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Meeting and Events Coordinator Holiday Inn Leicester, 129 St. Nicholas Circle, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 5LX

Looking for a company where you can develop, are encouraged to provide impressive customer service (both internally and externally), show you care, be empowered to WOW!

We currently have an exciting opportunity to join our busy meeting and events sales office as a Meeting and Events Coordinator.

What are we looking for?

  • As a Meeting & Events Coordinator you will be responsible for recording and processing Meeting and Events enquiries that are made by phone, email or face to face both efficiently and accurately.
  • You will also be responsible for converting enquiries into sales in order to maximise revenue and occupancy, and will be required to make speculative sales calls to new and lapsed customers to create new sales leads.
  • You will have a good knowledge of the hotels facilities and services and will pass this information on to the guest whenever the possibility arises to maximise hotel sales.

The Skills and Experience you need to thrive in this role

The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate that they can multi ask effectively, be enthusiastic and positive in their nature and have an excellent telephone manner. Ideally you will have previous experience of working in sales administration role ideally within a hotel environment.

Previous experience of using a hotel booking system is advantageous but not essential.

How do we Reward you?

Great rewards are aligned to joining our portfolio, not only do Interstate offer great discounts for Staff, Friends & Family within all their UK hotels, but you also get to experience your own brand benefits, World Wide!!! Plus we have a very successful Training Academy that awaits you, to support your development and career across all brands.

So....

So if you have a great personality, are results driven, and can be a valued team member, especially during pressured times, then we want to hear from you!

Holiday Inn Leicester
129 St. Nicholas Circle, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 5LX

  • Job Ref INT4331
  • Branch Holiday Inn Leicester
  • Location Holiday Inn Leicester, Leicester
  • Salary/Benefits Competitive Salary
  • Contract type Permanent
  • Hours Full Time
  • Hours per week 40
  • Posted date 08/02/2019
  • Closing date 10/03/2019

As the largest hotel brand in the world, Holiday Inn believe in the joy of travel for all, with one simple goal: to make all our guests smile. As part of the IHG family, we are committed to delivering True Hospitality to all. This hotel is managed by Interstate Hotels & Resorts; a world leading Management Company that operates over 450 franchised and independent hotels globally, working in partnership with the biggest brands in hospitality.