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Catering Sales Manager - The Roosevelt New Orleans, A Waldorf Astoria

Company: Hilton Worldwide
Location: New Orleans
Posted on: May 24, 2023

Job Description:

The iconic Waldorf Astoria property in New Orleans, The Roosevelt, is seeking a Catering Manager to join the leadership team This luxury hotel offers an unparalleled combination of Southern hospitality, world-class service and historic surroundings. As the centerpiece of the city, the hotel is located near the French Quarter and within walking distance to the city's most vibrant attractions and entertainment, including Jackson Square, Bourbon Street and the Arts & Warehouse District. Embodying the rich heritage of Southern hospitality, this historic hotel features 504 rooms, over 60,000 square feet of meeting space, and five (5) food and beverage outlets. This includes 2 restaurants, a caf, seasonal rooftop bar, and in-room dining. In this role, you will be responsible for soliciting, securing and responding to customer inquiries regarding the purchase of food and beverage and use of event facilities. The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications: Experience in sales, catering sales or convention services. Knowledge in food and beverage menu development. Knowledge in all areas of banquet and event etiquette, guest relations and service standards. Want to learn more? Hotel Website, Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest What will I be doing? As a Catering Sales Manager, you would be responsible for soliciting, securing and responding to customer inquiries regarding the purchase of food and beverage and use of event facilities in the hotel's continuing effort to deliver outstanding guest service and financial profitability. Specifically, you would be responsible for performing the following tasks to the highest standards: Solicit, secure and respond to customer inquiries regarding the purchase of food and beverage, rental of event facilities and purchase of ancillary services from the hotel Host and entertain clients, conduct property tours, promote facilities and services and draft contracts Communicate with and provide direction and supervision to team members to execute catering events Respond to special guest requests in a timely, friendly and efficient manner What are we looking for? Since being founded in 1919, Hilton has been a leader in the hospitality industry. Today, Hilton remains a beacon of innovation, quality, and success. This continued leadership is the result of our Team Members staying true to our Vision, Mission, and Values. Specifically, we look for demonstration of these Values: Hospitality - We're passionate about delivering exceptional guest experiences. Integrity - We do the right thing, all the time. Leadership - We're leaders in our industry and in our communities. Teamwork - We're team players in everything we do. Ownership - We're the owners of our actions and decisions. Now - We operate with a sense of urgency and discipline In addition, we look for the demonstration of the following key attributes: Quality Productivity Dependability Customer Focus Adaptability What will it be like to work for Hilton? Hilton is the leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For nearly a century, Hilton has offered business and leisure travelers the finest in accommodations, service, amenities and value. Hilton is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences across its global brands. Our vision "to fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality" unites us as a team to create remarkable hospitality experiences around the world every day. And, our amazing Team Members are at the heart of it all The Benefits - Hilton is proud to have an award-winning workplace culture ranking #2 Best Company To Work For in the U.S. We support the mental and physical wellbeing of all Team Members so they can Thrive personally and professionally in a diverse and inclusive environment, thanks to innovative programs and benefits. Hilton offers its eligible team members a comprehensive benefits package including: Access to your pay when you need it through DailyPay Medical Insurance Coverage - for you and your family Mental Health Resources Best-in-Class Paid Time Off (PTO) Go Hilton travel discount program Supportive parental leave Matching 401(k) Employee stock purchase program (ESPP) - purchase Hilton shares at 15% discount Debt-free education: Access to a wide variety of educational credentials (ex. college degrees, high school completion, English-language learning, digital literacy, professional certificates and more) Career growth and development Team Member Resource Groups Recognition and rewards programs Available benefits may vary depending upon property-specific terms and conditions of employment and the terms of the collective bargaining agreement if applicable. #LI-MD1

Keywords: Hilton Worldwide, New Orleans , Catering Sales Manager - The Roosevelt New Orleans, A Waldorf Astoria, Sales , New Orleans, Louisiana

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