Senior Medewerker Receptie en Reserveringen

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Senior Medewerker Receptie en Reserveringen

Volkshotel is a place for single mums, dandies, artists and night owls. A place where there’s life 24/7 and creativity flows. In Volkshotel, locals and travelers gather to eat, drink, work, sleep and play. With Werkplaats (café & co-working spaces), Doka (sound bar), Canvas (restaurant on the 7th floor), Broedplaats VKG (85 work spaces for creative minds) and 216 hotel rooms, this former newspaper building is more than just a place for tourists to sleep. The reasonable prices and easy-going vibe make Volkshotel a place for everyone.

For Volkshotel we’re looking for a senior reception and reservations employee. From early morning until late at night, the Volkshotel is a venue for breakfast, lunch, dinner, cocktails and, of course, a place to spend the night. At the reception everything comes together. Are you keen to work in a creative and international environment and do you like to be among people? Then you might be the new colleague we are looking for.

Are you:

  • Someone with at least 2 years of experience as a receptionist or a similar position?
  • Hospitable, able to work under pressure and also representative?
  • Fluent in Dutch and English and do you perhaps speak another language?
  • Living in Amsterdam?
  • Flexible and also available at weekends and evenings?

This is what your average day looks like:

Want to do some exercise before your shift starts? That is possible. All employees have free access to weekly Volkshotel yoga lessons. Afterwards your shift starts, during which you will be the face of Volkshotel, checking in and out hotel guests with a smile. In addition, you are the first point of contact for all other visitors in the building. Does your guest wish to rent a bike? You make it possible. Does someone wish to reserve a table at the Canvas restaurant for tonight? No problem, you will see to it. Furthermore, you will answer any questions via email and telephone, carry out basic administrative tasks and process (conference) room reservations for companies. In case of calamities, you will be the first person to take action and activate the company emergency plan. This makes every day different form the other. Want to linger after your shift? Make use of our hot tubs and sauna on the eighth floor. You can make free use of it. You don’t want to go home yet? You don’t need to, as an employee you get a discount on everything (programming, rooms, food & drink) in the hotel.

What else do we find important?

  • Your efficiency, reliability and your contribution to the team spirit
  • You are willing to do a subsequent nightshift if necessary
  • Being familiar with the PMS system IDPMS is an advantage

What we offer:

It is a position for at least 16 hours per week. More hours possible in consultation. Salary in conformity with the horeca CAO and in accordance with your responsibilities. As an employee of Volkshotel you can stay at the hotel one night per year for free. In addition, you will have the following benefits: an additional vacation day, performance raise, year-end bonus, discounts on any activities in the building, sociable drinks and the annual Volks-anniversary party.

Are you the new colleague we are looking for? Then apply here and now, online.

Acquisition regarding this vacancy is not appreciated.

Volkshotel is a place for single moms. For Stockbrokers and punk rockers. For dandies and poets. Dishwashers and Underwater Welders. For biologists, night bloomers and artists. A place for everyone. Volkshotel creates meetings and the meetings create Volkshotel. This is a hotel of the people. This is Volkshotel.

Volkshotel is een plek waar veel verschillende mensen samenkomen. Dat is de kracht. Volkshotel probeert zo interessant en prettig mogelijke ontmoetingen te faciliteren.

De houding is functioneel en pretentieloos. Open voor alle mensen die open staan voor alle mensen. Ook toegankelijk in prijs.

Alhoewel het hotel pretentieloos is en open staat voor iedereen, doet het niet overdreven zijn best om iedereen te pleasen. Als we hebben bedacht dat iets goed is, dan staan we daarvoor.

Als je het zelf leuk hebt, hebben anderen het ook leuk. We proberen een plezierige omgeving te creëren voor iedereen.