Hotel Brand: Hotel Indigo
Location: United States, California, San Diego
Hotel: Indigo - San Diego-Gaslamp Quarter (SANIS)
Job number: R202952
Do you see yourself as a Catering Sales Manager? What's your passion? Whether you're into sports, shopping or karaoke, at IHG we're interested in YOU. At IHG we employ people who apply the same amount of care and passion to their jobs as they do their hobbies - people who put our guests at the heart of everything they do. And we're looking for more people like this to join our friendly and professional team.
This exciting position develops catering business and executes tactical sales plans strategy. You will prospect and qualify new business and negotiate guest room rates, meeting room rental, function space, and/or hotel services within approved booking guidelines, and produce and/or review all sales contracts, rate agreements, and/or banquet/catering event orders. The role works closely with other hotel departments to facilitate services agreed upon by the sales office and prospective clients and produces monthly sales-related reports and sales forecasts for assigned area of responsibility. You will a rrange and conduct special events, site inspections, and off-site presentations for potential clients and attend and represent hotel at trade shows and conventions and/or participate in sales trips to key feeder markets.
What we need from you
Requirements include some college plus 1-2 years sales or catering related experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Knowledge of hotel and food & beverage operations is preferred. You must have the ability to travel to attend workshops, tradeshows, conventions, etc. and may be required to work nights, weekends, and/or holidays.
What we offer
In return we'll give you a competitive financial and benefits package which may include healthcare support, dental, vision, disability and life insurance support, and a matching 401k plan. Hotel discounts worldwide are available as well as access to a wide variety of discount programs and the chance to work with a great team of people. Most importantly, we'll give you the room to be yourself. So what's your passion? Please get in touch and tell us how you could bring your individual skills to IHG.
IHG is an equal opportunity employer: Minorities / Females / Disabled / Veterans.