Hyatt Associate Director of Events in SAVANNAH, Georgia

The Associate Director of Events is an experienced senior level hotel events role that reports directly to the Director of Sales, Marketing, and Events. Responsibilities include assisting in the management and leadership of the event planning and event sales team as well as the administrative support staff. The ADOE responsibilities include but are not limited to the mentoring and training events team, recruitment and hiring of events team, leading meetings, working with events, catering and convention services, involvement with the annual business plan process, forecasting, revenue optimization calls with ownership, systems training, report analysis, community involvement and networking. This position may be required to serve as Director in the absence of the Director of Sales, Marketing, and Events.

* A true desire to satisfy the needs of others in a fast paced environment. * Refined verbal and written communication skills. * Must be proficient in general computer knowledge * 3 years in Hotel Event Sales and/or Event Planning * CMP Certified preferred * Has completed Hyatt Meeting Masters or equivalent * Has completed Hyatt Sales training to include PSS and PSN or equivalent * Geographically mobile This position is typically an 18 – 24 month commitment with a clear goal to experience the training and development necessary to become a future Director of Events or Director of Sales, Marketing and Events with Hyatt.

Primary Location: US-GA-Savannah
Organization: Hyatt Regency Savannah
Pay Basis: Yearly
Job Level: Full-time
Job: Catering/Event Planning
Req ID: SAV001494

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