IHG Sales Associate - Candlewood Suites Chicago - O'Hare in Chicago, Illinois
Do you see yourself as a Sales Associate ?
What's your passion? Whether you're into sports, shopping or photography, at IHG we're interested in YOU. At IHG we employ people who apply the same amount of care and passion to their jobs as they do their hobbies - people who put our guests at the heart of everything they do. And we're looking for more people like this to join our friendly and professional team.
In this role you will actively cultivate new business and respond to client special requests on meeting details, dates, times, and hotel room and meeting room requirements. This position regularly follows-up with clients and maintain accurate and updated information while you negotiate room blocks, room rates, and book meeting rooms and other hotels services within approved guidelines. You may coordinate outside vendor services needs (floral displays, audio/visual, etc.) where appropriate and regularly follow-up to ensure set-up requirements meet client needs. You may perform routine administrative duties such as typing proposals, letters, contracts, etc., completing reports, etc.
Requirements include a High School diploma or equivalent, some prior college or experience in a sales/catering office or related field preferred. This job requires ability to perform the following: type at least 50 wpm; proficient PC computer skills, and you may be required to work nights, weekends, and/or holidays.
In return we'll give you a competitive financial and benefits package which may include healthcare support, dental, vision, disability and life insurance support, and a matching 401k plan. Hotel discounts worldwide are available as well as access to a wide variety of discount programs and the chance to work with a great team of people. Most importantly, we'll give you the room to be yourself.
So what's your passion? Please get in touch and tell us how you could bring your individual skills to IHG.
IHG is an equal opportunity employer Minorities / Females / Disabled / Veterans
Job: Hotel General Management
Requisition ID: R132327