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Managing Director - The Wauwinet, Relais and Chateaux Proerty

The Wauwinet, Relais and Chateaux Property
Nantucket, MA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

White Elephant Resorts is now accepting applications for the position of Managing Director of The Wauwinet Inn. This position is ultimately responsible for overseeing and managing the daily operations of the property to achieve customer satisfaction and quality service while meeting/exceeding financial goals.

Tasked with the responsibility for both short and long term planning, as well as managing day-to-day operations, the right candidate will have a minimum of 5 years’ experience as General Manager/Managing Director or 8 + years in a Senior Management role, preferably in a luxury hotel environment.

Other important aspects of this position include the ability to:

  • Maximize revenues and motivate employees to ensure an optimal level of quality service and hospitality are provided to hotel guests
  • Implement company programs and supervise the daily operations of hotel to comply with company policies and procedures
  • Ensure compliance with all safety regulations, environmental regulations, and all other Federal, State and local laws and regulations to limit liabilities
  • Manage the financial success of the property
  • Maintain a professional working relationship with all departments throughout the company

Applicants should also work well under pressure, possess excellent communication skills, be organized, flexible, self-motivated, and have a great sense of humor.

A blend of historic charm and modern coastal elegance, our luxury resort is an oceanfront refuge with breathtaking views of the bay and the Atlantic Ocean. Nantucket's only member of Relais & Châteaux hotels, our iconic oceanfront resort offers inviting rooms and cottage suites, historic architecture, beaches, and local cuisine, surrounded by the beauty of Nantucket Island. Topper’s offers Fine Dining and a recipient of AAA five Diamond award as well as Wine Spectator’s Grand award winner.

Recently renovated, The Wauwinet, is an important Nantucket landmark hotel for White Elephant Resorts, a unique collection of hotels and resorts on beautiful Nantucket Island and in Palm Beach, Florida. With luxury boutique hotels along Nantucket Harbor and the Atlantic Ocean, White Elephant Resorts brings a timeless allure and refined charm to these East Coast destinations. Be immersed with breathtaking ocean views, golden sand beaches, historic architecture, and gastronomic adventure.

Rated by the Boston Globe as one of the top places to work in Massachusetts for the 9th consecutive year, White Elephant Resorts is a premier employer with spectacular benefits and compensation, including a competitive salary and bonus package; Health, vision and dental; Paid vacation; Vested 401(K) plan; Life insurance; Long term care; Health club reimbursement; Dining, retail and hotel discounts and much more.

The Wauwinet, Relais and Chateaux Property


Nantucket, MA
02554 USA


Non Profit