Red Deer's newest boutique hotel is currently recruiting for a full time Sales and Catering Co-ordinator/events Coordinator for our hotel.
*Our Clients feel iHotel on 67 Street is their home away from home because our staff are friendly and real people. They care abour our customers!
Our location is North Red Deer with easy access to major arteries in Red Deer*
Responsibilities and qualifications:
responsible for booking, planning and co-coordinating all events in the hotel. This person will handle and co-ordinate their time between customer inquiries for meeting/guest room space, accurately details all client events to include meeting room set up, food and beverage requirements, audio/visual requirements and co-ordinates with the other departments in the hotel to ensure successful event for the guests.
Job Responsibilities include but not limited to:
Must have excellent time management and organizational skills in the office in a busy office
Strong organizational and attention to detail is a must with all events,
Handling inquiry calls for food and beverage space and guestrooms
Pursuing new accounts, inactive customer accounts and making calls to new business
Excellent customer service skills and positive attitude
Strong understanding of food and beverage and great attention to detail in a busy office
Organizing details for all catering functions including Banquet event orders and group events and distributing all pertinent information to the appropriate hotel areas
Organizes and Maintains a favorable working relationship with all associates and customers to foster and promote a co-operative and harmonious relationship
Efficiency and professionally co-ordinate customer needs and requirements
To be proactive in selling strategies aimed at our existing customers
Exceptional communications skills, excellent interpersonal and organization skills
Impeccable computer literacy, telephone manners and impersonal skills and personal presentation
Sales experience within a hotel environment
Knowledge of Opera Property management system is an asset
Requires knowledge of the principles and practices within the Catering, sales and food and beverage department
Impeccable computer literacy is an asset
Great attention to detail and information
Local Candidates only - Only those candidates of interest will be contacted Thank you!
Applicants who do not have already legal permission to work in Canada will not be considered.
Please fax your resume with references to 403 357 1116.
Thank you for your interest in our hotel.