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Revenue Manager - Crowne Plaza Resort Salalah

Hotel Brand: Crowne Plaza
Location: Oman, Dhofar, Salalah

Job number: EMEAA31932


About Us

Do you see yourself as Revenue Manager? At Crowne Plaza® Hotels & Resorts our goal is to make business travel work. That’s where YOU come in. When you’re part of the Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts brand you’re more than just a job title. At Crowne Plaza, we look for people who are dynamic, confident and ambitious; people who excel in their role and help our guests succeed too. The Crowne Plaza Resort Salalah sets in 45 acres of private tropical gardens and on a long stretch of pristine sandy beach. The resort enjoys an ideal location for Business, Meetings & Events and leisure Travelers. Recline on a well-lit beach and by the pool with sumptuous cuisine at the relaxing Crowne Plaza Resort Salalah. Receive a warm welcome from friendly Omani colleagues as you cross 42 acres of lush, landscaped gardens and enter into the gleaming lobby of Crowne Plaza Resort Salalah. We'll show you to your room or suite, or point you towards our 3 interconnecting pools, tennis and squash courts or par-3 garden golf course. A courtesy shuttle bus whisks you from Salalah International Airport to Crowne Plaza Resort Salalah in 10 minutes. We combine a resort getaway with easy access to the center of Salalah, just a 10-minute drive away. Lush hotel gardens lead to the gentle turquoise waters, lapping against the beach. Locals are drawn to our night-time attractions, from sumptuous themed buffets on the white sand at Ocean Blue Restaurant and panoramic sunset and ocean views at Dolphin Terrazza. Al-Khareef Pub, with its rich wood and stained glass, is a homely space serving draught beers. Dine al fresco on the Arabic-style terrace of Darbat restaurant or sip cocktails at the Splash Pool Bar.




Your day to day

  • Using the tools provided i.e. SBRP and in compliance with the IHG standards, maintains, updates and shares information in the areas of a master calendar of external events, competitor rate intelligence, RevPar penetration (RGI), arrival and spending patterns of commercial accounts, denial reports, meeting space allocation, guest capture rates (with the F&B Mgr.), Loyalty program penetration both overall and by account (and for bookers), IHG system contribution and trends in rooms and non-rooms revenues by channel, segment and account.
  • A good knowledge of IHG GRS/ Concerto, TravelClick, Microsoft excel and STR
  • Monitor competitor pricing for all revenue generating departments, understands the dynamic of the local market and the demand generators, and recommends appropriate actions to the Revenue Room Taskforce in relation to the hotel’s pricing and market mix strategy.
  • Prepare a monthly, rolling 3 months and full year forecast for rooms with an overview for F&B and OOD.
  • Conduct weekly rate/sell strategy (yield) meetings with General Manager, DOSM, Reservations Manager, Front Office Manager, and Catering Manager.
  • Drive upselling program for rooms and Non room’s inventory with the target.
  • Facilitate the Revenue Room Meeting (which the GM chairs) and generates reports and analyses needed for these meetings, displaying key facts/trends etc.
  • Work with Area Director of Revenue for the Area Strategies and compliance of IHG Corporate policies and procedure.
  • Identify operational problems that reduce the effectiveness of revenue activities and overall hotel sales performance and work with appropriate department on solutions.
  • Monitor and determine demand periods for function space, rooms and catering through an analysis of historical data and current bookings. Responsible for tracking and analyzing of booking pace, group wash, cut off enforcement for groups as well as denied and regretted business.
  • Approve and/or implement sell strategies for all group proposals above 9 rooms on any one night, and collaborates with the Director of Sales or Director of Catering on setting group and conference rates.
  • Manage day-to-day reservation & revenue activities, plan and assign work, and establish performance and development goals for team members. Provide mentoring, coaching and regular feedback to help manage conflict, improve team member performance, and recognize good performance.
  • Educate and train reservations team that is responsible for developing new reservations and implementing revenue strategies. Ensure staff is properly trained and has the tools and equipment to carry out job duties.
  • Work with other department managers to ensure proper staffing levels based on guest volume. 



What we need from you

  • Bachelor’s degree / diploma holder in Tourism, Hospitality Management, or related major.
  • High level of passion in the Sales & Marketing field including F&B commercial, enthusiasm and drive for result.
  • 2-3 years’ experience in a similar position or a related field with a proven record of accomplishment or success - local market knowledge preferable.
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills in English and Arabic languages preferred.
  • Experience in a 5-star hotel/resort international chain is essential.
  • Able to handle stressful situations, work in a fast-paced environment and prioritize well.
  • Display a positive attitude, high level of energy, work ethics and drive to achieve operational and business goals.
  • Strong leadership, team building, interpersonal and communication skills.



What we offer

In return we’ll give you a competitive financial and benefits package. Hotel discounts worldwide are available as well as access to a wide variety of discount schemes and the chance to work with a great team.   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.

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.

And because the Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts brand belongs to the IHG® family of brands, you’ll also benefit from all of the opportunities that come from being part of a successful, global hospitality company with over 5,900 hotels in over 100 countries around the world.

So whoever you are, whatever you love doing, bring your passion to Crowne Plaza and IHG and we’ll make sure you’ll have room to be yourself. Find out more about joining us today by going to careers.ihg.com.

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