We are looking for a dynamic Executive Meetings Manager (EMM) who has experience in the group sales and/or catering process, working with clients and the normal functions of a hotel. Position responsibilities include: managing a market, selling guest rooms and meeting space, servicing groups, managing food & beverage orders, rooming lists and acting as a ”one-stop -shop” for smaller groups. Additional responsibilities include booking day meetings, managing client relationships, generating and soliciting business, contracting programs, achieving established room revenue and food & beverage goals, and conducting site inspections. The EMM will facilitate communication before, during, and post event with clients and pertinent lodge staff to ensure the highest level of customer satisfaction. Additional responsibilities include: presenting effective proposals, generation of new clients, client entertainment, and sales calls. Manager will work closely with other Sales Managers, administrative staff and the Lodge team to ensure clients a smooth transition between departments.
Qualified candidates should exhibit: a high level of organization, the ability to work quickly and efficiently to keep up with demand, a strong ability to multi-task, a drive to meet and exceed production goals, excellent time management, exemplary verbal and written communication, experience in contract writing and negotiating, and must be a team player.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
A true dedication to satisfy the needs of clients in a fast paced environment
Refined verbal and written communication skills
Knowledge of menu and F&B planning
A preference for selling, negotiating, business writing and presentation skills training
Achievement of stipulated production goals
Drafting and negotiating contracts
Creating and maintaining customer files
Working cohesively in a team environment
MINIMUM EDUCATION AND PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
A minimum of 2+ years of hotel sales or like experience
Computer proficiency and experience with:Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, and Delphi.Experience with Maestro a plus.
A BA or BS degree in business or hospitality management is a plus
About Cavallo Point
Cavallo Point is a San Francisco Bay area luxury lodge in one of America's most popular national parks. It's one of the most romantic destinations in the area and a great springboard for Northern California adventures. In addition to being a member of Historic Hotels of America, this San Francisco luxury resort was named one of the "Top 10 New American Landmarks" by Travel+Leisure and also received LEED Gold Certification for its environmentally sustainable design and construction.
About Our Benefits
Here are some of the benefits available to qualifying employees:
- Paid Time Off program
- Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance Options
- 401k Retirement Option
- Job Training
- Promotion from within
- Employee discounts on dining and hotel stays
- Free Parking
This is a management position
This is a full time position