Front Desk Agent Job Description

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Front Desk Agent responsible for providing a memorable welcome and departure experience to each guest, as well as, serving as ambassador throughout the guest’s stay. Front Desk Agents make the first impression upon our guests by extending a warm welcome, providing information about the hotel and local area, and offering our full range of hotel amenities and services to them. Front Desk Agents are also responsible for settling guest accounts upon checkout, resolving guest issues, and completing special requests. They work closely with all hotel departments, especially our Housekeeping, Maintenance, and Accounting team members.

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As a Front Desk Agent, you will set the tone for each visit. With a warm smile and seamless service, you will ensure our guests have a superior stay from check-in to check-out.

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A Front Desk Agent is responsible for greeting and registering guests, providing and prompt and courteous service. Checks guests out of the hotel. Resolves guest challenges throughout their stay in our hotel. Upgrades guests, as required. Promotes hotel services, and amenities and upsells products to the guests.

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Under supervision, the Front Desk Agent is responsible for providing the highest level of guest satisfaction to members, owners, and guests,s to ensure the continuous delivery of hospitality, professionalism, and consistency. The Front Desk Agent checks in and checks out guests, makes room reservations, and performs Front Desk-related functions. This position requires the capability to understand and follow both oral and written directions as well as knowledge and usage of correct business English and office practices. Must communicate effectively with others, analyze and resolve problems, maintain effective working relationships, and interact successfully with internal and external customers.

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A Front Desk Agent provides an epic level of service for Hotel's guests and owners.

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The Front Desk Agent greets, registers, and services guests in a friendly and courteous manner according to hotel/brand and sustainability standards.

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Our Front Desk Agent is the first point of contact with guests and handles most aspects of a guest’s stay. Front Desk Agents greet guests, assist with check-ins, answer guest questions and help resolve any guest issues, and assist with checking guests out. Adaptability and flexibility are key, you must be able to work well on a team as well as individually.

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The Front Desk Agent works at the front desk of the hotel greeting and checking in arriving guests and checking out departing guests. Providing excellent customer service to current and future guests and making reservations for incoming phone calls or walk-ins.

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Our Front Desk Agent creates a hospitable guest experience while performing tasks at the front desk. The Front Desk Agent is a member of the Hotel Team and is in a vital position to us as it provides the first impression of our brand.

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Frequently asked questions

What are the duties of a front desk agent?

A front desk agent is responsible for managing the reception area and providing customer service to guests or customers in various settings such as hotels, resorts, offices, or medical facilities. Some of the key duties of a front desk agent may include:

Greeting guests or customers and assisting them with check-in, check-out, and inquiries

Answering phone calls, responding to emails, and handling customer inquiries

Making reservations and managing room assignments or appointments

Processing payments, issuing receipts, and maintaining accurate records

Managing guest requests and ensuring customer satisfaction

Assisting with administrative tasks, such as filing, scanning, and data entry

Maintaining cleanliness and orderliness of the reception area

Ensuring safety and security protocols are followed, such as checking identification or monitoring access.

What skills are needed for a front desk agent?

Some of the key skills required for a front desk agent may include:

Excellent communication skills: A front desk agent should have strong verbal and written communication skills to effectively communicate with guests or customers.

Customer service skills: A front desk agent should be able to provide excellent customer service and respond to customer needs in a timely and effective manner.

Organizational skills: A front desk agent should be able to manage multiple tasks simultaneously and maintain accurate records.

Attention to detail: A front desk agent should have excellent attention to detail to ensure that customer information and records are accurate.

Problem-solving skills: A front desk agent should be able to identify and resolve customer issues and complaints effectively.

Technical proficiency: A front desk agent should be familiar with computer software and equipment used for reservations, payment processing, and record-keeping.

Interpersonal skills: A front desk agent should be able to interact with guests or customers from diverse backgrounds and cultures, and maintain a professional demeanor at all times.

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