Catherine, Manager of a 4 star hostel
Catherine obtained a BT tourism at the hotel school of Toulouse, then she
worked as a tour operator then in catering for 20 years. For 13 years and until
day, she is the manager of a 4-star hostel.
His typical day
Catherine occupies a position where the tasks are varied. She must manage both her teams and the relationships between customers and suppliers. She takes care of the administrative and accounting tasks, but also of the human resources part. Its function is therefore transversal and its days are not alike.
“I am a flexible person, but I know how to be firm when necessary. I also listen and show great availability”.
What she likes about her job
“I really like the fact that the tasks are varied, and the contact with the customers”.
Advice to applicants
“Have qualities such as listening, availability, flexibility and
firmness, but also knowledge of the terrain. Have a good diploma without experience
is not enough “.