Open : Australia: Southern Queensland .Group Operations Manager $140k to $150k

ESI is looking for a multi-unit experienced manager from the hospitality industry. This role is to oversee the operations of several high-end properties. With over 600 keys with ( one-two and three-bedroom villas ) Excellent F&B operations an abundance of entertainment activities /pool/ gyms /health club/ and more . All with a unique difference and all upper-scale

The Group Ops Manager reports to the VP of Development and Acquisitions

All properties are a cut above with many moving parts.

Salary is around $140k to $150k plus super

Interested? Contact Stuart Mullins



Australia: Boutique Resort General Manager.$125k-$130k

ESI is on the look for current experienced Boutique Resort Manager of the higher end of the market. This property does not have a star rating, however, is rated highly with villas rates starting at $900 per night

This property has one high-quality restaurant and bar with stunning views. Health facilities, pool and excellent recreational pursuits.

The owner has a portfolio of 7 properties much the same in Australia, SE Asia, The Bahama’s and the US

The property will open again around September and the GM will be hired no matter.The role will be permanent.

What is required for this role?

You must have experience in managing high-end boutique properties whether city or regional.

Equally talented in F&B and Rooms.

An all-round mien host and proactive.

And display an effective business acumen and people management skills

Language skills a big plus for this role due to an array of international guests

Interested and currently living in Australia

Contact Stuart Mullins.


Just filled July 2020 : New Zealand General Manager

ESI is looking for a GM for  NZ


4 star 100 + keys.

Two F&B outlets Conference facilities up to 150 pax

Salary $130k to $140k + bonus

Mobile car space relocation up to $5k

International branded hotel This hotel is a city located and part of a group/brand that is highly respected.

The hotel is performing OK under the circumstances with regular Government and construction company business. Would you be interested or recommend?

For this role, you must already be a GM in NZ due to travel restrictions

If in Stuart Mullins @ Executive Search International Pty Ltd


Ph: 61-7-5598-1516 Mobile: 61- 403-251-411


Just filled July 2020 Chief Concierge Brisbane $70k to $75k plus super

ESI Stuart Mullins is on the look for a current Concierge Golden Keys Le Clefs d’Or for this high end 5 star Southern Queensland property of note. One of the best by far …a standout

Why is the role available? The current person in the role is on the move and what a move it is.

For this role, you MUST be very experienced in concierge and MUST be a current golden Keys Le Clefs d’Or

Why ? this property is regarded as the regions best 5 star


Contact Stuart Mullins

Just filled May 2020 : Director of Sales and Marketing Sydney $110k + super + parking + bonus




Stuart Mullins at Executive Search International is on the look for a current hungry, energetic experienced, passionate current Director of Sales and Marketing for this quite sizeable 4.5 to 5-star hotel Sydney.

This property is well known and the brand is respected as a quiet achiever. Well known for quality F&B operations and conferences and functions. Catering is for up to approx 700 guests.

Location, location and location is the key here . This large property is uniquely positioned in Sydney where it captures a sizeable FIT MICE and Corporate  market

This property is part of a successful hotel group with other well known and frequented properties interstate and all over 200 + rooms with exceptional F&B operations

For this position, the successful candidate will report to the General Manager and also to the Vice President S&M based internationally.

You will be responsible for all  Sales and Marketing strategies within this hotel. Looking after wholesalers and retail travel market and corporate accounts. And of course, creating more quality business. Also, you will be managing the revenue team. All in all 7  staff members.

Also required are a complete understanding and the previous implementation of social media and marketing strategies which are vitally important. The hotel is at the forefront in this regard. Cutting edge stuff and quite impressive. Also, you will be required to manage the strategic direction of the hotel. A property that continually has high occupancy at yield. A well-oiled property with a low turnover of staff.

WHY is the position available? Good question? As to why not fill from within?. The owners and Group GM and GM insist on a new DOSM from outside the group on this occasion.

For this role, you should be a current DOSM from sizeable properties. And have extensive Australian experience at the DOSM level with preferably Sydney DOSM experience

Salary from $110k slightly neg + super+  parking + bonus

Interested? Contact Stuart Mullins


On hold until July : Queensland:Resort Manager Exclusive high end 5 star.$100k + super

This role below is going forward shortly as the international company is cashed up and is really owned by a Billionaire who attended the property for holidays from time to time. And a decent chap to

This role is for a Resort Manager Queensland for a very boutique personable and unique and all 5-star resort.

ESI is in the looking for 5 stars experienced Resort Manager from that boutique resort or hotel background that comes from that high-end unique property experience like Spicers Retreats, One or two Lance more properties, some RACT properties in Tassie or Bannisters Longitude 131  Art Series Ovolo etc you get the gist

This resort is based in sunny Queensland Northern NSW and not remote at all AND all class indeed. 

