Highgate is a premier real estate investment and hospitality management company widely recognized as an innovator in the industry. Highgate is the dominant player in U.S. gateway markets including New York, Boston, Miami, San Francisco and Honolulu. Highgate also has an expanding presence in key European markets through properties in London, Paris, Barcelona, Vienna and Prague. Highgate’s portfolio of global properties represents an aggregate asset value exceeding $10B and generates over $2B in cumulative revenues. The company provides expert guidance through all stages of the hospitality property cycle, from planning and development through recapitalization or disposition. Highgate also has the creativity and bandwidth to develop bespoke hotel brands and utilizes industry leading proprietary revenue management tools that identify and predict evolving market dynamics to drive out performance and maximize asset value. With an executive team consisting of some of the industry’s most experienced hotel management leaders, the company is a trusted partner for top ownership groups and major hotel brands. Highgate maintains corporate offices in London, New York, Dallas, and Seattle.
Formerly known as the Ritz-Carlton Battery Park, this 298-room hotel has been rebranded as The Wagner, an independent lifestyle hotel located in the Battery Park neighborhood of Manhattan. The hotel boasts guestrooms with Statue of Liberty views and is within steps of One World Observatory, the 9/11 Museum, and South Street Seaport.
The Assistant Food & Beverage Manager is responsible for overseeing the operation of the restaurant. He/she is responsible for ensuring the prompt recognition and seating of all guests in outlets as assigned and assists the servers in providing attentive, courteous and efficient service to guests throughout their dining experience. He/she is also responsible for assisting the cashier in the collection of payment for all guest transactions. He/she is expected to check guest satisfaction at all points of their meals by touching tables, being present on the floor and address any issues that are needed. The Assistant Food & Beverage Manager will also be handling problems or any guest complaints while on duty. He/she will be expected to be the duty manager for Food and Beverage and oversee the whole operation including In Room Dining, Bar and The Café. The Assistant Food & Beverage Manager will be the go to person for employees and guests while on duty. He/she will be required to ensure all the operation is running smoothly and deal with any situations that may arise during the shift. He/she is to report any incidents, follow up and be the point person for other departments in the hotel while on duty. The Assistant Food & Beverage Manager will also be in charge of overseeing banquet functions when necessary. He/she will be the point of contact for the guests and captains in order to run the events. The Assistant Food & Beverage Manager will be the right hand of the food and beverage managers, it is expected that the assistant manager will help the operation in any needs that may arise.