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Assistant Manager The Europe Hotel & Resort, The Europe Hotel & Resort, Fossa, Killarney, Co. Kerry, V93 KHN6

Assistant Manager

Killarney Hotels consists of The Europe Hotel & Resort, The Dunloe Hotel & Gardens and Ard na Sidhe Country House under the ownership of the Liebherr Group. We are widely known for our award winning service, hospitality, luxury and culinary excellence. Ranked as one of the finest 5 star groups we pride ourselves on providing the very best there is to offer our guests. We are proud of our people and believe that we can offer the very best of training and development to all our employees at Killarney Hotels.


We are currently recruiting for an Assistant Manager who will work with all departments in the Hotel. As part of the hotel team, you will be operating at a fast-paced centre of excellence. You will have the opportunity to train and manage new staff members. This is a great opportunity to grow & develop a career.


The Assistant Manager must work as an influential leader, alongside the Managing Director. The Assistant Manager is considered a key operational position.


  • Implement training and support programs whilst demonstrating a positive leadership skill set
  • Assist in efficiently and effectively controlling the departmental operations
  • Co-operate and contribute to the strategic running of the hotel
  • Must be able to act as a self-starter and clearly understand the work priorities
  • Responsible for recruiting, training and supervising staff
  • Budget management, profit control, financial analysis
  • Recording and maintaining statistical and financial records
  • Planning activities that occur within the workplace
  • Dealing with customer complaints and queries
  • Investigation of work complaints
  • Human Resource duties as required


  • Bachelor of Business or equivalent
  • 3 years’ experience in a supervisory or leadership role within a five star hotel
  • Capable of working as a member of a team as well as the ability to work on their own initiative where deemed necessary
  • Must be self-motivated and ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Professional hospitality related qualification
  • It is imperative that you have strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to prioritize and delegate with the aid of organizational skills
  • A high standard of knowledge regarding the use of Opera
  • Ability to manage and participate in team projects
  • A positive and approachable personality when dealing with fellow staff and guests
  • The ability to work on their own initiative, as well as being capable of working as part of a team
  • Excellent proficiency of the English language



  • Competitive salary
  • Meals whilst on duty
  • Employee discounts
  • Parking
  • Holiday leave





The Europe Hotel & Resort
The Europe Hotel & Resort, Fossa, Killarney, Co. Kerry, V93 KHN6

  • Job Ref KHL1139
  • Branch The Europe Hotel & Resort
  • Location Fossa, Killarney, Co. Kerry, V93 KHN6, Ireland
  • Salary/Benefits Competitive Salary
  • Contract type Permanent
  • Hours Full Time
  • Posted date 08/04/2019
  • Closing date 10/05/2019

The Europe 5 Star Hotel in Killarney, Co. Kerry is one of the most luxurious 5 star Hotel, Conference & Event Centres in Ireland and also incorporates ESPA at The Europe, one of Ireland's largest spa hotels in Ireland. It is in the beautiful grounds of this luxury 5 star hotel in Ireland that the waters of Killarney's largest lake, Lough Lein, reflect the wilderness of Kerry's magnificent McGillycuddy Reeks Mountain range in the scenic South West of Ireland. Enjoy a range of leisure activities on the grounds of one the finest luxury hotels Ireland has to offer.

This 5 star hotel accommodation in Ireland captures the imagination of visitors to Killarney whether for our Killarney Spa, or our Killarney hotels restaurants or for a conference in Kerry. Enjoy luxury 5 star hotel accommodation in Kerry Ireland & let relaxation envelop you as you enjoy one of Ireland's finest views from your own private balcony overlooking Killarney Golf & Fishing Club or the Lakes of Killarney.