DIRECTOR OF CATERING AND BANQUETING OPERATIONS

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Location
Riyadh (SA)
Salary
Highly Negotiable + benefits
Posted
11 Nov 2016
Closes
09 Dec 2016
Sector
Hotel
Job Level
Management

TALENT INC. is now looking for a Director of Conference & Banqueting Operations for 5* ultra luxury hotel group based in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. 

Working closely with the Director of Catering & Banqueting Sales & his team to ensure the entire pro-active & re-active sales & administration team. Thus ensuring consistent price strategy & service delivery to both internal & external guests & also what needs to be done to maximize all yield opportunities

This position takes care of the C&B operations, including outside catering and deals first hand with royal and very high profile events, in and out of the hotel. We do prefer someone Arabic who is polished and with experience with such large operations like this and in dealings with royalties and high profile guests. The preference is for an Arabic speaking person. The team number really fluctuates due to business, but currently we have about 40 full timers, including a manager and an Assistant Director. The position reports to the Director of F&B and the salary can also be negotiable for the right candidate.

As a Director of C&B Operations you will lead, manage and organize all aspects of the re-active inquiry handling administration of the Conference & Banqueting Department to the highest professional standards and in accordance to the standard operating procedures as issued by the Director of Food & Beverage, whom you will also report to.

You will submit proposals in line with SOP guidelines, in coordination with the Food & Beverage Office and Catering & Banqueting Sales Department, ensure follow-up procedures & negotiations are carried in accordance to set guidelines and policies. 

 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Arabic speaking candidates are preferred
  • Previous experience in similar luxury and large operation in the same position or as an Assistant Director
  • Fluent in English and accustomed to high-end functions
  • ONLY CANDIDATES FROM HIGH-END LUXURY ESTABLISHMENTS / PRODUCTS WILL BE CONSIDERED