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Event Executive - Sales

Peterborough, United Kingdom
Sales and Marketing


Job Description

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Posting Date Oct 26, 2018
Job Number 180030HD
Job Category Sales and Marketing
Location Peterborough Marriott Hotel, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire VIEW ON MAP
Brand Marriott Hotels Resorts /JW Marriott
Schedule Full-time
Position Type Non-Management/Hourly

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Event Executive- Peterborough Marriott Hotel
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Part of Marriott International, the world’s largest hospitality brand with over 6,000 properties in more than 120 countries and territories, we are ideally situated on 11 acres of lush, immaculately landscaped grounds.  We offer a world class working environment, with a team of solid hospitality professionals across the hotel striving to create brilliant experiences for our guests. The hotel is opposite the East of England Showground and close to the A1 for an easy commute.
 
We are now recruiting for a dynamic and passionate Events Executive to join our sales team.

Are you target driven, hungry for sales and seeking a fresh challenge?
 
As our new Events Executive, you will be responsible for:
  • Prepare sales-related documents throughout the sales process
  • Use sales techniques that maximize revenue while maintaining existing guest loyalty to Marriott.
  • Enter, retrieve, reconcile, and verify information (e.g., commissions, leads, third parties) in software involved in the sales process.
  • Answer guest questions about property facilities/services (e.g., hours of operation, rates and room types, packages, promotions, entertainment, restaurants, special events).
  • Serve as the point of contact for clients and communicate with them by phone and email to respond to questions and requests.
  • Working to assist our guests in creating brilliant events
  • Delivering exceptional guest experiences and actively ensuring guests expectations are met and any queries answered.

Please note this role will predominantly operate Monday - Friday but will include some weekend work.

 

 Events Executive - benefits

Why work for Marriott?

 

“Take care of your employees and they’ll take care of the guests” is the philosophy of our founder. At Marriott, caring for people and the community is part of who we are.

 

In addition to the fantastic benefits you would expect from a brand of our calibre, Peterborough Marriott Hotel will offer you the following:

  • Competitive pay and advancement opportunities
  • Uniform & Dry cleaning
  • Meals on duty
  • Training
  • TakeCare Wellbeing Program
  • Complimentary on site parking
  • Discounted Leisure Club membership
  • Hotel Room Discounts with Marriott brands worldwide
  • Discounts on Food and Beverages, as well as retail discounts in our gift shops, at Marriott hotels around the globe
    Marriott International is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. Marriott International does not discriminate on the basis of disability, veteran status or any other basis protected under federal, state or local laws.