Reservation Agent - Full Time

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Fairmont Scottsdale Princess

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Reservation Agent - Full Time

Your knowledge of the hotel and the technical skill you display when responding to Guest telephone calls will prove you truly are a Fairmont professional. As a Reservation Agent, effective and engaging communication is the key when speaking to fellow Colleagues and Guests.

 

Hotel Overview:  Picture a shimmering oasis overlooking the Sonoran Desert and the McDowell mountains - Fairmont Scottsdale Princess offers luxury and world class hospitality with over 200,000 square feet of meeting space.  This award-winning meetings resort recently opened 102 new guest rooms in June 2016, bringing the total number of rooms to 750. In conjunction with the guest room expansion, the resort is creating three dynamic new outdoor venues for groups: Sunset Beach, the Great Lawn and a new western town, Copper Canyon. The Fairmont Scottsdale Princess was recently recognized with the AAA Five Diamond rating for its 27th year, making it one of the longest running AAA Five Diamond Resorts in the America’s. The only thing missing is you!
 

Summary of Responsibilities: Reporting to the Reservations Manager, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following: 

  • Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service
  • Process all external and internal calls either by redirecting calls or assisting the caller
  • Take ownership of the caller’s request and ensure follow up according to the hotel’s standards
  • Have a sufficient working knowledge of all departments, in particular Housekeeping, Front Office and Engineering
  • Maintain and monitor the “Royal Service” software system
  • Serve as a liaison for Guests requiring information relating to all aspects of the hotel
  • Handle and distribute faxes, voice messages and written messages for internal and external Guests
  • Have full knowledge of the hotel’s emergency procedures
  • Follow department policies, procedures and service standards
  • Follow all safety policies 
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications: 

  • Previous customer related experience an asset
  • Must possess outstanding guest services skills and sophisticated verbal communication skills
  • Computer literate in Microsoft Window applications required
  • Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities
  • Highly responsible & reliable
  • Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to work cohesively with fellow colleagues as part of a team
  • Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times
  • Adhere to Fairmont Scottsdale Princess Grooming Guidelines. Click here to view: http://www.scottsdaleprincess.com/Meet/Grooming-Guidelines

Physical Aspects of Position (include but are not limited to): 

  • Frequent sitting throughout shift
  • Occasional standing, kneeling, pushing, pulling, lifting

 Visa Requirements:  Proof of eligibility to work in the United States is required.

APPLY TODAY: Whether you’re launching your career or seeking meaningful employment, we invite you to visit http://www.fairmontcareers.com/ to learn more about Fairmont Hotels & Resorts—and the extraordinary opportunities that exist!

ABOUT FAIRMONT HOTELS & RESORTS At Fairmont Hotels & Resorts we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. And we know that, to offer our guests the best, we first need to offer our employees the best. That’s why you'll find exceptional work opportunities—throughout North America and the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific—as well as industry-leading training, career development, recognition and rewards. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of hotels that includes landmark locations like London’s The Savoy, New York’s The Plaza, and Shanghai’s Fairmont Peace Hotel. Our teams are guided by values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Empowerment; we employ the highest ethical and quality standards, treating all colleagues with fairness and dignity. Our Sustainability Partnership program represents our ever-expanding commitment to being a responsible business and to following the principles of sustainability across our operations, the world over. An exciting future awaits!

 

Fairmont Scottsdale Princess is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace. F/M/D/V

 

 

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Job type
Fulltime job
Location
North Scottsdale, Scottsdale, AZ, United States
Department
Other
Starting in
As soon as possible

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