

Reporting directly to the General Manager of ME Dubai, you would be responsible for:

  • The Operations of the Hotel and the strategy of the hotel: planning, coordination, management, supervision and analysis of results from all Hotel Departments.
  • Direct and inspire the high performance of hotel teams continuously evaluating and maintaining high service, quality and productive processes and workflow.
  • Ensure the smooth implementation of the procedures and policies of Meliá Hotels International in alignment with the strategic plans.

What are we looking for ?

  • A minimum of 2- 3 years as a Executive Assistant Manager/Resident Manager positions. 
  • Experience is Luxury Hospitality is mandatory.
  • Lifestyle approach and personality, ME brand experience is going to be important for that position.
  • Be able to be front the operations and guest focus.
  • 360 degrees of Hotel Operations knowledge.
  • University diploma / degree, preferably in Tourism (or equivalent Hospitality and Tourism studies).
  • International experience is preferred.
  • Functional knowledge of all department operations including good understanding of F&B.
  • Attention to detail & a passion for excellence.
  • Demonstrate ability of Human Resources Management & Talent Development.
  • Knowledge of IT tools used in hotel management.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office.
  • High geographical flexibility is preferred.
  • English language is mandatory. Spanish is also a must. 
  • Able to reside in Dubai (UAE). 


At Meliá we are all VIP 🌟


Great professionals who make everyday life easier and exceptional. From the junior to the most senior, all of them have unique and important qualities that make working at Meliá an opportunity for constant growth and a passport to create your future wherever you want.  


Our warmth, proximity and passion for what we do make working at Meliá an unforgettable experience, full of emotional moments and always with the feeling that you belong to a big family where we have people like you, VIP People. 


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, religion, age, or any other basis protected under federal, state, or local laws. We believe that diversity and inclusion among our teammates are critical to our success as a global company. 


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