Conference & Events Team Leader
Hotel Brand: Kimpton (outside the Americas)
Location: United Kingdom, Scotland, Edinburgh
Hotel: Kimpton - Charlotte Square Hotel
Job number: R194075
Kimpton Charlotte Square are looking for a Conference & Events Team Leader to join our growing team.
Kimpton Charlotte Square – located in one of Edinburgh’s most beautiful squares in the New Town, this hotel is a perfect point between old and new. The hotel offers a fresh experience in the centre of the historic city, with a pristine, traditional outside and a buzzing edge inside. The hotel lives as a natural meeting point for the young-at-heart crowd of the city – a place of experimental, discovery and sociability. It inspires guests and locals alike with a face of timeless tradition, and a heart full of life and colour
At Kimpton, our shared mission is to make lives better through heartfelt human connections. This emotional investment drives all that we do, and it’s why you’ll love the work, too. Our colleagues are empowered and encouraged to act from the heart, to go above and beyond to create ridiculously personal experiences for each other and our guests
We are open 7 days a week 365 days a year and need people to work a range of shifts and days - this means we can offer great flexibility if required.
What’s in it for you as our Conference & Events Team Leader (just in case you need more persuading)?
Not bragging but we are part of the IHG hotels and Resort family, FTSE 100 Company, market leader in delivering True Hospitality for Good around the world.
- £11.00 per hour
- 28 days holiday each year, including bank holidays, this increases up to a maximum of 33 days (Pro Rated)?
- Worldwide employee and friends & family hotel room rates
- Employee referral programme
- Discounts on retail and various activities through our benefit portal
- Employee assistance programme 24/7
- Recognition programmes
- Opportunities for career progression and to transfer around the world
- Meals whilst on duty
- Opportunities to get involved in our charitable and community activities
- Most importantly, we’ll help you grow, and develop you as an individual
What we need from you
It’s likely that you will have a proven and substantial background in a similar role, ideally gained within luxury hospitality in a similar Hotel environment as a Supervisor or Assistant Manager.
You will be passionate about Conference & Events, with an exceptional knowledge on food & beverages and general events management which you will use to train and develop a knowledgeable team skilled in all aspects of Conference & Events and the seamless delivery of event management.
We are looking for individuals to work in this fast paced and exciting environment. One day you might be running a corporate meeting, a baby shower, a Christmas event or a wedding! It really is the department with the most variety.
Do you have what it takes? We’d love to hear from you.
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You must meet the legal requirements to work in the UK.