IHG Sales – Business Development Manager – InterContinental London Park Lane in London, United Kingdom

Description:

At InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts our role is to put the glamour into international travel. That’s where you come in. When you’re part of the InterContinental Hotels & Resorts brand you’re more than just a job title. Join us as a full time Business Development Manager in our Sales team. You’ll have ambition, talent and obviously, some key skills. Because, for this vital role, we’re looking for someone who meets the below requirements and will be responsible for the following:

This Business Development Manager will drive and develop new and existing business from the assigned markets in order to maximize revenues in line with assigned targets. The Business Development Manager strategically manages and develops targeted key accounts for the hotel and liaises with in-house guests to identify new business leads to ensure high repeat guest ratios.

This role also requires working collaboratively with Central Reservation Offices and all Global Sales personnel, to be a team player and contribute to a professional and balanced working environment.

In return for your hard work, you can look forward to a highly competitive salary and benefits package – including uniform, laundry, meals on duty, pension scheme and health cash plan to name a few. What’s more, because your career will be as unique as you are, we’ll give you all the tailored support you need to make a great start, be involved and grow.

And because the InterContinental Hotels & Resorts brand belongs to the IHG® family of brands, you’ll also benefit from all of the opportunities that come from being part of a successful, global hospitality company with over 4800 hotels in over 100 countries around the world.

So whoever you are, whatever you love doing, bring your passion to the InterContinental Hotels & Resorts brand and IHG and we’ll make sure you’ll have room to be yourself. Find out more about joining us today by going to careers.ihg.com

We are an equal opportunities employer.

Qualifications

Requirements

  • Excellent communication skills (verbal, written, reading) in the English language are required, a good command of European languages is a plus.

  • Excellent organisational and negotiation skills are essential as well as experience in a corporate sales role within a 4 or 5 star environment (ideally medium to large operations).

  • Candidates must be able and willing to travel regularly.

  • Experience of the London or Major Euro City Market.

  • All applicants must be able to work varying shifts including weekends and bank holidays

  • All applicants must be eligible to work in the UK & must be in possession of the relevant passports or visas

Job: Sales & Business Development

Location: GBR-London - Central-London

Requisition ID: R130612