Complex Director of Revenue Management, The Alexandrian & Morrison House, Autograph Collection Hotel

Employer
Sage Hospitality Resources
Location
Alexandria, VA
Posted
Sep 13, 2021
Closes
Sep 15, 2021
Ref
86588326
Hours
Full Time
**Why us?**Sage Hotel Management is currently hiring for Director of Revenue Management for their two Autograph Collection hotels by Marriott in Alexandria, VA, The Alexandrian & The Morrison House Hotel.At Sage Hotel Management, we passionately strive to be the best and create excellence in everything we do. We are known amongst our staff, our owners, our guests, and our communities as leaders in our field who are authentic, humble, innovative, and flexible operators driven to anticipate needs and exceed expectations.Sage's vision is to be recognized by our customers as the best in our business through ensuring a culture that "makes the ordinary extraordinary!" The ideal candidate should champion this culture in every touchpoint of our business from our associates, guests, owners, and communities. The service and courtesy you extend and promote daily will ensure a healthy and productive culture of serving others with excellence. Join us today!**Job Overview**The Director of Revenue Management is responsible for the maximization of revenue, profit, and market share associated with rooms and function spaces. Demonstrates excellent leadership skills by educating others and ensures understanding and gains buy-in of the revenue management processes associated with demand, revenue, forecasting, opportunity analysis, and inventory management. Works with hotel leaders to recommend and identify future markets, hotel opportunities, guide hotels sales strategy and pricing for transient, group, and catering.**Responsibilities**+ Maximizes revenue, profit, and market share associated with rooms and function space of assigned hotels.+ Partners with GM and Sales Leaders' to ensure a strategic mix of business and pricing strategies are set based on market conditions to achieve sell out efficiency, targeted marketing, maximized revenue, profitability and Annual Budget/Business Plans are aligned.+ Effectively works with people, creating teamwork, taking charge, generating enthusiasm, motivating and using an uplifting and lead-by-example leadership approach.+ Ensure sales training is provided to Front Office and Reservation associates.+ Continuous analysis of competitive set, price positioning, seasonality and mix.+ Use all Yield Management tools available to maximize efforts. Develop appropriate selling strategies to include recommendations on rate, arrival patterns, length of stay, and discount rate availability.+ Manage property participation and production through relevant Internet sites and other distribution channels (CRO, GDS, ADS, and Travel Agency Consortiums).+ Build/maintain relationships w/OTA Market Managers and ensure best representation on 3rd party web sites.+ Develop monthly room's revenue forecast to be accurate within 5%.+ Review & analysis of Online Reputation management tool and online marketing analytics.+ Perform special projects and other responsibilities as assigned. Participate in task forces and committees as requested.+ Direct Reports Where Applicable: Group Coordinator, Reservations Sales Agents, Inventory Manager or Sales Reporting & System Analyst.**Qualifications Education/Formal Training**Four year degree preferred.**Experience**3-5 years of Revenue Management experience required. Multi-property experience preferred, but not required.**Knowledge/Skills**+ Excellent knowledge of transient, group, and catering customer segments.+ Excellent personal management skills; time management, meeting deadlines, effective communication and presentations skills.+ Excellent understanding of total hotel revenue management concepts, processes, and systems.+ Understands both Brand strategies and cultures.+ Knowledge of advanced revenue management techniques.+ Must be extremely confidential and able to manage sensitive and confidential situations tactfully.+ Negotiate, convince, sell and influence professionals and or associates.+ Ability to work under pressure and have the ability to complete multiple tasks simultaneously.+ Excellent reading and effective writing abilities for completing paperwork and management reports, giving and receiving instructions, review and preparation of all documentation and training+ Excellent mathematical skills, including basic math, budgeting, profit/loss concepts, percentages, and variances**Physical Demands**The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.+ Ability to discern/resolve employee complaints, issues and participation in meetings for feedback.+ Ability to review preparation of all documentation - applications, write-ups, reviews.+ Sitting 85%, Walking 5%, Standing 5%, bending, kneeling, lifting, climbing 5%+ Travel - 30-50% travel to hotel properties required.**Environment**Prolonged sitting throughout entire shift at computerized workstation in office environment.**Benefits**Sage Hotel & Restaurant Discounts across the USMedical, Vision, & Dental Insurance, 401KConvenient Downtown LocationFree Shift MealMarriott International Hotel Discount for you and your Friends and FamilyFree Parking**ID:** _2021-7181_**Position Type:** _Regular Full-Time_**Property** **:** _The Alexandrian_**Outlet:** _Hotel_**Category:** _Revenue Management_**Address** **:** _480 King St_**City** **:** _Alexandria_**State** **:** _Virginia_EOE Protected Veterans/Disability