Social Events & Groups Manager

  • The Berkeley
  • Events

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Social Events Manager to join our team at The Berkeley.

With an independent spirit and an eye for style, The Berkeley is the epitome of modern British luxury. Rooms are by leading designers, and London’s original fashionista afternoon tea is served daily in the Collins Room. The Berkeley is perfectly positioned between Hyde Park, fashionable Knightsbridge and the residential neighbourhood of Belgravia. Its signature experiences include the famed Blue Bar, Michelin-starred dining in Marcus and the Bamford Haybarn Spa, with heavenly swimming pool.

Main duties & responsibilities

The Social Events & Groups Manager will be responsible for the sale, conversion, planning and execution of successful social events and groups at the Berkeley.
Moreover, the Social Events & Groups Manager will ensure the highest standards of quality at all parts of the events process for clients, and will be responsible for proactive follow up for future business within the wedding and social event sector.

As one of the senior roles in the events team, the Social Events & Groups Manager will be managing top clients and VIP / high revenue events and groups and will be ensuring excellence in service at all times.

Entry requirements

We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated Social Events & Groups Manager who we anticipate will have worked in a similar role within the hospitality or travel and tourism industry. The ideal candidate will be an excellent team leader and will have exceptional interpersonal and communication skills.

Benefits package

  • Competitive salary
  • Preferential room rates for yourself and family across Maybourne Hotel Group
  • 50% food & beverage discount across Maybourne Hotel Group
  • Vast range of learning and development programmes, for colleagues and managers at all levels
  • Opportunities for transfer and promotion across Maybourne Hotel Group
  • Social events & activities
  • Wellbeing events & activities
  • Critical illness cover
  • Season ticket loan
  • Additional benefits & initiatives may be available in local properties

Terms & conditions apply to all benefits

Eligibility

In line with the requirements of the Asylum & Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Documented evidence of eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process.

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