Walt Disney World is Hiring a Hotel Services Director for Star Wars Galactic Starcruiser
The Walt Disney Company is hiring a Hotel Services Director for the brand new Star Wars Galactic Starcruiser Hotel at Walt Disney World. A job listing was posted today on disneycareers.com. The new immersive resort is set to open sometime this year, at least last we heard.
The perfect candidate is a seasoned hotelier with at least 10 years of progressive leadership experience.
Disney is searching for a seasoned hotelier with senior leadership hospitality experience on land or at sea to serve as Hotel Services Director for our new Star Wars Galactic Starcruiser. As a Hotel Services Director you will lead and implement a unique immersive two-night experience aligned with our Star Wars franchise. A passion for bringing ideas to life, creativity, value a non-traditional work environment, and balance traditional hotel experience with immersive entertainment are all important traits you will need to have to be successful in this role. If selected, you will report to the Regional General Manager – Hotel Operations.
Minimum of 10 years of progressive leadership experience in entertainment and hospitality in a resort or cruise environment
Business and strategic focus needed to achieve targeted results
Experience delivering operational excellence and leading businesses to high financial performance
Capability to recognize, retain and invest in the development of talent and satisfaction of the teams by inspiring, increasing engagement and promoting collaboration
Advanced skills using operational and logistics data to influence business decisions
Holistic perspective to understand client needs and develop creative ideas to meet business objectives
Capability to share communication across teams to ensure everyone understands updates, priorities and appropriate course of escalation
Commitment to diversity and building an inclusive work environment that supports workforce diversity and diverse perspectives
Creativity to find solutions in new ways and anticipate opportunities
Advance skills prioritizing and managing projects and deadlines amidst constant change
Availability to work any schedule, including evenings, weekends and holidays