Reservations Agent
The Westin London City Hotel & Residences
London (Central)
5d ago

Do you want to join a Top 30 Best Places to Work in Hospitality? Do you want to work in an industry that offers SO many different career paths?

Do you want to express yourself? Do you want flexibility? Do you want to feel safe at work? Do you want to be part of a company that takes sustainability and the environment seriously?

Do you want to work for a company that truly values diversity and inclusion? You answered YES to all of these questions, right?

So get applying for this opportunity!

At RBH we are looking for exceptional people to provide outstanding service to our guests and who put our people at the heart of everything we do.

The Exciting Opportunity

Reporting to the Reservations Manager, the Reservations Agentis a key contributor to the hotel’s reservation function, maximising the hotel’s financial performance, as well as providing key support to the Revenue and Reservations team.

Duties include :

  • Deliver a consistently high level of excellence to ensure complete satisfaction of both internal and external customers and to maximize the financial performance of the hotel.
  • To ensure all the telephone calls are answered and handled in a timely manner and in accordance with the brand standards.
  • Ensure all new bookings check carried out in accordance with departmental and brand standards.
  • Ensure all reservations enquiries are dealt with a prompt and professional manner in accordance with brand standards.
  • To be fully conversant with Marriott individual reservations procedure and systems.
  • Support Reservations office during any staffing shortfall by taking additional tasks and projects.
  • To ensure upselling and cross selling targets are achieved.
  • To complete other projects when and when required.
  • Who Are We Looking For?

    To be considered for this role you will need :

  • A self-motivated, enthusiatsic outlook
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including an impeccable telephone manner
  • Goal-orientated and a true team player.
  • A very strong and positive guest focus.
  • Knowledge of MARSHA, EMPOWER Reservations, Group Housing, GXP and Opera is desirable.
  • Experience in a similar role for a Marriott hotel or Marriott office is desirable.
  • Where Will You Be Working?

    The Westin London City Hotel & Residences is a key part of the redevelopment of the former Queensbridge House site, as well as an independently operated destination restaurant.

    The site stretches from Queenhithe Dock the oldest in London and runs north to south, bridging across Upper Thames Street and giving it a prominent position over one of the primary arterial routes through the City of London.

    Highly visible from the South Bank, the hotel benefits from panoramic views over the River Thames and completes the northern riverbank walkway between the Tower of London and Millennium Bridge.

    The hotel is the first under Marriott’s Westin brand in the UK. The hotel’s 222 guest rooms, including 10 suites and Presidential Suite, are designed to offer guests a nature-inspired respite in the centre of a bustling city, expertly balancing a calming palette of natural colours with contrasting tones, textures and materials.

    The development also includes a fitness and leisure suite, conference facilities, plus a restaurant and wine bar with spectacular views over the River Thames.

    The hotel features an indoor swimming pool, idyllic 375m² spa and WestinWORKOUT® fitness studio with state-of-the-art TRX® exercise equipment.

    In addition, 830m² of ultra-modern meeting and event space is available, including a Junior Ballroom and four meeting rooms, as well as a 24-hour business centre.

    What's In It For You?

    People love to work with RBH because

  • We focus on health, wellbeing and our communities
  • Our people are truly engaged at work
  • There's open, clear communication from the top
  • We've got great career development opportunities
  • There's a culture of transformation and innovation
  • We will give you a competitive salary and opportunities to learn new skills and grow your career. You will receive a benefits package that includes;
  • Discounted hotel room rates for you AND your friends and family that will make you really popular!
  • Incentive programmes to keep you motivated
  • Money off high street retailers hundreds of savings to be had
  • Flexible working arrangements because we know your life comes first
  • Free meals on duty?(this could easily equate to over £1000 per year saving to you *based on full time hours)
  • Pension as it’s important to save for a later date
  • Flexible pay with Wagestream a financial wellbeing benefit that allows you to access your pay as you earn it
  • Training programmes we want you to be the best you can be
  • Tips a bit extra is always handy
  • Cycle to Work Scheme huge savings on buying a new bike
  • Refer a Friend Scheme just by putting a good word in for a mate will earn you extra cash
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