Meetings and Events Team Leader

Park Plaza Westminster Bridge
£15,000 - £19,999
21 Aug 2019
26 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Part Time
Love providing great service and being part of uplifting moments? Take the next step in your career with us as a Meetings & Events Team Leader at Park Plaza Westminster Bridge Hotel, joining the Conference and Banqueting Team of the Year (2016 Hotel Catey winners). Park Plaza is the ideal location for you to develop your skills as a Meetings & Events Team Leader and shine in a collaborative team environment.
At Park Plaza we love to celebrate the individual. We believe every one of our team members has a contribution to make and personal touch to share with our guests and colleagues. We're always striving for excellence and know that as we invest in our team members, they'll invest in us. For an engaging work environment where the little things are celebrated along with the major milestones, you've come to the right place.
Main role and objectives:
As a Meetings & Events Team Leader at Park Plaza Westminster Bridge Hotel you will have a key position in the success of the events held at our hotel. You will provide efficient and courteous assistance to our guests and lead teams of up to ten team members to ensure a smooth running of the meetings and events under the direction & guidance of the Meetings & Events department.
Your responsibilities will include:
• Be responsible for teams of up to 10 members and assist in the running of functions
• Be responsible for time keeping of the team and the equipment used during the events
• Monitor the budget and control the expenses related to food wastage and beverage costs
• To ensure that all functions are run smoothly and efficiently, to the highest possible profitability and to the highest quality standards to ensure guest satisfaction
What we are looking for:
• Someone who is passionate about exceeding guest expectations
• A person who easily connects with others and can live up to our mission statement: Inspiring our guests through individuality and passion!
• Someone who is great at creating and maintaining positive and productive working relationships across the business, communicating effectively in a range of situations
• Someone who enjoys working in a fast paced environment
Park Plaza isn't just a great place to work - it's a great place to take your career to the next level! We love seeing our team members fulfil their potential and always work together to achieve more with our learning & development offering, enhanced training and competitive salary and benefits.
You will be invited to an "Inspiring Stay" in your hotel, so that you can live the experience and you will also benefit from our Employee and Friends & Family rates available in all Park Plaza and Carlson Rezidor hotels worldwide!
From the everyday uplifting moments to huge achievements and everything in between, we're there every step of the way. Park Plaza. Be part of it.