Hyatt Event Sales Manager in WASHINGTON, District Of Columbia
At Hyatt, we believe our guests select Hyatt because of our caring and attentive associates who are focused on providing efficient service and meaningful experiences.
The Catering Sales Manager targets and coordinates catering sales efforts. The job involves initiation and development of quality leads to ensure growth of catering sales.. Primary sales efforts are in Banquet Food and Beverage and includes menu planning, potentially agenda setting and hotel meeting services. Duties also include contract review and facilitating communication before, during and post event with pertinent hotel staff to ensure a high level of service.
The Catering Sales Manager also host hotel tours, maintain strong customer relationships, participate in event meetings and other staff meetings, and work as a team member with the sales and events staff. The manager also works closely with an assigned Administrative Assistant and other support staff.
Hyatt associates work in an environment that demands exceptional performance yet reaps great rewards. Whether it's career opportunities, job enrichment or a supportive work environment, if you are ready for this challenge, then we are ready for you.
You're more than welcome.
* 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 * Candidates should be extremely detail oriented and organized * Prefer two years hotel experience or completed Catering Sales or Event Planning trainee program
Primary Location: US-DC-Washington
Organization: Park Hyatt Washington
Pay Basis: Yearly
Job Level: Full-time
Job: Catering/Event Planning
Req ID: WAS006085
Hyatt is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, age, religion, disability, veteran status, genetic information, citizenship status or any other group protected by law.