Hyatt Director of Sales & Marketing in NASHVILLE, Tennessee
Opening July 2021, Hyatt Centric Downtown Nashville will have 252 rooms, over 4,000 square feet of meeting space and multiple food and beverage outlets. Join our team as the Director of Sales & Marketing. Reporting to the General Manager, this position ismember of the hotel's Leaderhsip Committee and is a highly visible role with exposure to Senior and Corporate leadership.
The Director of Sales & Marketing has direct oversight of the Sales and Marketing operation of the hotel. The DOSM has responsibility of the Sales and Marketing Budget/P&L, revenue forecasting, advertising, marketing, developing and writing business plans, and ownership meetings. The DOSM is responsible for the supervision of sales managers, trainees, interns, and administrative staff. Additional responsibilities include the recruitment and hiring of sales staff, training, managing and coaching sales managers in their selling process in order to meet company goals and maximize hotel revenues.
The DOSM must be proficient in general computer knowledge and able to train and monitor both the group and transient contractual agreement process, quoting rates, sending referrals, setting traces, and the management of retention, reactivation, and acquisition accounts. Communication and organizational skills are of the utmost importance.
6 years or more of progressive hotel Sales experience (typically with Hyatt)
Demonstrated ability to effectively interact with people of diverse socioeconomic, cultural, disability, and ethnic backgrounds
With opening hotels, previous hotel pre-opening experience preferred
Demonstrated history of success
Results driven, energetic, and focused
Service oriented style with professional presentations skills
Hotel/Hospitality degree an asset
Must possess the following strengths: high energy, entrepreneurial spirit, motivational leader, proven track record in high volume concept, effective communicator, effective in providing exceptional customer service and ability to improve the bottom line
Clear concise written and verbal communication skills in English
Must be proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel
Primary Location: US-TN-Nashville
Organization: Hyatt Centric Nashville
Pay Basis: Yearly
Job Level: Full-time
Req ID: NAS000854
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