posted September 19, 2019Doubletree by Hilton Washington DC North/Gaithersburg
Are you a dynamic Leader with experience directing a Hotel Catering Department? Are you an accomplished Catering Director whose has past successes includes developing and growing a Catering program to an award winning level and meeting and exceeding Catering Sales goals? The DoubleTree by Hilton Washington DC North/Gaithersburg is in search of a Director of Catering and Convention Services. The hotel is currently going through a multimillion-dollar renovation with all new meeting space and banquet equipment, guest accommodations, public space and new restaurant and lounge.
What will I be doing? As a Director of Catering & Convention Services, you would be responsible for directing and administering catering operations in the hotel's continuing effort to deliver outstanding guest service and financial profitability. Specifically, you would be responsible for performing the following tasks to the highest standards:
Exceptional communications skills where you are able to negotiate, convince, sell and influence professionals and hotel guests. You must be able to speak, read, write and communicate in English fluently to perform the duties of the job. Advanced knowledge of catering, hospitality, and food and beverage industries is expected. This position requires fast-paced full mobility, with occasional lifting and carrying up to 35 pounds. Bilingual candidates encouraged to apply.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
620 Perry Parkway
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
301 Room Hotel
Doubletree by Hilton Washington DC North/Gaithersburg is a full-service hotel located in the heart of Gaithersburg, Maryland with easy access to businesses, historical venues and entertainment options in the greater Washington, DC area. Our hotel features 301 guest rooms with complimentary WiFi, plus onsite amenities including two swimming pools, fitness center, Restaurant, lobby bar and complimentary business center. For groups and meetings, we offer 16,500 sq. ft. of modern event space.