Lodge Manager - Uluru

Longitude 131°

Longitude 131° - the luxury desert basecamp at Uluru-Kata Tjuta offers an essential experience of Australia’s spirited heartland in Baillie Lodges’ exclusive style. Nestled atop rust-red dunes, Longitude 131° overlooks Australia’s best-known natural icon, Uluru. This is glamping at its most luxurious.

Longitude 131° is part of Baillie Lodges – an Australia-based collection of 10 award-winning luxury lodges with properties in four countries and across three continents. Each offer an unsurpassed career path limited only by your imagination – and your passport. 

We now have an exciting opportunity for a Lodge Manager to join our Longitude 131° family in the Red Centre. Are you ready to trade the bustling city lights for the mesmerizing glow of the Southern Cross? 

The Role 

This leadership position will oversee lodge operations, working closely with department leaders to support and assist them across all day-to-day operational issues. Your day will be spent welcoming guests on arrival, managing all lodge departments and you’ll have a knack for fostering a positive team culture to enhance the guest experience and deliver business goals. This role will support and work closely with the current General Manager of Longitude 131, with the goal of transitioning into the General Manager role by the end of 2024. 

We are looking for a passionate and energetic hospitality professional who can effortlessly move between strategic management as well as being a hands-on leader who can support the small team in daily operations. 

This is an ideal time to join Baillie Lodges, with strong growth and career opportunities as the group continues to expand on a global scale.  

 You will have… 

  • Sound knowledge of key operational departments including Guest Services, Food & Beverage and Housekeeping 
  • Strong financial acumen and organisational abilities  
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate with all levels of guests and team members   
  • Management experience in a remote working environment is highly regarded 
  • A great sense of humour and the ability to instil this approach in your team 
  • Proficiency in RMS or similar hotel reservations systems and Microsoft Office programs 
  • A current unrestricted Australian driver licence and Senior First Aid certificate 
  • The ability to obtain a small passenger vehicle licence (NT H endorsement) and Liquor Licence Nominee (NT) 
  • Flexibility and adaptability essential 

 The benefits… 

  • Competitive salary package including accommodation and 6 weeks annual leave each year 
  • Live in a small community with the opportunity to participate in local community events 
  • Recreation centre, community gym and residential pools 
  • Team and family accommodation discounts across all Baillie Lodges properties 

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