Revenue Analyst (Junior Revenue Manager)

Swissôtel Le Plaza

Location: CH - Basel

12/11/16 17:30
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SWISSOTEL MARKET VISION

We provide a home away from home for people who appreciate comfort, joy and connection to things that represent quality in their lives.

Colleagues and leaders are passionate about success and bring warm and engaging service to all of our guests.

Swissôtel Le Plaza Basel, located in the heart of the city, is the largest hotel in and around Basel. The hotel offers 238 tastefully furnished guest rooms and suites, a Grill restaurant, a bar as well as 10 modern meeting rooms and the Pürovel sport.

Showcase your passion for success by applying your analytical and strategic planning strength as Revenue Analyst (Junior Revenue Manager), where you will successfully balance inventory and demand to maximize room revenue opportunities and guest satisfaction.

Revenue Analyst (Junior Revenue Manager)

Summary of Responsibilities:

Responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:

* Manage demand, forecasting and inventory as it relates to driving total revenue opportunity for the hotel

* Maximize total revenues through a thorough understanding of all booking channels, managing inventory and rate accordingly

* Strong ability to work in collaboration with all profit centers head of departments to collectively optimize total hotel revenue

* Monitor transient and group booking pace in order to determine pricing and availability controls for all reservation distribution sources

* Monitor key indicators of hotel performance and third party intelligence sources to identify revenue opportunities

* Liaise with Reservations, Front Office, Distribution and Sales to ensure the highest level of guest service is maintained while maximizing profit

* Ensure accurate and timely preparation of analytical reports

* Play an active role in the strategic plan, marketing plan and budgeting processes

* Stay current with industry changes and how it may impact demand

* Prepare and present weekly analytical reports

* Follow departmental policies and procedures

* Follow all safety policies

* Responsible for the reservation department - team leader function

* Other duties as assigned

Qualifications :

* Working background in reservation is a must as well as working experience in international chain hotels

* University/College degree in a related discipline an asset

* Computer literate in Microsoft Window applications and relevant computer applications required

* Must be extremely detailed and analytical oriented

* Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal required in Englisch (German & French: an asset)

* Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities

* Highly responsible & reliable

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

* Experience with Ideas and Opera is preferred

Job Level
: Management / Supervisory

Schedule
: Full-time

Shift
: Day Job

Closing Date
: Ongoing

Job Number:
SBA00196