Executive Meeting Manager

Marriott Suites O'Hare Rosemont

Location: US - IL - Rosemont

Dec 7, 2017
Marriott Suites O'Hare Rosemont
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Delivering Hospitality, Creating Value, Every Customer, Every Time

Davidson Hotels & Resorts is one of the largest and most successful independent hotel management companies in the industry. The combined experience of our team represents a breadth and depth of expertise that is unmatched, and we believe our people are the cornerstone of our success. We are committed to making Davidson a great place to work and provide the foundation for building successful careers. If you share our passion for delivering hospitality where details matter, apply today to join our team!

Established in 1974, Davidson Hotels & Resorts is a leader in the hospitality industry and a rapidly growing hotel company. We offer full service hospitality management, development, acquisition, accounting, and consulting expertise for the lodging industry. Our portfolio of hotels is focused on 3 and 4 star properties such as Hilton, Embassy Suites, Doubletree, Renaissance, Marriott, Westin, Sheraton, Hyatt Regency, and impressive Independent and Select Service Hotels.

Property Info

Having just finished a brilliant transformation of our spacious sleeping rooms and meeting space, the Chicago Marriott Suites O’Hare, an all-suites hotel, is located in the heart of the Rosemont Business District and one mile from Chicago O’Hare Airport! This all-suite hotel offers guests complimentary shuttle service to and from O’Hare Airport, and features spacious guest suites with a separate living area, large desk, mini-refrigerator and more as part of the recently completed renovation. Guests of this Rosemont, Illinois hotel stay in shape at our newly renovated fitness center and indoor pool. Grab a bite to eat at Six1Five5, our new on-site restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner every day. Among Rosemont hotels, we are located near top attractions including the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, Rosemont Theatre, Allstate Arena and MB Financial Park. With flexible setup options and over 2,500 sq. ft. of event space, our hotel is perfect for special events and meetings in Rosemont, IL. Whether you are traveling for business or a weekend away, you can ensure the Chicago Marriott Suites O'Hare hotel will provide you with an exceptional stay in Chicago.

Position Info

The Executive Meeting Manager will serve as primary contact for meeting and banquet functions to ensure that while on property all preparations have been made as detailed on Banquet Event Orders, last minute needs and changes are responded to expediently, and that the client feels welcome and important during their function. In addition to coordinating responsibilities, the Executive Meeting Manager is responsible for all bookings of fewer than 10 rooms for any market other than social, where there is no previous sales manager relationship. The EMM is responsible for booking and detailing events 30 days out for any market other than social without previous sales manager relationship.

Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience.
• 1-year food and beverage experience.
• Minimum 1-year hotel/sales experience.
• Professional appearance and confidence.
• Strong understanding of negotiation and interpretation of contracts.
• Business communication skills written and verbal.
• Understanding/knowledge of Microsoft office.
• Experience with major Hospitality Sales CRM system preferred.
• Ability to communicate effectively with public and other Team Members.

EOE AA- Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation

Davidson Hotels & Resorts is a drug free workplace. Pre-employment drug test, background check, and job assessment required.
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