Do you see yourself as a Sales Intern? What''s your passion? Whether you''re into sports, shopping or just reading a good book, at IHG we''re interested in YOU. At IHG we employ people who apply the same amount of care and passion to their jobs as they do their hobbies - people who put our guests at the heart of everything they do. And we''re looking for more people like this to join our friendly and professional team.
An icon of refined Manhattan elegance since 1926, the InterContinental New York Barclay re-opened in spring 2016, following an extensive renovation as the city’s luxury hotel of choice. Located off Park Avenue in midtown east, The Barclay features 702 beautifully-designed guestrooms with 30 suites, an opulent Presidential Suite and Penthouse Sky Suite with 1,500 feet of outdoor space and Chrysler Building views. The hotel boasts 15,000 square feet of meeting space and two large ballrooms for New York’s most memorable weddings, benefits, and galas. The Barclay offers a Club InterContinental®. It''s Gin bar and lounge with light dining, is a dynamic social hub in the hotel’s expansive lobby. The “new” Barclay'' embraces the hotel''s distinctive legacy, while modernizing every detail.
Some responsibilities include: Organize/Update forms and Share drive materialsResearch the market and create sales distribution promotionsReformat catering menusOrganize Sales closet and CollateralAssist with re-writing Guestroom descriptionsAd-hoc projects
Student currently enrolled in a hospitality program at an accredited college or university. This job requires ability to perform the following:• Carrying or lifting items weighing up to 25 pounds• Frequently standing and walking• Handling objects• Demonstrate ability to apply academic theory to the job situation through practical application.• Follow all rules of protocol in effect in the field setting.• Accept responsibility for professional conduct as indicated by courtesy and consideration of those encountered in the work situation, promptness in keeping appointments, completing assigned tasks, and positive attitude toward all activities required by the job situation.• Exemplify ethical professional behavior evidenced by positive working relationships with all personnel, moral actions, and attention to confidentiality requirements.• Participate effectively in group problem-solving processes demonstrated by direct involvement.• Transfer academic theory to the practical job situation, recognizing strengths and areas of improvement of the academic preparation.• Demonstrate creativity in theory application during the internship.• Communication skills are utilized a significant amount of time when interacting with others.• Reading and writing abilities are utilized often.• Basic math skills are used frequently.• May be required to intern nights, weekends, and/or holidays.
In return we''ll give you a competitive financial and benefits package which may include healthcare support, dental, vision, disability and life insurance support, and a matching 401k plan. Hotel discounts worldwide are available as well as access to a wide variety of discount programs 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 and tell us how you could bring your individual skills to IHG. IHG is an equal opportunity employer: Minorities / Females / Disabled / Veterans.
- Job type
- New York, NY, United States
- Starting in
- As soon as possible
- Duration of the contract