Hyatt Event Planning Manager in WAILEA, Hawaii
Andaz Maui at Wailea is the first resort for the Andaz brand. Situated on Maui’s premier southwestern coastline, the 15-acre beachfront resort is located along Mokapu Beach in Wailea, one of the most sought after leisure and resort destinations in the world. The luxury resort community of Wailea includes a 1.2 mile-long oceanfront beach path connecting five crescent-shaped, golden-sand beaches, a premier shopping center and distinguished restaurants.
Hyatt has redefined the hotel experience that reflects the Hindi meaning of "Andaz, personal style". Local inspirations, simplified luxuries, uncompromised service and leading edge design all create the Andaz concept which is growing worldwide.
The Event Planning Manager's primary focus is servicing Sales bookings. This position acts as the liaison between Meeting Planners and the resort team. Responsibilities include: administering the Sales agreement, detailing all Food, Beverage and A/V needs, managing room blocks and pick up, billing instructions and final review. Event Planning Managers also are the on-site contacts and are responsible for the smooth execution of all events.
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This is not your typical career opportunity. This is the Hyatt Touch.
* A true desire to satisfy the needs of others in a fast paced environment. Refined verbal and written communication skills * A minimum of 1-3 years of hotel event sales/event planning or comparable experience preferred * Must be proficient in general computer knowledge * Candidates should be extremely detail oriented, organized and be able to handle a fast paced environment * Prefer two years hotel experience or completed Event Management trainee program * Preferred candidate has completed PSS or equivalent training
Primary Location: US-HI-Wailea
Organization: Andaz Maui at Wailea
Pay Basis: Yearly
Job Level: Full-time
Job: Catering/Event Planning
Req ID: WAI001177
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