posted October 3, 2017Kalahari Resort & Conventions - Pocono Mountains
To service all assigned groups from initial evaluation of the booking and first contact with the planner, to all room, catering, activities, billing, menu and meeting and social arrangements as contracted to ensure a "beyond expectations" performance by Kalahari Resorts. To optimize meeting room rentals, menu selection and sales, guest room cut-offs and assignments, representing client's needs but also at the same time maximizing revenue potential, service capabilities, and working within operational standards.
EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: Four-year Bachelor's Degree in Hotel Management and/or four-year Bachelor's Degree are helpful but not required. Four years of experience in a convention center setting helpful. High school diploma or equivalent is required.
LICENSE/PERMITS REQUIRED: Must have valid driver's license for the applicable state.
KNOWLEDGE OF COMPUTER HARDWARE OR SOFTWARE:
PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & FUNCTIONS
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled
The latest and greatest of Kalahari's family of authentically African themed waterpark resorts and convention centers is now open - Kalahari Resorts & Conventions, in Pocono Mountains, Pennsylvania!
Experience the 100,000 sq. ft. Indoor Waterparkfeaturing a retractable roof, stand-up surfing or body boarding on the FlowRider, the twists and turns of the Anaconda and Swahili Swirl waterslides, relaxing lazy river and indoor/outdoor family hot tub, tons of activities for the little ones and much, much more!
Settle into one of our 457 beautifully appointed guest Rooms & Suites, take in one of our many incredible Dining options, enjoy the fast-paced action in the Family Entertainment Center, or rejuvenate at Spa Kalahari and Salon.
The Convention Center at Kalahari features 65,000 sq. ft. of flexible meeting space for events both large and small, along with award-winning catering and state-of-the-art technology to make your next event unforgettable.
We promise to deliver products and services beyond expectations.
We understand recruiting as a mission, with the individual as the most important element in the process. In mirroring the spirit of the brand, we promise authenticity, curiosity, honesty, timeliness, and follow-through. Whether a current opening exists or not, relationship building is critical to the success of our company.
Kalahari Resorts & Conventions is a team of enthusiastically-empowered and loyal hospitality experts with the combined passion of flawlessly executing the creation of family time and world class conventions.
Many of our associates have been given the tools to be a success and have built careers. Sixty-one percent of our leadership team has been promoted into their roles. As an employer-of-choice, we’ve held on to A-players that seek responsibility and want to learn.
Each day, from intern to executive, we’re empowered to push the boundaries of hospitality through positively affecting the guest experience in a for-profit environment. Questioning prior policy and strategy is routine, and each associate is required to not only be attentive to detail, but to dream and be curious about what could be.
Synergy, collaboration and the willingness to take risk is at the heart of our culture. We must continually embrace change, while remembering that welcoming each guest is what brought our brand to the forefront.