Events Planning Administrator at InterContinental® Ras Al Khaimah Mina Al Arab Resort and Spa (Pre-Opening)
Hotel Brand: InterContinental Hotels
Location: United Arab Emirates, Ras al Khaymah, Ra's al Khaymah
Job number: EMEAA25311
As the world's largest family of luxury hotels, we all take great pride in being genuine ambassadors of the InterContinental® brand.
Shaped by decades of international know-how and local insights, our passion for luxury travel spans cultures and customs. Inspiring us to create warm and sophisticated experiences for those seeking a richer perspective on the world. Each of our hotels cultivates a distinctive style and ambiance where we embrace every opportunity to give our guests a personal and enriching experience.
If you'd like to embrace a wider world of experiences and opportunities, we'd like to welcome you to the world's most international luxury hotel brand.
The InterContinental® Ras Al Khaimah Mina Al Arab Resort and SPA will comprise 351 keys, a health club, spa and two pools. Covering an area of 43,770 sq. m, the resort is a short drive from famous archaeological sites such as Dhayah Fort and Sheba’s Palace.
Your day to day
Your main responsibility is to act as a personal service ambassador/liaison, on behalf of events services, between the meeting planner and the various hotel operating departments, building rapport with the meeting planner in order to identify their needs and expectations, maintain a constant presence on the meeting floor, and anticipate/respond to any requests. you will also need to check in multiple times throughout the day to assist with changes/updates. Assist with any updates/changes quickly and follow up to ensure guests satisfaction with action taken
What we need from you
Previous experience within luxury market, in similar role, required. Computer literate in Microsoft Window applications and relevant computer applications required College degree in a related discipline preferred. Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal required. Strong leadership, excellent interpersonal skills, and superior problem solving abilities.
What we offer
We’ll reward all your hard work with a great salary and benefits – including a uniform, great room discount, and superb training.
Join us and you’ll become part of the global IHG® family – and like all families, all our individual team members share some winning characteristics. As a team, we work better together – we trust and support each other, we do the right thing and we welcome different perspectives. You need to show us you care: that you notice the little things that make a difference to guests as well as always looking for ways to improve - visit www.http://careers.ihg.com to find out more about us.