Complex Catering & Events Manager
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At Westin, we are committed to empowering the well-being of our guests by providing a refreshing environment, thoughtful amenities, and revitalizing programming to help ensure that they leave feeling better than when they arrived. We recognize that travel can be disruptive to our guests’ well-being, and we’re energized to assist as partners in helping them maintain control and soaring above it all while on the road. Everything we do is designed to help guests be at their best, and they appreciate our supportive attitude, anticipatory service and extensive knowledge on how to best assist them throughout their stay. We are looking for dynamic people who are excited to join the team and ready to jump into any situation to give a helping hand. If you’re someone who has is positive, adaptable and intuitive, and has a genuine interest in the well-being of others around you, we invite you to discover how at Westin, together we can rise.
About the role
The Westin Brisbane & Four Point Brisbane is looking for an engaging and passionate Complex Catering & Events Manager to be a part of a new & exciting opportunity overseeing two properties within the Brisbane Market.
The Catering & Events Manager is responsible for the Management of the Hotel’s Banquet Revenues ensuring all revenue opportunities are maximised and customer satisfaction assured. In addition, responsible for ensuring the Catering team work towards individual, department and Hotel key performance goals and act as liaison with the in-house Audio Visual partner.
Oversee the event planning team responsible for managing all Residential Conferencing, tradeshows, incentive groups, special events and local catering, ensuring internal and external customer satisfaction.
Liaise with Sales Department at point of initial negotiation with client to assist in providing profitable and efficient proposals
Achieve monthly, quarterly and ad-hoc sales and activity related goals
Leads the execution of brand service initiatives in event management areas
Develops an Event Management strategy that is aligned with the brand’s business strategy and leads it execution
Works directly with major groups when high profile and financial impact will be significant
2 years’ similar experience in within a Catering & Events Manager role, preferably within a 5 star Hotel environment
Tertiary qualification is advantageous
A friendly and engaging personality
A passion for hotels & events
Successful applicant must have full working rights in Australia.
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- Job type
- Queensland, Australia
- Starting in
- As soon as possible