Executive, Special Events  (12271) at Atlantis Dubai

at Kerzner International
Published June 11, 2024
Location Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Category Chefs / F&B / Housekeeping / Hospitality  
Job Type Full-time  
Responsibilities Do you have a passion for events? Do you love over exceeding targets and pursuing new and exciting business opportunities? Then our events division is awaiting your application today! As an Executive, Special Events, you will be responsible for converting group leads, allowing the groups segment to reach and/or exceed the departmental revenue and room nights targets. This role is based in Dubai and is customer facing, both within Atlantis the Palm and Atlantis The Royal and visitation of local accounts.You will also assist the Assistant Manager and Manager prepare all proposals and quotes which must be sent out within 24 hours of the initial enquiry in line with Atlantis the Palm and Atlantis the Royal standard template.
Industry Hospitality

Description

 

About the Company:

Kerzner International is a leading developer & operator of destination resorts, ultra-luxury hotels, impeccable residences, and entertainment.

At Atlantis, we exist to bring the extraordinary to every holiday and experience through connection, empowerment, precision, care and warmth. Inspired by the majesty and mystery of the ocean, Atlantis resorts are unique destinations full of life, wonder and surprise, where we seek to exceed our guests’ expectations at every possible turn.

Atlantis Dubai is an iconic entertainment destination comprised of two world-class resorts; Atlantis, The Palm and Atlantis, The Royal; offering an unbeatable opportunity for you to grow and develop in your career. With a sense of exhilaration and discovery, we create unforgettable memories by providing guests the opportunity to discover an extraordinary world filled with thrilling adventures. Whether we are designing a couple’s retreat or serving the extraordinary in one of our award-winning celebrity chef restaurants, we approach everything with imagination to spark a sense of courage, inspiration and innovation. This is not simply our job, it’s our passion.

 

Job Summary:

Do you have a passion for events? Do you love over exceeding targets and pursuing new and exciting business opportunities? Then our events division is awaiting your application today! As an Executive, Special Events, you will be responsible for converting group leads, allowing the groups segment to reach and/or exceed the departmental revenue and room nights targets. This role is based in Dubai and is customer facing, both within Atlantis the Palm and Atlantis The Royal and visitation of local accounts.You will also assist the Assistant Manager and Manager prepare all proposals and quotes which must be sent out within 24 hours of the initial enquiry in line with Atlantis the Palm and Atlantis the Royal standard template.

Requirements:

The successful Executive, Special Events candidate will have at least 1 years' experience within a 5-star resort/hotel within Dubai, within a similar role, and have a passion for luxury events. Having experience with Delphi is also advantageous. You will also possess a flair for sales, holding a passion to increase all sales opportunities whilst applying your strong negotiation skills complemented by your ability to develop and build rapport with prospective clients. Academic qualification is not essential, but our ideal candidate will be fluent in spoken and written English, with the ability to build strong relationships with clients and generate demand for resort and hotel venues. You will be a curious, fast-learner, with a fearless attitude and a passion for sales as well as comfortable working in a fast-paced and collaborative environment. A proven track record within sales and events in the hospitality industry is essential.

Responsibilities:

Do you have a passion for events? Do you love over exceeding targets and pursuing new and exciting business opportunities? Then our events division is awaiting your application today! As an Executive, Special Events, you will be responsible for converting group leads, allowing the groups segment to reach and/or exceed the departmental revenue and room nights targets. This role is based in Dubai and is customer facing, both within Atlantis the Palm and Atlantis The Royal and visitation of local accounts.You will also assist the Assistant Manager and Manager prepare all proposals and quotes which must be sent out within 24 hours of the initial enquiry in line with Atlantis the Palm and Atlantis the Royal standard template.

 

Required Skills:

Required Education: Bachelor's Degree

Work Hours: 8 Hours a Day

Experience in Months: 24

 

Join a team that is adventurous, creative, warm-hearted and extroverted. We believe in making our guests happy beyond anything they have ever imagined. We wow them at every turn and create memories that will last a lifetime. You will be at the heart of this vision, to constantly innovate to deliver Amazing Experiences and Everlasting Memories.

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