Global Account Market Director - Australasia (Sydney based)

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IHG Corporate

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Description

About us

InterContinental Hotels Group are one of the world''s leading hotel companies. Present in around 100 countries, we have over 160 million guests staying in 825,746 rooms in more than 5,500 hotels per year.

You''ll know our hotel brands. They are some of the best known and most popular in the world - InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts, Holiday Inn®, Holiday Inn Express®, Crowne Plaza® Hotels & Resorts, Hotel Indigo®, Staybridge Suites®, Candlewood Suites®, EVEN Hotels® and HUALUXE® Hotels and Resorts as well as Kimpton Hotels.

All of these brands work together towards our goals of creating Great Hotels Guests Love®. This is a mission that''s seen us go from strength to strength — with more rooms in an ever-growing portfolio of hotels across more and more locations. Which makes this an incredibly exciting time to become part of the team.

Your day to day

We are currently looking for a Global Account Market Director based in our Sydney office.

This role is responsible for supporting, in designated markets, IHG’s global account portfolio to maximize, outbound, inbound and domestic B2B opportunities through planning and execution of Global Account strategies to increase account demand for room nights, drive incremental revenues, and target market share growth for all brands/hotels..

Reporting to the Director of Business Travel based in Asia and locally liaising with the Director of Regional Sales, Australasia and you will work hand in hand with all of the Regional Sales Team, Global Sales Teams.

You will act as “‘owner” of the account for account contacts within Australasia. This also includes identifying and cultivating new account relationships, enabling a cohesive, aligned and self-contained global account management solutions.

What we need from you

To be successful in your application, you will bring with you a minimum of 4 years’ experience in a multi-unit senior sales role within the hospitality industry or a leading Australian national corporation. You will currently hold an internationally recognised Degree or Diploma in Marketing, Business or Hospitality Management.

You will display a demonstrated ability to maintain and instill relationships with international and regional clients, promoting multi hotel brand and destinations. This combined with your superior expertise in sales principles and techniques and knowledge of the local and international markets will set you up for success. Exceptional client management, problem solving, effective communication, negotiation and organization skills are essential.

A proven ability in growing and developing sales talent and driving results through your team is essential.

What we offer

In return, we''ll give you a competitive benefits package including salary, discounted accommodation world-wide and the opportunity to progress your career with IHG. You''ll have the chance to work with a great team of people, and most importantly, we''ll give you Room to be yourself. So what''s your passion? Please apply on-line and tell us how you can bring your individual skills to IHG.

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Requirements

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Job type
Full-time
Location
Sydney, Australia
Department
Other
Starting in
As soon as possible
Contract duration
Indefinite

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