Our world is your playground. Be part of a unique upscale hospitality culture never seen in Doha. We are looking for a talented Events Manager - Wedding to join our pre-opening team.
PULLMAN DOHA WEST BAY QATAR opening in the heart of Doha Q1 - 2019!
Pullman is vibrant and dynamic with over 80 upscale hotels in prime destinations of the world's most exciting cities, from Europe, Africa, the Middle East, Asia-Pacific and Latin America. Part of AccorHotels, the world's leading hotel operator with more than 4000 addresses, Pullman is a tailor-made concept for global entrepreneurs in today's hyper-connected world.
The global nomad is Pullman s representation of the new generation of travellers and business leaders. Hyper-connected and sophisticated explorers, the world is their playground and every moment is an opportunity.
Set to be the Middle East flagship, Pullman Doha West Bay is a 5-star hotel featuring 375 stylish rooms and 93 refined serviced apartments, in a stunning 47 high-rise modern tower. With spectacular views of the West Bay area, the most prominent district of Doha, the hotel offers nine innovative gastronomic concepts, state-of-the-art event center, unique spa and fitness facilities with pool, terrace and a definite design identity.
Join our cosmopolitan team and be part of this fascinating adventure.
We believe that empowerment and continuous improvement are the stepping stones to excellence, for which we give our team opportunities for skill enhancement and international careers.
The successful candidate will be a hands-on leader with extensive experience in hotel pre-opening; mature, creative, focused, committed and passionate about the trade. Apply today!
Handles all incoming groups and event inquiries and weddingsnbsp
Effectively leads the customer through the sales process to the point of a signed contract or offer.
Communicate details and specifics of group or event to the Conference /Banquets and Events services team.
Revenue yield is maximize and budget achieved through savvy management of price and space control.
Ensuring thorough and detailed handover of file to Events Team
Organization and monitoring of all administrative affairs concerned to the position.
Close contracts with major key accounts.
Is aware of the daily activities and has product knowledge of all the hotel facilities
Education / Professional experience
Vocational Diploma or Degree in Hotel Management school, or general Business school.
Knowledge of the concepts and evaluation of market analysis processes.
A clear understanding of hotel industry is necessary as well as analytical capabilities.
Minimum of 2 years experience in Hotel Industry and 1 year in Events in Middle East.
Previous experience in a multi-cultural environment is essential.
Communication skills : PowerPoint, Word, Outlook.
Languages: Arabic speaker.nbsp
Commitment to service
Strive for results (Career Oriented, pro-active , finding initiative ).
Aggressive negotiation skills and creative selling abilities to close on business with a high conversion rate.
Tax free salary and benefits package include initial flight, annual flight home, accommodation, bonus, medical insurance, 30 vacations days per year and other great benefits
If you are experienced in the above-related fields and looking for exceptional and challenging opportunities, apply now to be part of this exciting journey.
Please note: only candidates matching above minimum requirements will be considered!