We are Chessington World of Adventures Resort and we are part of the magical Merlin Entertainments!
We are currently recruiting for a Conference & Events Coordinator. In this role you will be working alongside the Conference & Events Manager, you’ll see that our venues receive a healthy stream of bookings. It means supporting sales and reservations by turning every enquiry into a firm engagement. You’ll also tackle event organisation, working with our operational teams to ensure everything goes smoothly. In short, it’s a busy, varied role at the heart of our business. You could be showing potential customers round one day and arranging a function the next. Whatever the project, your efforts will raise revenue and build our reputation.
We are looking for the following skills and experience;
Worked in a similar role, ideally in the hotel industry, you’ll have what it takes to make this part of our business a success.
IT-literate (Delphi, Opera), great with people and good in a team.
Proactive, with a self-motivated approach. This means you take the initiative when it comes to communications and when showing off our facilities to potential clients.
Please note that you’ll need to be flexible regarding hours – weekend and evening work may be necessary.
This role is full time, permanent, averaging 40 hours per week and will include weekends and bank holidays as required.
Alongside a competitive annual salary up to £20,000 and 28 days holiday (including bank holidays) you can look forward to enjoying a great benefits package including a Group Personal Pension Plan, Merlin Magic pass, Employee Assistance Programme, Childcare Vouchers, Life Assurance, 25% discount in our retail shops and restaurants, 40% discount online off of LEGO, and much more!
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- Job type
- Chessington, United Kingdom
- Starting in
- As soon as possible
- Contract duration