Conference and Banqueting Manager
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Job Number 19120486
Job Category Event Management
Location Huntingdon Marriott Hotel, Kingfisher Way, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom VIEW ON MAP
Brand Marriott Hotels Resorts /JW Marriott
Position Type Management
Start Your Journey With Us
DELIVER DISTINCTIVE EVENTS FOR A DISTINCTIVE BRAND
Ready to take your conference and banqueting experience to the next level? Let the journey lead you here. Joining a fun, vibrant and international team, working at the Huntingdon Marriott Hotel is a fantastic opportunity to make your mark on a truly global brand. If you’re passionate about service and resilient under pressure, you could be just who we’re looking for.
As you’d expect, relationships are the most important aspect to this role. Here, you’ll be dealing with corporate clients and managing everything from business events to weddings. Crucially, you’ll bring the charm, personality and warmth that ensures our guests return time and time again. You’ll direct and motivate a team, while personally ensuring quality, as well as monitoring finances and administration. You’ll bring the ideas, the strategy and the ability to deliver great experiences that continue to bring people back to our hotel.
The Market Kitchen is our signature restaurant. As one of just five in the UK, it’s a bold and brilliant new venture into the dining experience for Marriott International. Serving stylish global fare from fresh produce, our restaurant offers wholesome, culturally inspired dishes from around the world. Driven by our dedicated kitchen team, this is a dining experience that you will be proud to promote.
The hotel & brand
Begin an unforgettable adventure with one of the world’s most admired companies.
With more than 500 global locations, we’re advancing the art of hosting so that our guests can travel brilliantly. Our 4-star hotel is a home from home, and there’s a real family feel to working here. We listen to our people, we learn from their ideas, and we are constantly finding new ways to make the Huntingdon Marriott Hotel even better than before. It’s this attention to premium choices, sophisticated style and well-crafted details that put us in the top 10 for service.
What you’ll bring
You’re a strong character who’s passionate about creating exceptional experiences for our guests, and you bring a background conference and banqueting, within a hotel or restaurant. As well as a high school diploma or GED, you’ll have 3 years’ experience in event management, food and beverage, or a related area. Alternatively, you’ll bring a 2-year degree from an accredited university in Hotel and Restaurant Management, Hospitality, Business Administration or a related major, and 1 year’s relevant experience.
What you’ll get in return
In addition to the benefits you would expect from being part of a luxury, iconic brand, we also offer the following benefits:
Seeking Adventure? Discover the world at discounted rates
Excite your taste buds with 20% off our food and beverage outlets
Access to the AEGON pension plan
Relax and unwind with free use of the leisure facilities
Private Medical plan
Cycle to work scheme
National and International career development opportunities
Access to free language lessons
Discount at major retailers across the UK
Workplace pension scheme
Opportunity to be a part of our Health and wellbeing team, Associate relations committee or Green Team
Reward and Recognition: chance to become our Manager of the year
Meals on duty
Complimentary Dry cleaning
Here’s to the Journey.
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.