At InterContinental® Abu Dhabi our role is to put the glamour into international travel. That’s where you come in. We look for people who are charming, confident, and internationally-minded who know what it takes to exceed guest expectations. When you’re part of the InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts brand you’re more than just a job title. With its private beach and marina, the InterContinental® Abu Dhabi hotel is an oasis of luxury near the Corniche and world-class shopping malls. Host an event in a grand ballroom, on a terrace with sea views or in a beachfront garden . You can relax at the health club with inviting pools and admire marina yachts from your spacious room. The hotel includes 390 guest rooms and suites, highly acclaimed food and beverage outlets, and elegant meeting rooms.
Your day to day
We currently offer an exciting career opportunity for Sales Manager - Leisure, with focus on Leisure segment. Main responsibilities are managing sales activities and events inline with the annual sales and marketing plan and to achieve/exceed budget and sales strategy for your hotel. In addition to proactively creating and converting revenue opportunities for the InterContinental Abu Dhabi from qualified corporate key accounts by planning and executing sales activities based on strategies and financial targets.
What we need from you
Minimum of 2-3 years Sales experience in 4* or 5* Hotel property, especially in Leisure segment · Hospitality degree or equivalent · Excellent customer relations, problem solving and time management skills · Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office and Opera Sales · Proven ability to creating new business opportunities · Assertive, professional and positive with a proven ability to develop in a team environment · Must be able to work independently and maintain a positive attitude within a very busy environment · Valid driver's license is preferred.
What we offer
In return we'll give you a competitive financial and benefits package and the chance to work with a great team of people. Most importantly, we'll give you the Room to be yourself. So what's your passion? Please get in touch if this position matches your skills and interests and tell us how you could bring your individual competencies by clicking "Apply Online". At IHG we are committed to developing our team and managing our talent and would encourage internal as well as external candidates to apply for any of our vacancies. We are an equal opportunities employer.
- Job type
- Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
- Starting in
- As soon as possible
- Duration of the contract