Maybe you play building Legos enthusiastically and are you also an aspiring singer? That’s what we value: people with individual talents, interests, and dreams that make you a person. At Crowne Plaza® Hotels and Resorts we are looking for employees like you: dynamic, confident, and ambitious. Colleagues who work in their role and also help our guests succeed. Crowne Plaza Dubai Marina is the perfect location that completely understands modern business travelers. Located in the cosmopolitan Dubai Marina area, the 3,037 square-meters hotel is next to Dubai Marina Mall and within walking distance of the picturesque pedestrian promenade, which borders the waterway lined with vibrant cafes and restaurants. With 273 stylish rooms and a convenient, prestigious location, you will find Crowne Plaza Dubai Marina an ideal hotel for productive business and enjoyable leisure time; and will definitely enjoy the hotel that has mastered the balance between the modernism of the business world and traditions of the Arabian hospitality.
Your day to day
As Events Meeting Manager you’ll make sure all our client meetings and events run smoothly – acting as both brand ambassador and trusted partner – you’ll connect internal teams to deliver a seamless experience for planners, hosts, and meeting attendees.
- Drive a great working environment for teams to thrive – linking up departments to create a sense of one team
- Direct everyday activity, plan and assign work ensuring you always have the right staffing numbers
- Develop your team and improve their performance through coaching and feedback, and create performance and development goals for colleagues
- Train colleagues to make sure they deliver with compliance and to the standards we expect
- Recommend or initiate any HR-related actions where needed
- Interact with outside contacts: guests, vendors, and other contacts as needed
What we need from you
Ideally, to successfully fill this role, you should have an educational degree, a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Business administration, or a relevant field of work with 4 to 5 years of progressive work-related experience in an upscale hotel. A confident communicator with strong interpersonal strong skills. Ability to work in a fast-paced service environment and ever-shifting priorities. Must be a team player, have strong interpersonal skills, and work well independently as well as part of a team, flexible attitude, and ability to adapt to changing priorities and business needs.
What we offer
At IHG we are committed to developing our team and managing our talent and would encourage internal as well as external candidates to apply for any of our vacancies. We passionately believe that it’s our people who have brought us to where we are today and our people that will help us grow. We celebrate diversity every day. We welcome guests from every background and corner of the world, so we want individuals who can bring true hospitality to life for everyone. We will give you every opportunity to grow vertically, functionally, geographically, and personally. As part of the IHG family with more than 5,300 hotels in over 100 countries, the world is your oyster.