Hyatt Director of Events in KUWAIT CITY, Kuwait
Grand Hyatt Kuwait is looking for a passionate, dynamic and hardworking individual who enjoys leading and supporting the events function in this very large conference and convention hotel. This position requires hands-on leadership with strong people management, communications and superior organizational skills in order to drive the successful positioning of this multi-faceted event venue. The hotel will feature 302 luxury rooms and suites, four world class F&B venues and the largest conference and convention facilities in the city, with a combined flexible event space spanning over 6,000 Sqm.
The Director of Events will be responsible for the smooth and efficient running of the Events department, covering both the catering sales as well as convention services functions in line with hotel commercial and operational strategies and brand standards. Additionally, the selected candidate will be responsible for the launch of a sizeable high-end Outside Catering Operation.
We are looking for candidates who have experience in a similar role in a 5* luxury hotel, and display strong traits in the following areas: * Proven track record in managing large and complex event spaces and high-end restaurants * Someone with an entrepreneurial mindset that thrives in fast pace environments An inspirational, caring and engaging leader with exceptional communication and interpersonal skills * A relentless and infectious passion for training and hands-on operational work * A sound pre-opening experience in large hotel operations is advantageous Grand Hyatt our personality encompasses three descriptions: bold, worldly and extraordinary to deliver moments of more. * We therefore expect our colleague to be a great communicator and an overall passionate leader. Grand Hyatt our personality encompasses three descriptions: bold, worldly and extraordinary to deliver moments of more. We therefore expect our colleague to be a great communicator and an overall passionate leader.
Primary Location: Kuwait-Al Kuwayt-Kuwait City
Organization: Grand Hyatt Kuwait City
Job Level: Full-time
Job: Catering/Event Planning
Req ID: KUW000077
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