Posted January 14, 2022Hyatt Regency New Orleans
Join us for this incredible opportunity to be part of our Sales team as a Sales Manager: 10-200 Rooms at the Hyatt Regency New Orleans. Not only will you be part of a rock-start team, but you’ll get to be part of a company that earned the 16th spot on Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to Work For in 2021 and named one of New Orleans Best Places to work 9 years running!
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 Small Group Sales Manager (10 to 200 Rooms) handles special accounts or a specific role, carry an account base or a quota, and typically handle less complex accounts. This individual is responsible for developing new leads and researches new business potential within an assigned market, and makes direct calls to potential clients and manages internet based lead websites. Other responsibilities include selling guest rooms, meeting space and other Hyatt services to customer groups, managing accounts, and conducting site inspections, solicits and generates business. Duties also include preparing and presenting effective proposals, maintaining well organized documentation and reports, utilizes Hyatt systems and coordinates customer service requirements as appropriate.This position manages booking short term meetings for the hotel and is fast paced.
Hyatt is a place where high expectations aren't just met-they're exceeded. It's a place of outstanding rewards, where talent opens doors to exciting challenges in the hospitality industry. It's a place where career opportunities are as unlimited as your imagination. Discover your place to shine in our warm, respectful, and inclusive culture.
Our excellent benefits include:
· Free room nights, Discounted and Friends & Family Room Rates
· Medical, Prescription, Dental and Vision Insurance
· 401K with company match
· Paid Time Off, Holiday Pay, new child leave and personal day
· Paid Family Bonding Time and Adoption Assistance
· Free colleague meals during shift
· Employee Stock Purchase Plan
· Discounts at various retailers – Apple, AT&T, Verizon, Headspace and many more
COVID-19 Safety: Hyatt Hotels follows all COVID-19 CDC and US) Health department protocols for the safety of our employees and guests.
Hyatt is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
A true desire to satisfy the needs of others in a fast paced environment.
Refined verbal and written communication skills.
2+ years previous hotel experience in Sales
Experience in a medium size hotel (10,000sq of meeting space and above)
Minimum 2-year associates degree (prefer 4-year degree)
Must be proficient in general computer knowledge
Prefer completion of a Hyatt Corporate Management Training Program or equivalent training
Prefer selling, negotiating, business writing and presentation skills training
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.