Events Sales Coordinator

  • The Connaught
  • Events
  • Private Events
  • Full time

An outstanding opportunity has arisen for a talented Events Sales Coordinator to join our award-winning Private Events team at the iconic 5-Star luxury Connaught Hotel.

Found at the heart of Mayfair village, The Connaught blends tradition with contemporary flair. With its bespoke service, 3,000-piece art collection, three Michelin-starred restaurant Hélène Darroze at The Connaught and London’s only Aman Spa, it has always been the choice for connoisseurs of the art of living well. Jean-Georges at The Connaught offers all-hours informal gourmet dining; and the exquisite Connaught Bar has won prestigious awards for its masterful mixology.

Main duties & responsibilities

As Events Sales Coordinator, you will play a key role supporting the team in day-to-day administration to ensure the Events department runs smoothly and efficiently. You will be dealing with all events enquiries from the initial stages, therefore you will be required to have an in depth knowledge of food and beverage and be able to recommend and discuss the hotel and our offer with guests over the telephone and face to face. As Events Sales Coordinator will be responsible for all food and beverage guest correspondence, confirming Private Events bookings; sending out enquiry literature, confirming quotes etc. You will also create event menus, place cards, table plans and signage for all events.

Entry Requirements

You will be a natural and confident communicator, with exceptional interpersonal skills and the ability to build relationships at all levels. You will be a highly organised individual, able to manage your time effectively possessing the attribute of a skilled administrator who can prioritises tasks on a day to day basis. You also must be highly personable and being proactive is a must! We anticipate that the ideal candidate will have worked in within a similar environment.

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.

Apply Now