Salary: £9.75 per hour
Shift hours: Permanent
As a Meeting and Events Coordinator for Compass Group, you’ll be collaborating with various organisations to develop an event that brings together clients, products and resources in support of an organisation.
In this key role for our business, your responsibility will be to effectively handle and convert wedding and social enquiries from initial stages through to final details, followed by the accurate communication of client requirements to the Operational team prior to the event itself.
- To grow the wedding production into the property through marketing, management of 3rd party wedding sites, reputation
- To exceed customer expectations throughout the planning of all Conference & Events taking place at the property.
- Handling telephone enquiries that come into the conference office and converting them into bookings
- Support in the conversion of all key enquiries coming through to the Conference Sales Office
To be successful in this role, experience of working in a similar role previously, ideally within a 4* quality hotel/events centre, would be beneficial
We are looking for a customer focussed individual with the ability to work under pressure whilst maintaining a positive, can do attitude. You will need excellent organisation and time management skills with an eye for detail and the ability to use your own initiative.
Communication skills are key, allowing you to build strong and effective working relationships across the business and to create a rapport with guests.
You will be IT literate, system training will be provided
Location: Abingdon, Oxfordshire