Meeting & Events Coordinator

Holiday Inn Guildford

Meeting & Events Coordinator

Salary Not Specified

Holiday Inn Guildford, Guildford Park, Guildford

  • Full time
  • Temporary
  • Onsite working

Posted 1 week ago, 15 May | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: a87ed910e2c54ffd8b52ac89ff731ebd

Full Job Description

We have a rare opportunity for a Meeting & Events Coordinator, to join the team at this hotel. This is a key role at the hotel as you will be responsible for the day-to-day efficient management of the Meeting & Events department.

You as our meeting & events coordinator will be involved in converting business and generating sales through show-around and 'Fam Trips', developing sales leads and contact potential client's partnerships

Ensuring that all Meeting and Events organisers and any VIP guests are met on arrival and departure, in order to ensure good customer relations and establish future business opportunities.

  • Previous meeting & events experience within the hospitality sector, preferably within hotels but will consider other relevant experience

  • Great People management

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Sales experience

  • Excellent time management experience

    The Holiday Inn Guildford Hotel is conveniently located less than two miles from the heart of Guildford, with a quick 10-minute drive to reach the city center. Guildford station is around a mile away, with a 30-minute train journey to London.

  • Our hotel boasts 168 bedrooms, a top-notch conference center with 15 versatile meeting rooms, a charming bar, an excellent restaurant, and a spacious suite for weddings and special events., Looking for an exciting career in the hospitality industry? Look no further than LGH Hotels Management! With a growing portfolio of 42 hotels throughout the UK, including globally recognised brands such as Crowne Plaza, Holiday Inn, and Best Western, all located in prime locations, we are the premier destination for those seeking a fulfilling career in hospitality. Join our dynamic team and be a part of shaping the future of the UK hospitality industry.

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  • Company pension

  • Cycle to work scheme

  • Employee discount

  • Referral programme, Our enviable employee discounts on bedroom rates across the LGH hotel portfolio.

  • Access to the IHG Employee Room Benefit Programme across their global portfolio. (T&Cs apply).

  • Access to 24/7 Employee Assistance Programme - 24/7 access for our employees to call and get support and advice on any issues they may be experiencing.

  • Refer a friend scheme from £500 to £1000 per referral.

  • Hospital Plan.

  • Online Health Portal.

  • Eye Care.

  • Employee Discount Schemes - 100's of discounts, ranging from groceries, fashion, travel, utilities, days out, and even holidays.

  • Pension Scheme.

  • Free meals on duty.

  • Cycle to Work - Our Cycle2Work schemes from Halfords help all our employees save money and keep fit.