Conference & Banqueting AssistantThe Midland Manchester A Leonardo Royal Hotel 16 Peter Street, Manchester, Lancashire, M60 2DS
From our 312 sumptuous bedrooms to our award-winning food and drink, idyllic spa and impressive event spaces, every part of The Midland experience transcends the ordinary.
Key Responsibilities of the Conference & Banqueting Assistant :
Supports the smooth running of the banquets department, where all aspects of the guest conference and banqueting service
Works as part of a team that maximizes guest satisfaction and comfort, delivering a positive and timely response to guest enquiries
Takes responsibility for the duties and tasks assigned to the role, ensuring that all work is carried out in a timely and professional manner
Delivers on departmental plans and objectives, where hotel initiatives & targets are achieved
Collaborates with their immediate report, ensuring that costs and inventory are controlled, that productivity and performance levels are attained
Builds and maintains effective working relationships whilst promoting the company culture and values.
Ensures adherence and compliance to all legislation where due diligence requirements and best practice activities are planned, delivered and documented for internal and external audit, performing follow-up as required
Requirements of the Conferencing & Banqueting Assistant :
Experience in banquets beneficial but not essential
Hands-on approach with a can-do work style
Commitment to delivering exceptional guest service with a passion for the hospitality industry
Ability to find creative solutions taking ownership for duties and tasks assigned
Personal integrity, with the ability to work in an environment that demands excellence
Experience of working with IT systems on various platforms
Strong communication skills
Why come and work for us :
Earn thousands by referring a friend to work with us
Stay at one of our Jurys Inn or Leonardo Hotels UK for a hugely discounted rate and get a reduced rate for friends and family if they want to stay too
Company Pension Scheme, Life assurance & Wellbeing support
28 days holiday entitlement including bank holidays, increasing with service to a maximum of 33 days (we even offer Wedding Leave too)
The opportunity to work for a well-respected brand where people development is at the heart of our culture
An array of learning courses in which you can attend - the sky is the limit with your development with us, we nourish your skills and talents to develop leaders of the future
Leo Points earn performance based points and use them towards that desired product you've been meaning to buy or hey even that well deserved day off!!
Employee of the month earning you a little bonus and fame for that entire month.
Flexible working hours- shift working is what we do but not split shifts we want you to have a work-life balance too
Uniform & Meals on duty
Monthly / Quarterly engagement activities - we like to have fun while working hard
Annual Charity Event Day- we help and support our communities
Lots of locations in the UK and Ireland which mean that if you want to develop or just fancy a change of scenery, we can help you to move and provide relocation support
The Midland Manchester A Leonardo Royal Hotel 16 Peter Street, Manchester, Lancashire, M60 2DS
Job Ref JI8773
Branch The Midland Manchester A Leonardo Royal Hotel
Salary / Benefits Competitive Salary and Fantastic Benefits
Contract type Casual
Hours Full Time
Date posted 24 / 09 / 2021
Closing date 26 / 10 / 2021
About The Midland Manchester A Leonardo Royal Hotel
About Leonardo & Jurys Inn
As an employer of choice, we put a big emphasis on career development and as a rule we recruit our operations team members for personality rather than experience - it is all about you and how you interact with others, how you can demonstrate our values which are to be :
Consistent, Friendly, Genuine, Positive and Willing
We believe in developing our people and growing our management teams through our excellent Learning & Development programmes.
80% of our General Managers joined the business in operational roles and have progressed through the Company with the help of our great development and the opportunities that exist being a multi-site and growing business.
Our Vision & Values
Our vision is very simply, we aim to exceed our guests' expectations by delivering outstanding results through exceptional people.
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