• Assistant Innkeeper

    LaFarge Perry House
    Job Description
     Assistant Innkeeper 
     La Farge Perry House – Newport, RI

      Part-time (2 days per week)      
    La Farge Perry House is a historic five-room bed and breakfast, located in Newport, RI. We are a prestigious 2018 Trip Advisor Award for Excellence (Hall of Fame) recipient.
    We are currently seeking a part-time Assistant Innkeeper.   The job includes overseeing the day-to-day operations and activities of the inn including:
    • Breakfast: Set-up, prepare breakfast, serve guests and then cleanup of the dining room & kitchen
    • Reservations: Make advance reservations, facilitate walk-in reservations, describe guest room details and amenities
    • Guest Services: Facilitate guest arrivals and departures, amenity services, concierge services
    • Housekeeping: Maintain standards for home, guest rooms, supervise housekeeping with duties for day, monitor performance, perform daily room inspections
    Assistant Innkeeper will establish a positive rapport with guests, acting as a daily host/hostess – from the time of arrival to the time of departure. Guests should always be treated as if they are staying in the Innkeeper’s home, to ensure the most pleasant and memorable experience possible.
    Assistant Innkeeper will receive assignments from and reports directly to the Innkeeper for the daily operation of the business. He (or she) shall follow all Standard Operating Practices (SOP’s) of the B&B and company employee manual. Other job responsibilities may be assigned based on daily and weekly business needs, as directed by the Innkeeper, supervisors or managers, or hotel management.

    Education & Experience Requirements:
    • At least 1 year of experience in hospitality; hotel or b and b preferred
    • Familiar with F & B – food preparation, health department guidelines
    • Proficient in Windows, company approved computer programs; PMS helpful
    • Knowledgeable of Newport and its surrounding areas essential
    Job Type: Part-time
    Job Location: Newport, RI 02840
    Required education: Associate Degree
    Required experience: Hospitality: 1 year
    Please respond with cover letter and resume to:
    Paula James, Innkeeper
    La Farge Perry House
    24 Kay Street
    Newport, RI 02840
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