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About Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts:
At Four Seasons, we believe in recognizing a familiar face, welcoming a new one and treating everyone we meet the way we would want to be treated ourselves. Whether you work with us, stay with us, live with us or discover with us, we believe our purpose is to create impressions that will stay with you for a lifetime. It comes from our belief that life is richer when we truly connect to the people and the world around us. At Four Seasons, our company values are much more than a program or a policy; they define who we are and inform the decisions we make. The company's guiding principle is the Golden Rule, and as such Four Seasons strives to have a long-lasting, positive influence on the communities where we operate and on the people we employ and serve around the world.
Sited near the confluence of the Mississippi and Missouri rivers, historic St. Louis continues to invite exploration. Find the luxurious Hotel, a haven of tranquility with epic views of the Gateway Arch, in the heart of downtown's entertainment district, just steps away from Lumiere Place Casino, the pulse of St. Louis.
About the Banquet Manager role:
The Banqueting Operations Manager coordinates the set-up and service of all functions in the hotel/resort. Furthermore, the banquet manager will plan, organize, control and direct the work of employees in the banquet department while ensuring maximum guest satisfaction. Essential functions will include but are not limited to: Select, train, evaluate, lead, motivate, coach, and discipline all employees, supervisors and assistant managers in the Hotel’s Banquet Department to ensure that established cultural and core standards are met; long-range strategic planning for outlet operation. The ability to be visible in the operation, provide recognition, promote good public relations, and handle complaints, concerns or special requests for guests, clients, and group contacts. Coordinate set-up requirements for hotel and off-site functions according to the banquet event order, communicate directly with group contacts, Catering Managers, and Conference Services Managers to ensure that all details of the function are carried out, ensure quality and timeliness of all food items, as well as provide knowledge of wine and spirits in an elegantly appointed environment dedicated to an attentive and distinctive experience. The ability to work closely with the Assistant Director of Food & Beverage, Director of Food & Beverage, Executive Chef, and Director of Catering to design an effective menu and wine list while ensuring excellent product quality at a fair price and attend regular operational meetings to ensure effective coordination and cooperation between departments. Control labor and operating expenses through effective scheduling, budgeting, purchasing decisions, and inventory and cash control. Non-essential functions would include but are not limited to: Assisting with physical set-up of banquet functions, assisting with service of food and beverage to guests, assisting with the cleaning of operational areas.
Knowledge and Skills:
Requires a working knowledge of division operations as well as Four Seasons cultural and core standards, policies and standard operating procedures. Ideal candidate will have similar experience in a full service luxury hotel. Candidates must have excellent personal presentation and interpersonal skills. The ability to perform this position to Four Seasons Standards and have extensive knowledge of food & beverage service and oversight of banquets
About Four Seasons Opportunities:
Four Seasons believes in offering the best to the best; check out some of our amazing benefits!
An opportunity to be a part of a cohesive team with opportunities to build a successful career with global potential
The opportunity to engage in a diverse and challenging work environment
Complimentary and or Discounted Hotel Stays
Excellent Benefits Package that includes: Medical, Dental, Vision and 401K
Complimentary daily employee meal
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Four Seasons is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. To access the 'EEOC is The Law' Information poster please visit this website - http://www.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/poster_screen_reader_optimized.pdf