Meetings and Events Manager - Holiday Inn Singapore Atrium
At Holiday Inn Â® Hotels and Resorts, our job is to bring the joy of travel to everyone. That's where you come in.
When you are part of the Holiday Inn Hotels and Resorts brand you're more than just a job title.
At Holiday Inn we look for people who are friendly, welcoming and full of life; people who are always finding ways to make every guest's experience an enjoyable one.
Join us as a Meetings and Events Manager . You'll have ambition, talent and obviously, some key skills. Because of this vital role, we are looking for someone who can manage all aspects of the meetings and events sales, including the sale of weddings.
Your key responsibilities will be to get in touch with potential clients, and propose them different options for their events. You will be the main contact for them, from the start to the end of their event. You will prepare and discuss contracts with the clients, after which, liaise with operations department to ensure the events run smoothly.
You will be leading events in different areas, such as Meetings, Incentive, Conference, Events, and Weddings. When the event includes hotel rooms, you also liaise with the rooms department for a seamless service to the clients.
Further, you organize sales activities such as sales blitz, site inspections, organize and/or participate to wedding shows, sales calls, etcâ¦. in order to meet your individual and department targets. You review sales and other revenue generating business plan, identify gaps, ensure proactive measures are taken to fill function space capacity and maximize space and revenue to achieve the optimum departmental revenue targets.
The Meetings and Events Manager will be responsible to develop and maintain contacts with business generations, meeting and convention planners, visitors/convention Bureau/ travel agents, tour operators, airlines, corporate accounts, Government Departments and other producers closely allied to hotel business.<br><br>In addition, you should have the following qualifications and skills, the ideal candidate will have :
â¢ Bachelor's degree in Business or Hotel Management, with at least 4 years' related experience in a similar capacity
â¢ Supervisory experience preferred
â¢ A passion for the service and hospitality industry
â¢ Adaptable, driven and someone who thrives in a fast paced environment
â¢ Proactive, highly motivated and has excellent interpersonal & communication skills.
â¢ A people-oriented individual with strong leadership skills
In return for your hard work, you can look forward to a highly competitive salary and benefits package. What's more, because your career will be as unique as you are, we'll give you all the tailored support you need to make a great start, be involved and grow.
Some of the key benefits we provide are:
â¢Complimentary passes to Singapore Zoo and Wild Wild Wet
â¢Employee sports & recreational activities
â¢Training and Development Opportunities
â¢Career Development Program
â¢Healthcare benefits such as Medical, Dental and Optical
â¢Up to 50% F&B discount at IHG Hotels selected restaurants
â¢Special employee hotel accommodation rates at all IHG Hotels worldwide
â¢International Mobility Opportunities
â¢Achieved "Best Companies to Work for in 2016 Singapore" awarded by The Great Place to Work
And because the Holiday Inn Hotels and Resorts brand belongs to the IHG Â® family of brands, you'll also benefit from all the opportunities that come from being part of a successful, global hospitality company with over 5,000 hotels in over 100 countries over the world.
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