Hyatt Associate Director of Sales in CHICAGO, Illinois

Description:

At Hyatt, we believe our guests select Hyatt because of our caring and attentive associates who are focused on providing efficient service and meaningful experiences.

The Associate Director of Sales is an experienced senior level hotel sales role that reports directly to the Director of Sales. Responsibilities include managing and leading the sales staff as well as managing select key accounts. The position is typically an 18 – 24 month commitment with a clear goal to experience the training and developed necessary to become a future Director of Sales for Hyatt. The ADOS responsibilities include but are not limited to the mentoring and training sales staff, recruitment and hiring of sales staff, leading sales meetings, working with catering and convention services, involvement with the annual business plan process, forecasting, owners meetings, systems training, report analysis, P&L management, business travel and tradeshows, customer entertainment, community involvement and networking. This position may be required to serve as Director in the absence of the Director of Sales. The ideal candidate will have a background of managing a sales team and working with large group bookings.

Hyatt associates work in an environment that demands exceptional performance yet reaps great rewards. Whether it’s career opportunities, job enrichment or a supportive work environment, if you are ready for this challenge, then we are ready for you.

Qualifications:

A minimum of 3-5 years previous sales experience, proficient in general computer knowledge, supervisory experience, and able to train and monitor the process of sending referrals, setting traces and profiling accounts. Excellent customer relations, communication, presentation and organization skills of utmost importance.

Primary Location: US-IL-Chicago
Organization: Hyatt Regency McCormick Place
Pay Basis: Yearly
Job Level: Full-time
Job: Sales
Req ID: CHI008929