Conference & Banqueting AssistantJurys Inn Oxford Godstow Rd, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX2 8AL
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As a Conference and Banqueting Assistant
We want you to be part of a great and diverse team working together to provide great hospitality to our guests in the M and E department.
We set high standards for ourselves so that we can surprise and delight our customers and deliver a great experience.
What we want you to -
Be Self-motivated as you will on occasion be working alone to meet your productivity and standard targets.
Flexible to enjoy working different shift patterns and seeing the operation on different days of the week including the weekends
Be standards driven to meet the cleanliness levels required.
Have good people skills to greet guests that you see and to work well in a team during large events- we want work to be fun for all of our employees
The job -
To set-up, service / refresh and clear meeting rooms as required by the function sheets, to the required hotel standard
Carrying and safe storage of tables, chairs and other equipment where required.
To serve all tea and coffee, buffets, light refreshments and other food and beverage as per the function sheets and to the required hotel standard ensuring the highest standards of presentation and cleanliness.
To assist in the set up and running of banquets and functions
To meet and greet organisers in a warm and friendly way and maintain contact with them throughout the event.
To ensure that all Meetings and Events areas are kept clean, tidy and efficiently organised and stocked, including storage areas.
To ensure that all customer requests and queries are responded to promptly and effectively
To deal with guest complaints in a friendly and efficient manner, ensuring guest satisfaction at all times.
To participate in training and want to be the best you can be in your role- there is a huge amount of training available to you if you want to build a career.
Why come and work for us to receive practical training, development and progression within a dynamic and rapidly expanding company.
If you want a career in Hospitality then look no further, we have great programs to support your development towards a long and successful career.
Some of the great benefits of working for us include :
Varied and interesting work- no day is the same at Jurys Inn
Flexible working hours- shift working is what we do but not split shifts we want you to have a work-life balance too
Having the chance to work with and around friendly people we have a great culture with employee satisfaction at 83.3% (2016 result)
Birthday cards every year- we celebrate everything
The opportunity to work for a well respected brand where people development is at the heart of our culture
Lots of locations in the UK and Ireland which mean that if you want to develop or just fancy a change of scene, we can help you to move and provide relocation support
A smart Uniform
Meals on duty
Monthly engagement activities- we like to have fun while working hard
Annual Charity Event Day- we help and support our communities
So many training courses that your brain may not be able to squeeze them all in
Employee of the month earning you a little bonus and fame for the month.
Happy Rewards earn points and claim them back on gifts that you want
Stay at one of our hotels for a hugely discounted rate and get a reduced rate for friends and family if they want to stay too.
28 days holiday entitlement including bank holidays, increasing with service to a maximum of 33 days
Sensible benefits that could save you money -Pension Scheme, Life assurance, wellbeing support, wedding leave, Christmas savings scheme, etc
Jurys Inn Oxford Godstow Rd, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX2 8AL
Job Ref JI9009
Branch Jurys Inn Oxford
Salary / Benefits £8.91
Contract type Permanent
Hours Full Time
Shift pattern Varied Shift Patterns
Hours per week 40
Date posted 07 / 10 / 2021
Closing date 09 / 11 / 2021
About Jurys Inn Oxford
The property now boasts 240 bedrooms, 22 meeting and event rooms, Marco Pierre White Steakhouse restaurant and bar, Costa Coffee bar and a fully equipped gym, pool and sauna.
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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