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Assistant Director of Events

Hong Kong S.A.R., Hong Kong S.A.R.
Event Management


Job Description

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Posting Date Apr 16, 2018
Job Number 180013HY
Job Category Event Management
Location W Hong Kong, Hong Kong S.A.R., Hong Kong VIEW ON MAP
Brand W Hotels
Schedule Full-time
Relocation? No
Position Type Management

Start Your Journey With Us
Boldly coloring outside the lines of luxury, W turns the traditional notion of the extravagant hotel on its head. Our irreverent attitude and taste for excess redefine revelry for the modern jet set. Our guests have a lust for a life less ordinary that drives them to demand more, experience it all, and hit repeat.

We share our guests’ passions, providing insider access to what’s new and what’s next. Moderation is not in our vocabulary and we know that lust for life demands more, not less. W guests soak it in and live each day with a mantra: Detox.Retox.Repeat. If you’re ready to create the energetic W scene that is magnetic to everyday disruptors around the world, then we invite you to explore a career with W Hotels.

Role Descriptions

 

Responsible for achieving the Banquet Revenue sales goal, maximizing the venue usage and build strong relationship with clients to enhance satisfaction. Corporate with operational department in delivering the Whatever/Whenever service to guests as well as execution of any business development events such as Wedding Expo and Global Sales Blitz.

Assist Director of Sales (Reactive) in coaching and training the Events team to ensure relevant knowledge and standard being operation with company and brand standard.  

 

Job Requirements

 

Experience - minimum 8 years experience in a 5 star luxury hotel or equivalent Events/ Catering & Convention role
Education - bachelor degree in hospitality or relevant discipline
Technical / functional competencies - Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, Delphi & Opera
Language skills - fluent in Cantonese, English and Mandarin
W Look - appear confident, well-groomed
W Personality - warm, welcoming, smiling and pleasant
You + You = W - collaborate, embrace differences
Whatever / Whenever - fulfill desires & grant wishes, customize experiences
Get It Done… Make it Happen - own it, get it done creatively, think and act proactively, do it with style
Act with professionalism & integrity; learn, develop and adapt to change
Lead with passion - show passion for what we do. Lead by example, inspire, celebrate and promote team success; build trust through honest work and caring for others

 
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