Banquet Sales Manager

4 days left

Location
Jeddah (SA)
Posted
31 Dec 2016
Closes
28 Jan 2017
Sector
Hotel
Job Level
Management

MISSION

•You are the personal concierge to event and conference organizers. You will act as the client’s special contact, their “go-to person”, taking charge of the client from start to finish of each individual event or conference. 

•All communication between the organizers and the operations team is managed by you. 

•You will manage all VIP guest arrivals and make necessary arrangements. 

•You will assist clients/guests with all requests regarding city information, tours, restaurants, limousines, couriers, car rentals, mailing and all current events available in the town and major events in the region. 

•You will promote and sell the services offered by the Hotel (restaurants and bars) and available through the hotel (tours, cruises, cars etc). 

•You will liaise with the Conference and Events Sales department for further information on events. 

You will also liaise closely with Reception, Guest Relations, Reservations, Communications, Bell staff, Conference & Events Sales and Operations Department to ensure that guest queries are handled courteously and efficiently. 

 

PERSONALITY AND SKILLS

•Minimum experience of 3 to 5 years 

•Bachelor / Licence Educational Background

•Areas of study : Hospitality Management 

•Languages essential : English (Primary tongue)
Arabic (Working level) 

 

SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS

•Excellent presentation, pleasant and outgoing personality 

•Strong leadership skills to maintain an effective workgroup 

•Projects professional image at all times through personal presentation / interpersonal skills 

•Initiates contact and establishes rapport easily 

•Organizes time and work efficiently 

•Appreciates and maintains an effective outlet for stress 

•Effective numeracy, verbal and written communication skills 

•Aptitude for developing promotions and marketing 

•Has the ability and willingness to undertake further development 

•Previous experience in Banqueting or Conferencing.