Event Planning Manager

  • Hyatt
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Jul 09, 2019
Full time Event Management Event Planning Hospitality

Job Description

EVENT PLANNING MANAGER

Grand Hyatt
Grand Hyatt New York
NY - New York City
CATERING/EVENT PLANNING
Department Head/Manager
Full-time
Yearly US Dollar (USD) pay basis
Req ID: NEW008729
US-NY-New York City

Summary

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 Planning Manager's primary focus is servicing Sale bookings. This position acts as the liaison between Meeting Planners and the hotel staff. Responsibilities include: administering the Sales agreement, detailing all Food, Beverage and A/V needs, managing room blocks and pick up, billing instructions and final review. Event Planning Managers also are the on-site contacts and are responsible for the smooth execution of all events.

Connected to the majesty and convenience of Grand Central Terminal, Grand Hyatt New York is the quintessential New York City hub, for exceptional dining, shopping and can’t-miss attractions. Hyatt associates work in an environment that demands exceptional performance yet reaps great rewards. Whether its career opportunities, job enrichment or a supportive work environment, if you are ready for this challenge, then we are ready for you.

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

This is not your typical career opportunity. This is the Hyatt Touch.

Hyatt Hotels and Resorts offers a competitive benefits package which includes:

• Complimentary and discount room stays at other Hyatt Hotels and Resorts 
• An extensive global network of advancement opportunities 
• Competitive medical, dental and vision options 
• Pre-tax commuter benefit 
• 401k Retirement 
• Fitness, mobile service and various other discounts are available to Team members

 

Qualifications

  • A true desire to satisfy the needs of others in a fast paced environment. Refined verbal and written communication skills
  • A minimum of 1-3 years of hotel event sales/event planning or comparable experience preferred
  • Must be proficient in general computer knowledge
  • Candidates should be extremely detail oriented, organized and be able to handle a fast paced environment
  • Prefer two years hotel experience or completed Event Management trainee program
  • Preferd candidate has completed PSS or equivalent training

Country

USA