Residence Inn Dortmund

what is required?

  • Experience in hospitality is a plus
  • Good knowledge of customer relations
  • Willing to perform various hospitality related tasks
  • Good command of the German and English language
  • Venturous, humble, helpful and approachable

what will you get?

  • € 2.187 - € 2.650 per month
  • Christmas allowance, holiday allowance
  • 40-hour working week
  • 25 to 30 vacation days, increasing with seniority
  • Pension Plan (Betriebliche Altersvorsorge)
  • F&B discounts in the hotels

what will you do?

  • 20% Helping guests and creating positive experiences
  • 30% Managing hotel room inventory and checking guests in/out
  • 15% Operating food and beverage outlets
  • 15% Operating food and beverage outlets
  • 20% Promoting and supporting the Moxy brand and the Marriott Bonvoy loyalty program




As Receptionist at Residence Inn you are responsible for helping guests and creating positive experiences for them during their stay. You work at the front desk and are in charge of all the reservations, which includes checking guests in and out. In addition, you promote and support the Residence Inn brand and the Marriott Bonvoy loyalty program to guests, and manage the hotel room inventories, bills and payments according to the regulations.

Supporting your colleagues behind the bar and in the Back of House is also one of your tasks. For example, you help prepare the buffet and various meals and beverages for the guests and serve them in a hospitable way. You also clean, tidy, restock, and organize the front office, the hotel restaurant and the Back of House areas.

To work safely, you always follow all food safety, licensing and health and safety policies, as well as the instructions and checks that you must follow and perform for certain activities. Likewise, you always provide customer service and hospitality. By doing this, you ensure that the hotel is well maintained and a welcoming place for guests.


During your shift, you usually work alone at the front desk. If you have any questions or problems, you can contact the Front Office Supervisor.

For this position it is mandatory to have an eligible visa to work full-time in Germany: we do not sponsor visas for this role.

“It is your task to allocate a room to guests before arrival. How do you proceed?

First, you check the arrivals for the next day. How many new guests will you welcome? Then, you make sure to merge duplicate profiles and memberships to avoid duplicate rooms for the same guests. After that, you check the preferences of the guests, after which you assign the rooms. In addition, you arrange welcome cards and treatments for guests upon arrival. When the guests have arrived, you give them the key and show them the way to their room.


At Residence Inn, you get the opportunity to follow in-house training programs. There are also promotion and career opportunitites in the hotel and within the hotel group, as well as cross-national experience opportunities through transfers.

Career Path

  • Receptionist
  • Front Office Supervisor
  • Jr. Operations Manager


You are applying for the job Receptionist at Hotel Co 51 Germany (HCGR.RID.209).
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“If you enjoy providing customer care and being hospitable, and you are able to perform various tasks during a shift, then this is the job for you.”