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Events Specialist SSES - Courtyard Chicago Oakbrook Terrace (16001PVP)

Company:
Courtyard Chicago Oakbrook Terrace
Location:
Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois, United States
Salary:
DOE
Posted:
November 17, 2016
Description:

It’s a powerful feeling, to belong. It’s inspiring people to do more than they thought they could. It’s leading the way by rolling up your sleeves to accomplish a common goal. It’s taking a passion and turning it into your vision. Belonging is what it feels like to work at Marriott. If this sounds like the place for you, join us.

The Courtyard Chicago Oakbrook Terrace, located at 6 Transam Plaza Drive, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181 is currently hiring a Events Specialist SSES.

Responsibilities include: Verify on-property event planning and execution, provide on-property sales support for SS/ES property General Managers, and complete administrative duties. Serve as primary point-of-contact for guests organizing and attending meeting events at property to verify their end-to-end experience operates smoothly. Act as the primary point of contact for the Group Sales Office and Area Sales teams. Collect, develop, and submit content to update property websites on Marriott.com. Administrative duties to be delegated at the discretion of property General Managers.

Follow all company policies and procedures, verify uniform and personal appearance is clean and professional, maintain confidentiality of proprietary information, and protect company assets. Welcome and acknowledge all guests according to company standards, anticipate and address guests’ service needs, assist individuals with disabilities, and thank guests with genuine appreciation. Speak with others using clear and professional language, prepare and review written documents accurately and completely, and answer telephones using appropriate etiquette. Develop and maintain positive working relationships with others, support team to reach common goals, and listen and respond appropriately to guest concerns. Stand, sit, or walk for an extended period of time. Move, lift, carry, push, pull, and place objects weighing less than or equal to 10 pounds without assistance. Perform other reasonable job duties as requested by Supervisors.

Marriott International is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. Marriott International does not discriminate on the basis of disability, veteran status or any other basis protected under federal, state or local laws.