Events Host / Assistant / Co-ordinator
Events Host / Assistant
We have a diverse mix of spaces at the hotel and there’s always something happening.
We arrange weddings of different sizes, host external conferences, meetings and the hotel’s own Craft and Design Fairs as well as accommodate internal get-togethers and training sessions.
We’re always on-the-go, whether dealing with enquiries, setting up spaces, attending planning meetings or overseeing the smooth running of events.
The role of Events Host / Assistant is to be part of a seamless and professional Events Team that guides a guest from enquiry to delivery.
Key responsibilities include:
• Handle enquiries, convert to sales and maximise sales opportunities
• Conduct informed hotel tours
• Compile operational plans
• Set up, welcome, delivery, service and break down elements of events
• Accurate billing of events
• After event customer care
Applicants need to have previous events experience - operational and administrative.
You will be able to handle telephone enquiries and have the ability to negotiate and close a sale in a calm and organised manner.
You will have an understanding of a food and beverage environment and a passion for delivering excellent service. You are able to plan, prioritise and organise with excellent attention to detail.
Enthusiasm with an engaging personality and confidence are all key to making this role work successfully. Excellent numeracy, verbal and written English with intermediate computer skills are essential.
£7.90 per hour (rising to £8.10 after probation)
Permanent contract for 18-45 hours per week and may include weekends
Development and training
Free meals whilst on duty
Free use of swimming pools and tennis court
Many more perks
Wish you were here? Please apply via the link confirming that you are eligible to live and work in the U.K. Direct applications only.
Closing date is Sunday 29 July 2018
Shortlisted applicants will need to attend a Selection Day on Wednesday 1 August 2018
Start Date: available immediately
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