Assistant Director of Sales

Location
Doha
Posted
01 Dec 2016
Closes
29 Dec 2016
Ref
66633764en
Sector
Hotel
Job Level
Non-Management
Assistant Director of Sales
Company

Marriott International is the world’s leading global hospitality company, with more brands, more hotels and more opportunities for associates to grow and succeed. With 5,700 properties, you’ll find us in your neighborhood and in more than 110 countries across the globe. Learn about our 30 hotel brands at www.marriott.com/marriott-brands.mi. Find Your World.™



Location

The Westin Doha Hotel & Spa, located in the heart of Doha, is set to become the business ultimate destination & entertainment center.

The hotel is the 4th Starwood property in Qatar; it will count with 365 rooms & suites including 2 presidential suites and 5 bungalows, 5 restaurants & bars, almost 3000sqm of meeting & events facilities, business center, dedicated female and male Spa area, 2 outdoor & 1 indoor pools, and a state-of-the-art fitness center.



Department

Sales



Job Description

As an Assistant Director of Sales you are responsible to assist in leading and supervising the sales team, oversee the day to day sales activities, implement action plans and accomplish goals and set targets, whereby your role will include key responsibilities such as:
• Generate and maintain major accounts and all segments through various sales
activities (face to face sales calls, telephone calls, entertainment, site inspections, etc.)
• Ensure thorough and complete coverage of sales team for a comprehensive client servicing, achieving targets and maximum productivity
•Set up all sales objectives, action plans and team’s targets
• Ensure that selling strategies are adhered to during negotiations and maximizes up selling opportunities of sales team
• Review direct competition and ensure complete awareness by all sales team of competitor’s activities at all times
• Consolidate month end sales report applicable information
•Actively participate in achieving hotel’s budgets especially rooms’ budget

Skills
Education, Qualifications & Experiences:
You should be holding a bachelor degree in sales and be computer literate with effective and outstanding communication skills, both verbal and written.
Knowledge & Competencies:
The ideal candidate will be dynamic and a ‘finisher’ with an eye for detail and the ability to drive through solutions. You are having a strong commercial orientation with broad business understanding and skills, equipped with a sharp intellect in order to focus on key issues with an attention to details and accuracy of information while possessing following additional competencies:
Understanding the Business
Influencing Outcomes
Planning for Business
Team Building
Valuing Diversity
Leading People
Adaptability
Drive for Results
Customer Focus
Managing Operations



Requirements