Catering Sales Manager - Embassy Suites Crystal City

Employer
Embassy Suites by Hilton
Location
Arlington, VA
Posted
Feb 07, 2019
Closes
Feb 21, 2019
Function
Management, Sales
Hours
Full Time
A Catering Sales Manager with Embassy Suites Crystal City is responsible for soliciting, securing and responding to customer inquiries regarding the purchase of food and beverage and use of event facilities in the hotel's continuing effort to deliver outstanding guest service and financial profitability.Looking for a go-getter to hunt for new business and drive revenue, hotel experience preferred, but not required. Will be joining a dynamic team at this newly renovated, all-suite hotel. Discover the modern look of our all-suite Embassy Suites by Hilton Crystal City National Airport hotel. Our hotel is located within easy walking distance of the Pentagon, top attractions, shopping and restaurants. Ride the Metro subway system, located only three blocks away, to the National Mall area to visit Smithsonian Museums, the White House, the US Capitol and national monuments. Let our complimentary DCA airport, Pentagon City Metro and Crystal City-area shuttle make navigating easier. Accessible shuttle service is available upon request with reservations. This all-suite Arlington, VA hotel is within walking distance of The Fashion Centre at Pentagon City Mall and Crystal City Shops.What will I be doing?As a Catering Sales Manager, you would be responsible for soliciting, securing and responding to customer inquiries regarding the purchase of food and beverage and use of event facilities in the hotel's continuing effort to deliver outstanding guest service and financial profitability. Specifically, you would be responsible for performing the following tasks to the highest standards: Solicit, secure and respond to customer inquiries regarding the purchase of food and beverage, rental of event facilities and purchase of ancillary services from the hotel Host and entertain clients, conduct property tours, promote facilities and services and draft contracts Communicate with and provide direction and supervision to team members to execute catering events Respond to special guest requests in a timely, friendly and efficient mannerWhat are we looking for?Since being founded in 1919, Hilton has been a leader in the hospitality industry. Today, Hilton remains a beacon of innovation, quality, and success. This continued leadership is the result of our Team Members staying true to our Vision, Mission, and Values. Specifically, we look for demonstration of these Values: Hospitality - We're passionate about delivering exceptional guest experiences. Integrity - We do the right thing, all the time. Leadership - We're leaders in our industry and in our communities. Teamwork - We're team players in everything we do. Ownership - We're the owners of our actions and decisions. Now - We operate with a sense of urgency and discipline In addition, we look for the demonstration of the following key attributes: Quality Productivity Dependability Customer Focus Adaptability What will it be like to work for Hilton?Hilton is the leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For nearly a century, Hilton has offered business and leisure travelers the finest in accommodations, service, amenities and value. Hilton is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences across its global brands. Our vision to fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality unites us as a team to create remarkable hospitality experiences around the world every day. And, our amazing Team Members are at the heart of it all! EOE/AA/Disabled/Veterans