IHG Senior Account Manager - Crowne Plaza Amsterdam - South in Amsterdam, Netherlands

Description:

What’s your passion?

Whether you’re into cycling, reading or socializing at Crowne Plaza

Amsterdam-South 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.

This might be the beginning of your story at a

different hotel. We are straightforward, passionate, caring, focused, driven,

enthusiastic, dedicated and most of all a great team to work in. Come and join

the sales team and spread our motto; Great Hotels guests love!

Crowne Plaza Amsterdam-South

opened 6 years ago in the Business District of Amsterdam and only 10 minutes

from the City Centre. A beautiful modern designed hotel with 207 rooms, 6

banqueting rooms a bar, restaurant and Club Lounge.

SALES/ SENIOR ACCOUNTMANAGER – CORPORATE SEGMENT

We are completely connected……….

  • ·You will beresponsible for the corporate segment of the hotel;

  • ·Clientacquisition, sales calls, sales blitzes and identifying new business is musicto your ears;

  • ·You will beresponsible for account management to make sure we remain the preferred hotelsfor all our clients;

  • ·You monitorand evaluate local, national, international trends and competition to make surewe can offer all our guests and clients what they need;

  • ·You willestablish and maintain strong relationships with clients and continuouslyexplore new opportunities.

  • ·You need to truly know your guests / clients, their names, theirpreferences, their individual needs and their business needs. You will meetwith them regularly, as well as attend trade fairs and networking events, anduse your personality to promote our hotel, restaurant and bar to drivebusiness.

  • ·You’ll need to travel and plan these activities across the year so wewill give you a budget to help with this.

  • ·You are driven, experienced and have a track record of achievingtargets.

  • ·You are responsible for the monthly production reports and help with thebudget making year over year.

  • ·Evaluatemarket demand by utilising available reports – both internal and externalincluding market share, market conditions and competitive pricing.

  • ·Create,implement and execute a rolling sales plan.

  • ·You assistthe (Assistant) Director of Sales & Marketing in all daily tasks.

What’s in it for you?

Crowne

Plaza Amsterdam – South is part of the IHG Group and offers a competitive

salary and a wide package of benefits. Each year you will have a

performance appraisal. Dependent on your performance you are able to get a

salary increase or a one-time bonus. In addition we

offer you…

  • ·IHG employeerate in over 5000 hotels

  • ·Company laptop, I-pad & phone

  • ·Lots ofattention to personal development and training

  • ·Fun, kind and motivated colleagues

  • · Multiple staff events throughout the year

  • ·And much more!

Most importantly, we’ll give you the room to be

yourself.

At IHG we are committed to developing our team and

managing our talent and would encourage internal as well as external candidates

to apply for any of our vacancies.

So what’s your passion? Please get in touch and tell

us how you could bring your individual skills to IHG.

We are an equal opportunities employer.

Qualifications

Who are you?

  • ·You have atleast one year of work experience in a similar position or a few years asaccount manager in the hospitality industry with a strong focus on thecorporate segment;

  • ·You havegreat computer skills and preferably PMS system knowledge as well (e.g. OPERA);

  • ·You arepro-active, customer focused and result driven;

  • ·You thrivethrough the buzz of working in a dynamic team and in a great hotel;

  • ·You are eagerto learn and grow;

  • ·You areenergetic, enthusiastic, creative and have an entrepreneurial spirit;

  • ·The confidenceto become ‘the ambassador’ of Crown Plaza Amsterdam-South and the IHG rewardclub;

  • ·A creativeand out of the box business mentality;

  • ·Solidunderstanding of the Dutch and English language both in speaking and writing;

  • ·Detailedunderstanding of how to use analysis to understand key businessindicators;

  • ·Solidteamwork and interpersonal skills, with the ability to communicate and gainconfidence of internal customers, support teams and management at all levels;

· And you

are ready for a new challenge!

Job: Sales

Location: Netherlands-Amsterdam

Requisition ID: AMSSM18042018