High-end 5-star accommodation and service and a property that is sensational

The Resort GM is responsible for the entire operations and producing/ delivering an exceptional experience for the guests. Usually from the who’s who of Australian and international  

The staff are all class and  love the property and location  

The salary is $100k plus super and not live in as this property is not remote.  


Contact Stuart Mullins 

On hold : Executive Chef Bistro’s and Cafe’s. $7k to $8k sing pm accomodation allowance

ESI is looking for a current Multi-Unit experienced Executive Chef with experience in SE Asia. An Executive Chef that has overseen restaurants and cafes /bistros, not just in hotels.

As this role oversees four trendy chic cafes and bistros around Singapore you need to be attuned to this and hopefully experienced with these types of operations

These cafes and bistros are well known and loved and serve the best cuisine and beverages well known for their WOW coffee

All of this is part of a large company that own resorts hotels  retail and theme parks

Interested? Contact Stuart Mullins this is a great role and location

On hold :Villa General Manager ( female ) Middle East Royal Palace $7k USD net pm

Executive Search International is on the look for an experienced Female General Manager or resorts GM with a high-end 5-star background to oversee the rooms villa part of this Palace. Forty in all. The F&B is outsourced to a Michelin type organisation

We require for the position a current female manager from the high-end 5-star background; this is paramount for this LHW role

Why Female? Visa availability and insistence by the senior directors

Salary up to $ &.5 USD net pm plus FOC accommodation medical rtn flights

Interested ? Contact Stuart Mullins

On Hold:CFO Hotels Sydney Based.Salary on request

A position has become available for a Chief Financial Controller Sydney to oversee several Hotels 4.5 to 5 star standards .All 200 ++ rooms

The group is very well respected. This is a  nice brand name indeed . With an excellent senior management team from the CEO Group HR etc etc

For this role, you MUST be in a current Multi-Unit Finance role with Hotels and Resort; this is a must.

The role is based in a very nice location in Sydney

This role reports directly to the CEO ..Salary to be discussed

Interested ? Contact Stuart Mullins


On hold until July : COO Hotels Melbourne $ 260k to $330k

Executive Search International is on the look for a multi-unit experienced General Manager to oversee the operations for several hotels .4 star 4.5 stars and very high end 5 star . Over 1,200 rooms in all and F&B in all properties.

The role reports to the CEO and will be focussed on working with the GMs of each property regarding standards and delivery and product. This is a hands-on role and very operationally focussed.

The COO we are after MUST be in a multi-unit role hotel resort overseeing no less than 4 sizable hotels. One at least must be high end sizable 5 stars OR have quality experience in recent years with high end  5 stars large CBD hotels

A well known international group that keeps a low profile

Interested ? Contact Sturt Mullins.


Filled. Starts Early June :General Manager Sydney 5 star 160 plus rooms

ESI requires a current experienced GM with Australian capital city CBD General Management experience at the 5-star level

The property is over 160 deluxe keys with busy high-quality F&B .Some with street frontage for the local traffic.

The current GM is in the role and only they and the Group GM know they are being transferred. Group GM and HO  have looked internally however, in the end, the owner wants new blood as they say.

IF you have this specific experience then do contact Stuart Mullins

Filled starts June – July : General Manager. Sydney 4 star $168k

Executive Search is currently on the look for a current GM with extensive Australian senior management experience in the solid 4 stars to 4.5 star CBD hotel market.

A GM that is hands-on role up the sleeves proactive GM connected with suppliers in the market

The Hotel is a CBD based. Ideal for the 4-star business and FIT market. ROI exceptional and one of their best-performing hotels in the group.

This property consists of 125 + keys 2 F&B outlets and medium-size functions space

This hotel is part of an international  group of 4.- 4.5 and 5-star hotels

For more information contact Stuart Mullins.

On hold until September : Brisbane.General Manager 5 star $160k to $180k

ESI is on the look for a current General Manager from a high-end 5-star background 250 rooms upward and has a high-quality F&B background.

The GM is currently in the role and will be promoted to an area role which leaves this position vacant. The company can fill from within however the owner wants outside fresh blood 5 star GM

The Hotel is sizable in a great location with exceptional high end 5-star F&B operations.Occupancy and room rate very strong indeed

Interested? Contact Stuart Mullins

Going ahead once international flights resume. House-keeing supervisors; Royal Palace $1200 to $2800 USD net + accom etc

ESI are looking for four Housekeeping Supervisors Palaces. For this role and property, you MUST be in a current HK Supervisor role with 4.5 to 5-star properties  as this Palace is, of course, LHW standard

USD dollar equivalent FOC Accom medical etc

For more information  contact Stuart Mullins