Reservations Agent

Fairmont Quasar Istanbul

Location: TR - Istanbul

10/11/16 17:30
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Reservation Agent
At Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, all guest service has the potential to create a lasting memory when it is delivered with warmth and sincerity. Be an ambassador for our brand as a Reservation Agent, where the engaging and anticipative service you provide over the telephone will make our guests feel valued and reflect the exceptional hotel experience to come.

Hotel Overview:

Central to shopping, sightseeing, restaurants and bars, and the business district. The green park surrounding the Fairmont Quasar Istanbul, offers breathing space in a dense part of the city. The hotel is about 20 km to Atatürk Airport and in convenient walking distance to metro.

Business and leisure travelers alike will experience the utmost in comfort and luxury at the Fairmont Quasar Istanbul. The 209 luxury guestrooms include 25 Suites, 33 Gold Rooms and 64 Apartments, all elegantly designed for the discerning modern traveler and cuisine that ranges from traditional Turkish to health-conscious to international, guests will find just what they need for the perfect Istanbul experience.

Fitness enthusiasts can enjoy the 2000 sqm, well-equipped Willow Stream Spa and Health Club, during summer, guests can also enjoy our outdoor swimming pool overlooking the Bosphorus.

Summary of Responsibilities:

* Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service

* Book and enter room reservation requests using the Property Management System

* Enter rooming lists while ensuring accuracy, as required

* Update reservations ensuring a flawless check in and check out process

* Ensure revenue is maximized by up-selling guest rooms and recommending hotel facilities

* Liaise with Sales and other departments as required

* Answer telephone and email inquiries in a timely manner

* Assist guests regarding hotel facilities in an informative and helpful way

* Follow department policies, procedures and service standards

* Follow all safety policies

* Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

* Previous customer related experience required

* Previous Property Manager System experience preferred

* Computer literate in Microsoft Window applications required

* Must be able to type 25 words per minute

* Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities

* Highly responsible & reliable

* Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment

* Ability to work cohesively as part of a team

* Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times

Physical Aspects of Position (include but are not limited to):

* Frequent sitting throughout shift

* Occasional kneeling, pushing, pulling, lifting, walking and standing

* Occasional ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps