At a Glance
The Greenway Hotel & Spa in Cheltenham, is looking for a Wedding & Events Manager to join the team at our 4 AA red star hotel in Gloucestershire. This is an exciting and rare opportunity to join this stunning property. When you work for Eden, we want you to feel you receive the very best in industry perks. From discounts on Eden stays dining and Spa to Merlin Entertainment discounts, nothing makes us happier than hearing of how our team have made the most of these rewards.Apply
In the Detail
Wedding & Events Manager – The Greenway Hotel
An opportunity has arisen for a Wedding & Events Manager to join The Greenway Hotel, our 4AA Red Star property, in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire.
What you’ll be doing?
As Wedding and Events Manager, you take a proactive approach in driving sales and developing event business for the hotel, liaising with clients directly with regards to all aspects of their requirements.
You will organise weddings, conference and events, ensuring that revenue from event space is fully maximised and follow up incoming inquiries and provisional bookings to follow through converted business.
Repeat business and follow up post event is a key driver for us and so you will conduct courtesy calls following all events to gain feedback, distributing and communicating feedback to relevant departments.
What you’ll need?
The successful candidate for this role will be professional, knowledgeable and dedicated to delivering first class service to guests and hotel residents. You will have previous experience within an events or hotel sales role and be keen to make your mark with us.
You will be highly attentive with strong communication and interpersonal skills and be confident in building relationships with clients and members of the hotel team.
As someone with a keen eye for numbers, you will be driven by the desire to maximise sales and profitability. Additionally, experience of weddings from either a sales or operational perspective would be great!
What’s in it for you?
Eden Hotel Collection offers fantastic opportunities for anyone looking to progress their career within the hospitality industry. All of our employee’s receive an individual learning pathway with an opportunity to ‘Grow with Eden’ for professional and personal development, alongside being coached and mentored by some of the best in the industry.
If progression isn’t your thing, that’s fine too, we would still be interested in finding out more about you.
Perk of Eden:
• 31 days annual leave entitlement, rising to 33 days with service;
• Stay & Dine – £50 BB per room 50% off F&B
• Spa & Shop – Discounted products and treatments
• Merlin Entertainment discount;
• Service charge/gratuities
• EHC recognition scheme with the opportunity to earn £50 rewards;
• Employee of the Quarter – £75 reward.
What makes The Greenway Hotel & Spa great? – Our Awards!
• AA Small Hotel Group of the Year 2014/2015
• 4 AA Red Stars for the levels of comfort, service and hospitality
• 3 AA Rosettes
• Achieved a 5-bubble star rating for our spa
This is a great time to join a fantastic hotel and start your career with the Eden Hotel Collection.
All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK.
Salary between £19,000-£24,000 dependant on experience
CV’s will be held on electronic file for a period of 6 months. Should you wish for this to be removed sooner, then please contact us on 01789 610025.