AMARI DHAKA is the most recent addition to the Amari portfolio and also the first Amari property in Bangladesh. Scheduled to open soon we are seeking Department Heads to open and operate our first property in Dhaka. Located in the business district of Gulshan, Amari Dhaka will feature 134 guest rooms and suites, three restaurants and bars, including a ‘destination’ rooftop facility plus a function hall suitable for weddings and meeting rooms.

We invite you to take part in this opportunity to further your career in this pre-opening property.  We are currently seeking applications for the following roles.

Director, Human Resources

AMARI DHAKA is looking for an experienced Human Resources Director with a strong track record in hospitality. The successful candidate will be a passionate and dynamic colleague's focused Human Resources professional who prides themselves on their ability to deliver extraordinary levels of customer service and provide creative solutions to our colleagues. Previous pre-opening experience will also be an advantage. As a Director of Human Resources you are responsible for managing the human resources function in order to meet the strategic business objectives. The role involves development and implementation of strategies and policies which include the key responsibilities such as: recruitment, employee welfare, team building, coaching, compensation & benefits, labour law, health & safety, performance management & succession planning

Director, Finance

AMARI DHAKA is looking for an experienced Finance Director with a strong track record in hospitality. The successful candidate will be a well-structured, enthusiastic and operationally focused professional who prides themselves on their ability to deliver extraordinary levels of customer service and leadership.

The challenging role reports directly to the General Manager and will lead all members of the Finance Department, provides functional guidance to Department Heads, interacts with owners, legal counsel, insurance companies, auditors and banks to effectively control the assets of the business and to provide business support. Assisting and providing financial guidance in the formulation and implementation of strategic plans, budgets, KPI's, cash flow projections and performance through controls on inventory, credit,  disbursements, deposits and remittances as well as the monthly preparation of actual results against budget, analysis of results and recommendations the management on measures required to meet budget . Previous pre-opening experience will also be an advantage.

Manager, Engineering

AMARI DHAKA is looking for a Manager, Engineering to take the helm of the Engineering department. The role will involve the day to day management of the engineering department, the maintenance and repair of the hotel building, grounds and contents; fire, life and safety policies; team leadership and development ; energy conservation; preventive maintenance plans; capital expenditure and budgeting

You will currently be holding the position of Chief Engineer in a 4 or 5 star property. Pre-opening experience would be an advantage

Manager, Purchasing

AMARI DHAKA is looking for a PURCHASING MANAGER, responsible for the procedures in procurement, ordering, receiving, storing and distributing of all items related to a busy property. The candidate should have experience in similar industries and pre-opening experience is an advantage

Manager, IT

AMARI DHAKA is looking for an IT Manager to support the IT infrastructure of the hotel. The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring IT software, hardware and services are maintained in the busy property. The ideal candidate will have previous experience working within an IT operations support role within a large hotel or similar operation and preferably with pre-opening experience

Executive Housekeeper

AMARI DHAKA is looking for an experienced Executive Housekeeper. The ideal candidate should have a good background of experience in the hotel industry with a proven track record of achievements. A minimum of 3 years as Executive Housekeeper is a minimum requirement.

In-depth knowledge and expertise in managing all the functional areas of housekeeping department operations, is necessary. You will be responsible for a team, ensuring that the cleanliness standards of bedrooms and public areas are met to the company standards and guest expectations. The ideal candidate will be an excellent trainer and developer of people with a passion detail and high standards.

Executive Secretary

AMARI DHAKA is looking for an Executive Secretary reporting to the General Manager. The successful candidate will be required to complete all administrative duties as assigned by the General manager and members of the management team. They will provide all secretarial services within the Executive Office in accordance with standards, corporate guidelines, policies and procedures as established by the company and the hotel. The selected candidate will coordinate daily office related activities, provide accurate document processing, and ensure efficient internal and external communications. The candidate will have a very strong understanding of both spoken and written English and Bengali

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.
An attractive compensation package in line with the applicant’s experience will be offered to the successful candidate. Please send your written application, together with a recent photograph and expected salary by e-mail to:

Mr. Max Sieracki
Amari Dhaka

Application Deadline: 12 February, 2014