Sales Executive – Meetings & Events (Arab Speaker) - Crowne Plaza Doha - The Business Park


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Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts - Middle East & Africa
Job Type
Sales & Marketing, Sales Executive
Job Level

Job Overview

To execute all aspects of the
hotel’s strategies of selling Conference and Banqueting services with special
emphasis on Outside Catering. Work with operations to ensure successful
conference and banqueting and outside catering events for our clients.

At Crowne
®, we want our guests to
feel able to do their best, achieve their goals and be recognized for their
success.  To help them, we need you to
stay One Step Ahead and:

  • Create Confidence – by being an expert
    at what you do; by acting and looking the part and adapting your style to
    match your guests’ pace in all you do.
  • Encourages Success – by supporting and
    respecting your guests and their goals; by recognizing them and making
    them feel valued and important and offering thoughtful choices to help
    them feel restored and balanced.
  • Make It Happen
    by being perceptive to your guests’ needs; by taking ownership for getting
    things done and working seamlessly with others to help guests be successful.
  • Duties and Responsibilities

    1.     Responsible for Small to Medium sized Events / Groups as approved by
    the Assistant Director of Event Sales

    2.     Assemble and distribute consistent, concise group resumes and banquet
    event orders that clearly represent a convention's every requirement for all

    3.     Work closely with the client and key hotel departments throughout the
    duration of their conference, being available to assist them at the appropriate
    times, driving excellent MSTS scores

    4.     Responsible for the successful outcome of assigned programs from
    pre-arrival through to post-departure

    5.     Attend and Chair Pre Conference Meetings as required

    6.     Work closely with Revenue Manager to ensure guestroom rate and DDR

    7.     Work closely with the Assistant Director of Event Sales in the creation
    of new theme menus, special events and service standards

    8.     Ensure hotel costs are effectively controlled

    9.     Work closely with the Field Sales & Banquet department to ensure
    all contractual terms agreed upon are carried out (including the management of
    Guest Room Attrition and follow-up on Deposit Schedule)

    10.  Maintain the integrity of Opera Sales & Catering at all times

    11.  Oversee activities and guest experience related to the appropriate
    delegate packages

    12.  Maintain files, records and reporting as it pertains to: budgets,
    contacts, planning activities, time lines, contracts, purchase orders and post
    meeting notes

    13.  Service manager for Property Site Visits

    14.  Exceed corporate expectations regarding signature secret shoppers

    15.  Other Duties as assigned by the Assistant Director of Event Sales


    1.     Comply with Hotel Rules and Regulations and
    provisions contained in the Employment Handbook 

    2.     Comply with Company Grooming Standards at all
    times to portray a professional image of self and the hotel.

    3.     Comply with Time and Attendance Policies set
    by the hotel.

    4.     Actively participate in training and
    development programs and maximize opportunities for self-development

    5.     Demonstrate understanding and awareness of
    all policies and procedures relating to Health, Hygiene and Fire Life Safety

    6.     Familiarize yourself with emergency and
    evacuation procedures

    7.     Ensure all security incidents, accidents and
    near misses are always logged in a timely manner and brought to the attention
    of the Line Manager

    8.     Comply with the Company’s Corporate Code of

    9.     Familiarize self with the company values
    (Great Hotels Guests Love) and model desired behaviors (Winning Ways, Room to
    be Yourself) and ways of working (IHG Wheel).

    10.  Perform all tasks as directed by the Manager
    in pursuit of the achievement of business goals


    The above is designed to help you in the understanding
    of the role and is not intended to be a definite list of your duties, as
    flexibility in meeting company and guest needs is required by all employees

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