This is a Shared Service position which supports both Fairmont Singapore & Swissôtel The Stamford. The Reservations Co-ordinator receives reservations, changes and cancellations over various booking channels. She/He attends to all guest enquiries about the hotel rooms. She/He makes notes if necessary and channel them to the relevant department for follow up.
Hotel Overview: Strategically located in the heart of Singapore’s shopping, dining and entertainment districts and with the City Hall and Esplanade Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) train stations and other major transportation nodes at its doorstep, Fairmont Singapore and Swissôtel The Stamford are the gateway to explore Singapore’s landscapes at your convenience. With a total of 2,028 well-appointed guestrooms, both hotels offer a distinct collection of 15 lifestyle and dining choices including Michelin-starred fine dining restaurant JAAN, cutting-edge meeting space at Raffles City Convention Centre and one of Asia’s largest spas, Willow Stream Spa.
Summary of Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Director of Rooms Reservation, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:
Manage group bookings in accordance with the company group booking procedures
Process all reservation requests, changes and cancellations received, keeping the Director of Reservations & Revenue Management team informed of any major changes to group blocks
Create Passkey Links
Enter group rooming lists into PMS and manage group inventory in liaison with the group booker
Monitor bookings from option period through follow-up on payment requirements
Coordinate with Front Desk on group folio and ensure all bills are signed and settled by bookers
To assist in maximizing hotel revenue promoting the hotel and services to all guests
Inform internal hotel departments of particular group needs to ensure smooth service delivery
Keep up to date with all hotel products, services, pricing and current promotional offers as well as VIP arrivals and special events
Must be able to work any shift assign to include evenings, weekends or holidays as needed or requested
Actively participate in team meetings and ongoing training session to keep abreast of group details, procedures and policies
Follow hotel’s policies, procedures and service standards
Create reservation upon receiving rooming list and process revisions and cancellations
Initiate Group Resume 7 days prior to first arrival of each group.
Attend Group Spec Meeting to allow Front Desk, Concierge and Banquet to understand the groups’ requirements
Prepare Welcome Card and Welcome Amenities for VIPs. To hand over to Front Desk to follow through the orders
- 1 to 2 years of relevant experience
- “O” Level or equivalent
- Knowledge of Microsoft applications
- Familiar in Opera Property Management System
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ABOUT OUR COMPANY
At Fairmont Singapore and Swissôtel The Stamford we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. Your contribution is important to the success of our Company and we are committed to providing an environment that will foster and reward your efforts. Our teams around the globe endeavour to provide a safe, attractive and dynamic working environment, which will encourage you to take initiative and demonstrate your best abilities. Together we design career plans and unveil new professional perspectives through our various development programs, and with your contribution you will help make your ambitions real. An exciting future awaits!
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