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Host

Summary
Host
Salary Competitive salary
Schedule Part Time, Full Time
Experience Minimum 1 year of experience
Location 900 F St NW, Washington, DC 20004, USA

Host


Description

Café Riggs is an all-occasion affair inspired by the grand brasseries of Europe, with a modern and reimagined approach that focuses on sustainable products. The restaurant sits on the iconic downtown corner of Penn Quarter’s 9th and F Street in a historic building once home to Riggs National Bank.

The bright and airy space features a variety of custom furniture pieces, artworks, and mirrors nestled amongst the building’s original architectural features, including historic Corinthian columns, expansive ceilings, and classically inspired stonework. As Washington D.C. becomes even more revered for its burgeoning food and drink scene, Café Riggs brings something unexpected to the current offerings.


We are looking for... experienced and passionate Host for Riggs Washington DC, a brand-new independent hotel. Our preferred candidate would have luxury or independent hospitality experience in the Washington DC market.

Our ideal candidate thrives in a non-stop environment, has an open mind and a great sense of humor, and loves finding solutions, working with a team and proactively creating positive outcomes.

The ability to be adaptable, calm under pressure, resourceful and efficient is in your DNA.

Core Essential Functions

• Welcome guests in a warm, personable, sincere, and friendly manner.
• Provide and create positive environment for everyone in the restaurant.
• Receive calls and book reservations for the guest.
• Obtain guest’s information in preparation for their reservation and arrival.
• Anticipate guest’s needs, and create personal and memorable experience and solutions.
• Perform all other duties as requested by the restaurant manager.

This position requires the following knowledge, skills and abilities

• Hotel Experience is not required – Fun and welcoming personality is a MUST
• A minimum of one year of restaurant experience is preferred but not required
• Excellent communication skills
• Ability to work in a fast-paced, team environment
• Willingness to learn and adapt in new situations
• Possess poise, elegance and calm demeanor in all situation
• Exceptional Organizational skills

Café Riggs is an all-occasion affair inspired by the grand brasseries of Europe, with a modern and reimagined approach that focuses on sustainable products. The restaurant sits on the iconic downtown corner of Penn Quarter’s 9th and F Street in a historic building once home to Riggs National Bank.

The bright and airy space features a variety of custom furniture pieces, artworks, and mirrors nestled amongst the building’s original architectural features, including historic Corinthian columns, expansive ceilings, and classically inspired stonework. As Washington D.C. becomes even more revered for its burgeoning food and drink scene, Café Riggs brings something unexpected to the current offerings.


We are looking for... experienced and passionate Host for Riggs Washington DC, a brand-new independent hotel. Our preferred candidate would have luxury or independent hospitality experience in the Washington DC market.

Our ideal candidate thrives in a non-stop environment, has an open mind and a great sense of humor, and loves finding solutions, working with a team and proactively creating positive outcomes.

The ability to be adaptable, calm under pressure, resourceful and efficient is in your DNA.

Core Essential Functions

• Welcome guests in a warm, personable, sincere, and friendly manner.
• Provide and create positive environment for everyone in the restaurant.
• Receive calls and book reservations for the guest.
• Obtain guest’s information in preparation for their reservation and arrival.
• Anticipate guest’s needs, and create personal and memorable experience and solutions.
• Perform all other duties as requested by the restaurant manager.

This position requires the following knowledge, skills and abilities

• Hotel Experience is not required – Fun and welcoming personality is a MUST
• A minimum of one year of restaurant experience is preferred but not required
• Excellent communication skills
• Ability to work in a fast-paced, team environment
• Willingness to learn and adapt in new situations
• Possess poise, elegance and calm demeanor in all situation
• Exceptional Organizational skills


Details
Salary Competitive salary
Schedule Part Time, Full Time
Experience Minimum 1 year of experience
Location 900 F St NW, Washington, DC 20004, USA

Skills
OpenTable Experience
Greeter
HOSPITALITY
Host
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900 F St NW, Washington, DC 20004, USA