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Event Planning Manager

posted May 29, 2019

Hyatt Regency New Orleans
New Orleans, LA
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At Hyatt, we believe our guests select Hyatt because of our caring and attentive associates who are focused on providing efficient service and meaningful experiences.

The Event Manager handles both local catering and large groups. This person is responsible for detailing and servicing events and ensuring guest satisfaction. Duties also include contract review and facilitating communication before, during and post event with pertinent hotel staff to ensure a high level of service.

Event Managers also host hotel tours, maintain strong customer relationships, participate and may lead event meetings, and other staff meetings, and work as a team member with the sales and catering staff. The manager also works closely with an assigned Administrative Assistant and other support staff.

Hyatt associates work in an environment that demands exceptional performance yet reaps great rewards. Whether it's career opportunities, job enrichment or a supportive work environment, if you are ready for this challenge, then we are ready for you.


You're more than welcome.


Qualifications

  • A true desire to satisfy the needs of others in a fast paced environment
  • Refined verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be proficient in general computer knowledge
  • Candidates should be extremely detail oriented and organized
  • Five years hotel experience or completed Event Management trainee program
  • 4-year degree from an accredited university in Hotel and Restaurant Management, Hospitality, Business Administration, or related major


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About This Employer

Hyatt Regency New Orleans

601 Loyola Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70113

(504) 561-1234

1,193 Room Hotel

neworleans.hyatt.com

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Experience the Crescent City like never before at the Hyatt Regency New Orleans. Our AAA Four Diamond property is the Big Easy's premier destination for meetings, conventions and leisure visitors alike.

The hotel features 1,193 strikingly sophiscated guestrooms - including four presidential suites and five residential-style meeting planner suites - along with  200,000 square feet of state-of-the-art event space, making it the largest hotel meeting and exhibition space in New Orleans.

Promising a new level of service and facilities, our hotel is a one-stop shop for guests and meeting planners alike. Enjoy award-winning cuisine at
Borgne, the latest restaurant by James Beard award  winning chef John Besh, 8 Block Kitchen & Bar, Vitascope Hall, Whole Hog Cafe and Pizza Consegna. You'll also love the convenience of Starbucks™ and Lagniappe Exchange, our 24 hour fresh market.

Take advantage of our prime downtown New Orleans location - adjacent to the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, New Orleans Arena, and Champions Square - and just blocks from the historic French Quarter New Orleans, Ernest N. Morial Convention Center and the Mississippi Riverfront. Sit back and relax while sightseeing on the  Loyola Avenue Streetcar Line which passes directly in front of the hotel, or take a walk to the numerous New Orleans fine art galleries in the nearby Art District.