Head of Housekeeping job opening at Manhattan Group – Lagos, Lagos State

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Manhattan Group

Position: Head of Housekeeping

Industry: Company Hospitality

Employment Type: Full-Time

Placement: Lagos, Lagos State

Job Description

Manhattan Group is seeking candidates for a position in Head of Housekeeping based in Lagos, Lagos State. If you are interested in this opportunity, please review the details below.

Manhattan Group, a prominent conglomerate in Nigeria known for its diverse interests in sectors such as real estate, hospitality, and financial services, is currently seeking a dedicated and skilled individual to join our team as the Head of Housekeeping in Lagos, Lagos State. Our company prides itself on innovative projects and a strong commitment to quality, sustainability, and community development, making us a key player in driving economic growth and social impact in Nigeria.

We are looking for an individual with excellent housekeeping skills, who can lead our housekeeping team to maintain high standards of cleanliness and organization. The ideal candidate will have experience in managing housekeeping operations in a luxury hospitality setting, strong leadership abilities, and a proactive approach to problem-solving.

As the Head of Housekeeping, you will oversee the entire housekeeping department, ensuring that all rooms and public areas are immaculately clean and well-maintained. You will also be responsible for managing the laundry operations and ensuring that all housekeeping activities comply with health and safety regulations. Additionally, you will train and mentor staff to achieve their best performance and foster a positive and productive work environment.

Job Detail


  • Implement and maintain high cleanliness standards in all rooms and public areas.
  • Oversee the laundry operations to ensure efficient and effective service.
  • Train housekeeping staff to deliver top performance and adhere to company standards.
  • Manage resources effectively, including inventory and budget control.
  • Foster a positive team environment, encouraging teamwork and professional development.
  • Conduct regular inspections of rooms and public areas to ensure standards are met.
  • Address and resolve any guest complaints related to housekeeping services.
  • Develop and implement housekeeping policies and procedures.
  • Ensure compliance with health and safety regulations.
  • Manage schedules and workloads of housekeeping staff to meet operational needs.

Job Requirements

Before applying, please take the time to thoroughly review and comprehend the job requirements outlined below. Ensuring that you meet all the specified criteria will significantly enhance your candidacy for the Head of Housekeeping position at Manhattan Group:


  • Experience in a similar role within the hospitality industry.
  • Strong planning and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to manage a multicultural team effectively.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills.

Education Requirements

  • A degree or diploma in Hospitality Management or a related field is preferred.
  • Relevant certifications in housekeeping management are an advantage.

Experience Requirements

  • Previous experience as an Assistant or Executive Housekeeper in a luxury hotel or resort.
  • Proven track record of managing a large housekeeping team and operations.


  • Excellent leadership and team management skills.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and work under pressure.
  • Proficient in housekeeping software and technology.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Attention to detail and commitment to high standards.

Salary, Benefits and incentive

Provided below are the offerings in terms of salary, benefits, and incentives awaiting you in the role of Head of Housekeeping at Manhattan Group:


NGN 90,000 - 200,000 per-Month.

Job Benefits

  • Competitive salary within the range specified.
  • Medical insurance coverage.
  • Annual flight home for expatriate staff.
  • On-site accommodation provided.
  • Opportunities for professional development and career advancement.

Incentive Compensation

  • Performance-based bonuses.
  • Incentives for achieving departmental targets and objectives.

Date posted: June 16, 2024

Posted on: Lagos


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