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Mgr Sr Sales (191695)

IHG
San Diego, California, United States
6 days ago

Description

About us**DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES****FINANCIAL RETURNS**+ Sell hotel room nights through direct client contact; maintain a high level of visibility for the hotel in major market areas through direct sales solicitation; telephone contacts and written communication.+ Implement hotel-level tactical sales plans as assigned to achieve greater profitability through increasing average rates, increasing overall occupancy, increasing business volume during off-peak periods, and enhancing the image of the hotel in the local community.**PEOPLE**+ Develop and maintain good relationships with officials and representatives of local community groups and companies, and attend out-of-town conventions and trade shows, to promote new business and increase sales for the hotel.+ Promote teamwork and quality service through daily communication and coordination with other departments. Key departmental contacts include all hotel departments. Review the daily business levels, anticipate critical situations, and plan effective solutions in conjunction with department heads to best expedite these situations.+ Interact with outside contacts:+ Guests to ensure their total satisfaction+ Airlines, wholesalers, corporate accounts, travel agencies, ad agencies within local, domestic and international markets to ensure repeat business, follow up on events, and generate new business+ Other contacts as needed (Professional organizations, community groups, local media)+ **GUEST EXPERIENCE**+ May coordinate business group activities at the hotel and work closely with other departments to facilitate services agreed upon by the sales office and prospective clients.+ **RESPONSIBLE BUSINESS**+ Produce monthly reports and sales forecasts for assigned area of responsibility.+ Actively participate in forecasting and goal setting. Participate in the annual budget process, and development of sales and marketing plans.+ Achieve personal and team sales goals as assigned.+ Perform other duties as assigned.+ May serve as manager on duty as required.**QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS**Bachelor s degree in marketing or related field, and 4 years total experience working with a large or a variety of market segments, or an equivalent combination of education and experience in a hospitality or hotel sales and marketing setting. Must speak fluent English. Other languages preferred.This job requires ability to perform the following:+ Frequently standing up or moving within and outside of the facility+ Carrying or lifting items weighing up to 25 pounds+ Handling objectsOther:+ Communication skills are utilized a significant amount of time when interacting with others; demonstrated ability to interact with guests, employees and third parties that reflects highly on the hotel, the brand and the Company.+ Reading and writing abilities are utilized often when completing paperwork and management reports, interpreting results, giving and receiving instructions, and training+ Mathematical skills, including basic math, budgeting, profit/loss concepts, percentages, and variances are utilized frequently.+ Problem solving, reasoning, motivating, organizational and training abilities are used often.+ Ability to travel to attend workshops, tradeshows, conventions, etc.+ May require a valid Driver s License.+ May be required to work nights, weekends, and/or holidays.Requirements**DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES****FINANCIAL RETURNS**+ Sell hotel room nights through direct client contact; maintain a high level of visibility for the hotel in major market areas through direct sales solicitation; telephone contacts and written communication.+ Implement hotel-level tactical sales plans as assigned to achieve greater profitability through increasing average rates, increasing overall occupancy, increasing business volume during off-peak periods, and enhancing the image of the hotel in the local community.**PEOPLE**+ Develop and maintain good relationships with officials and representatives of local community groups and companies, and attend out-of-town conventions and trade shows, to promote new business and increase sales for the hotel.+ Promote teamwork and quality service through daily communication and coordination with other departments. Key departmental contacts include all hotel departments. Review the daily business levels, anticipate critical situations, and plan effective solutions in conjunction with department heads to best expedite these situations.+ Interact with outside contacts:+ Guests to ensure their total satisfaction+ Airlines, wholesalers, corporate accounts, travel agencies, ad agencies within local, domestic and international markets to ensure repeat business, follow up on events, and generate new business+ Other contacts as needed (Professional organizations, community groups, local media)+ **GUEST EXPERIENCE**+ May coordinate business group activities at the hotel and work closely with other departments to facilitate services agreed upon by the sales office and prospective clients.+ **RESPONSIBLE BUSINESS**+ Produce monthly reports and sales forecasts for assigned area of responsibility.+ Actively participate in forecasting and goal setting. Participate in the annual budget process, and development of sales and marketing plans.+ Achieve personal and team sales goals as assigned.+ Perform other duties as assigned.+ May serve as manager on duty as required.**QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS**Bachelor s degree in marketing or related field, and 4 years total experience working with a large or a variety of market segments, or an equivalent combination of education and experience in a hospitality or hotel sales and marketing setting. Must speak fluent English. Other languages preferred.This job requires ability to perform the following:+ Frequently standing up or moving within and outside of the facility+ Carrying or lifting items weighing up to 25 pounds+ Handling objectsOther:+ Communication skills are utilized a significant amount of time when interacting with others; demonstrated ability to interact with guests, employees and third parties that reflects highly on the hotel, the brand and the Company.+ Reading and writing abilities are utilized often when completing paperwork and management reports, interpreting results, giving and receiving instructions, and training+ Mathematical skills, including basic math, budgeting, profit/loss concepts, percentages, and variances are utilized frequently.+ Problem solving, reasoning, motivating, organizational and training abilities are used often.+ Ability to travel to attend workshops, tradeshows, conventions, etc.+ May require a valid Driver s License.+ May be required to work nights, weekends, and/or holidays.
Associated topics: administrative, branch manager, management, manager, manager of sales, regional sales manager, sales director, sales manager, shift lead, team leader

Job Information

  • Job ID: ba5122c0-26312916932
  • Location:
    San Diego, California, United States
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