Hyatt Associate Director of Events in WASHINGTON, District Of Columbia

Description:

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 Associate Director of Events is an experienced senior level hotel events role that reports directly to the Director of Sales, Marketing, and Events. Responsibilities include managing and leading the event management team as well as managing select key accounts. The ADOE responsibilities include but are not limited to the mentoring and training events team, recruitment and hiring of events team, leading meetings, working with events, catering and convention services, involvement with the annual business plan process, forecasting, owners meetings, systems training, report analysis, P&L management, business travel and tradeshows, customer entertainment, community involvement and networking. This position may be required to serve as Director in the absence of the Director of Sales, Marketing, and Events.

Hyatt associates work in an environment that demands exceptional performance yet reaps great rewards. Whether it’s 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. *

Qualifications:
A minimum of 3-5 years previous event/sales experience, proficient in general computer knowledge, supervisory experience, and able to train and monitor the process of sending referrals, setting traces and profiling accounts. Excellent customer relations, communication, presentation and organization skills of utmost importance.

Primary Location: US-DC-Washington
Organization: Park Hyatt Washington
Pay Basis: Yearly
Job Level: Full-time
Job: Catering/Event Planning
Req ID: WAS005995

Hyatt is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, age, religion, disability, veteran status, genetic information, citizenship status or any other group protected by law.