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|Posted Date||April 26||
|Job Title||Convention Services Manager|
|Job Type||Full Time|
|Minimum one - three years hotel catering or convention experience.|
Radisson Hotel Group is one of the world's largest and most dynamic hotel companies. It has an expanding portfolio of 1,400 hotels in operation and under development, a global footprint covering 115 countries. Be part of the corporate managed hotels portfolio! Have you heard we have been recently acquired? What does that mean for you more opportunity for growth and development than ever before! Join our team and grow your career with us long-term.
Right in the heart of the action, the Radisson Salt Lake City Downtown is home to the best of the City-Capitol Theater, Historic Temple Square, The Vivint Smart Home Arena, City Creek Shopping Center and The Gateway Shopping Center. The nearby UTA TRAX station makes it easy to get to and from work, making the Radisson Salt Lake City Downtown your choice of employment.
At our hotel, we offer our team members free lunch or dinner at our Rad Employee Cafeteria! Plus, we all know how hard it can be to find parking downtown, did I mention that we offer free employee parking? Yes, we do!
We also reward our team members with Employee of the Month recognitions $$ and a reward system that offers our employees free movie tickets, gift cards and Green Bike memberships!
We are looking for a leader with the charisma and leadership skill to excel as a Convention Services Manager in a high energy and fast paced hotel. This position will attract and retain clientele for convention business, and ensure that 100% guest satisfaction is provided to successfully host events for clients.
Identifies potential key accounts and develops strategies to prioritize and penetrate those accounts Makes outside sales calls to prospective convention customers.
Works with convention planners on their needs.
Tailors the sales presentation and/or proposal to address priorities identified by the customer.
Negotiates sale of convention functions.
Conducts on-site client inspections to illustrate available services; know meeting and sleeping room set-ups and capabilities.
Monitors customer satisfaction with convention and group business; follows-up with key contacts on a regular basis to assess satisfaction.
Organize functions and events for hotel clients in coordination with all other departments.
Minimum one - three years hotel catering or convention experience.
Local market knowledge preferred, in upscale hotel industry.
High school diploma, bachelors degree preferred.
Certified Meeting Planner (CMP) desirable.
General knowledge of contract laws.
Proficient computer skills including Microsoft Office Suite.
Excellent oral and written, communication and negotiation skills.
Able to resolve conflicts of guests, supervisors and employees.
|Position Available||Available now|
|Contact Name||Sonia Genoves|
|Title||Human Resources Coordinator|
|Address||215 West South Temple|
|City, Zip||Salt Lake City, UT 84101|