IHG Crowne Meetings & Wedding Coordinator - Crowne Plaza Surfers Paradise in Surfers Paradise, Australia

Description:

At Crowne Plaza ® Hotels& Resorts our goal is to make business travel work. That’s where you come

in. When you’re part of the Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts brand you’re more

than just a job title.

At Crowne Plaza we look for people who are dynamic, confident and

ambitious; people who excel in their role and help our guests succeed too.

Join us

as a Crowne Meetings & Wedding Coordinator at Crowne

Plaza Surfers Paradise. You’ll have ambition and talent, key skills and

bring your confident and motivated approach to work every day. Because, for

this vital role we’re looking for someone who will use their

knowledge and experience to ensure smooth and efficient service for

all of our Conference & Events at the hotel.

Reporting to the Crowne Meetings Manager, you will be part of a dynamic

team that are responsible for responding to and converting wedding, conference

and event enquiries. This also includes day meetings and social events. As

Crowne Weddings and Meetings Coordinator, 60% of your work will be dedicated to

weddings and 40% of your work will be dedicated to Conference and Events. You

will work with the Crowne Meetings Manager to manage events ensuring

deadlines and budgets are achieved. You will have a complete understanding of

food & beverage operations within a functions and conferencing environment

and ability to build strong relationships with both internal and external

stakeholders whilst maintaining a focus on providing an exceptional service

culture.

Qualifications

Ideally, you'll have a Bachelor's degree in Events and minimum 2

year post graduate work experience, excellent communication skills, written

& oral with proficiency in English, excellent presentation skills and be

competent using Microsoft office programmes.

In addition, you will have experience working with Delphi and

understanding an event calendar and group accommodation blocks to ensure

maximum occupancies. You will also have demonstrated ability to thoroughly

qualify enquiries and drive conversion. You will have an understanding of what

it takes to deliver exceptional conference and event experiences for clients

from various market segments.

In return for your hard work, you can look forward to a highly

competitive salary and benefits package – including a free duty

meal, a laundered uniform, car parking and hotel discounts worldwide and

the chance to work with a great team of people. 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 Crowne Plaza 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 5000 hotels in over

100 countries around the world.

So whoever you are, whatever you love doing, bring your passion to

Crowne Plaza 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 at http://www.ihg.jobs/

Current

legal working rights in Australia is a must when applying for this position.

Job: Conference & Banqueting Services

Location: Australia-Surfers Paradise

Requisition ID: SUR000553