Operations Manager

Job description

We are Max Brown—an inclusive, down-to-earth and charming hotel brand that treats guests as locals and locals as guests. We don’t try to be cool and we don’t chase the latest trends. Instead, we focus on offering our guests a comfortable and tasteful but never over complicated stay. We give them the essentials they need when visiting our cities and we make sure they feel excited yet laidback.

For Max Brown Midtown in the beautiful heart of Düsseldorf, we are currently on the hunt for a "Operations Manager".

As Operations Manager your main focus is on the smooth operation of the hotel, keeping an eye on the laws and the Max Brown standards. You will proactively manage and supervise the employees to maximize their performances, profitability, continued development of customer service and quality standards. Furthermore you will be expected to translate the regional business strategy into operational plans, budgets and goals, to take leadership and to be commercially focused. You will live, communicate and monitor the Max Brown values and you are the brand ambassador and example to the hotel staff. You will report to the Regional Operations Manager (ROM) in Germany.

Job requirements

  • You ideally have Bachelors Degree in Business or Hospitality Management
  • You have previous experience in a similar role in management in the hotel industry and in a hotel of a similar size.
  • You bring along know-how in Rooms Division but you also know how to run a Food & Beverage operation.
  • You love to take initiative and raise service to the next level.
  • You know how to make our guests part of our urban community including social media.
  • You enjoy being an inspirational leader with the ability to motivate and train your employees, ensuring a culture of service excellence.
  • You have eagle eyes that can see possible problems before they escalate and can help de-fuse them as soon as possible.
  • You have an eye for detail & style, aiming for highest quality.
  • You are always available to work operationally.
  • You are keen on optimizing up-and cross selling activities and pay close attention to cost control.
  • You make sure everything runs smoothly in people operations i.e. planning and HR related task.

About Sircle Collection

We are an independent group of creative hospitality brands founded in 2011 by award-winning industry expert Liran Wizman. In our 9 years, our Amsterdam-based company has grown to include three hotel brands across 13 locations, three restaurants, one design concept store and three landmark properties—all set in some of Europe’s most inspiring neighborhoods. Our brands include Sir Hotels, Max Brown Hotels, Park Centraal Hotels, X BANK, Seven North, The Rooftop at Sir Victor, Bar Claes, as well as the properties of the W Amsterdam, the Edition Milan and more. In everything we do, we are focused on creating singular and surprising experiences for our guests. Learn more on sirclecollection.com.

Our Company Values

  • We provide heartfelt service: we believe in the importance of hospitality, and we respect and nurture the communities around us.
  • Creativity is our backbone: each member of our company is creative, and we use that to create tailor-made, one-of-a-kind experiences.
  • We are ambitious: we are always looking for the new, next and different, and we believe in growing ourselves.
  • We are surprising: we are fluid, we don’t settle, and we embrace uncertainty.


  • Holiday pay
  • Travel allowance
  • Discounted fitness memberships
  • Discount: Employee rate (50%) and Family & Friends rate (30%)

How to apply?

Please send us your CV and motivation through the apply button below.