Receptionist- Nairobi, Kenya

Summit Recruitment and Search Africa is a leading Recruitment and Executive Search agency head quartered in Kenya providing outstanding talent to a wide range of companies and NGOs in various business sectors across Africa.

Our client, a luxury hotel in Nairobi is looking to recruit a The candidate will play a crucial role in creating a positive first impression for guests. He/she will be responsible for managing the front desk, greeting guests, handling inquiries, and ensuring smooth day-to-day operations. The ideal candidate Must have at least 2 years of experience in the hospitality industry.


  • Greet and welcome guests with a warm and friendly demeanor.
  • Handle check-ins and check-outs efficiently, ensuring a seamless process.
  • Manage reservations and assist guests with any inquiries or special reques
  • Answer phone calls, respond to emails, and handle guest inquiries promptly.
  • Provide accurate information about the hotel’s facilities and services to guests.
  • Maintain and update guest records and reservation information.
  • Handle financial transactions, including processing payments and maintaining accurate records.
  • Assist in the coordination of special events or requests.
  • Ensure guest satisfaction by anticipating and exceeding their needs.
  • Coordinate with other departments to ensure effective communication and collaboration.


  • Must at least 2 years of experience as a receptionist in the hospitality sector.
  • Proven experience with hotel management systems
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent organizational abilities with attention to detail.
  • Ability to multitask and handle a fast-paced environment.
  • Professional appearance and attitude.

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Salary: Monthly Gross Salary: Ksh 40,000 (Approx. 280 USD)
Location: Nairobi, Kenya
Career Level: Mid-Level
Job Type: Full Time
Deadline for applications: 09/02/2024