Sales and Catering Coordinator

  • Hyatt House Pleasant Hill
  • Pleasant Hill, CA, USA
  • Nov 18, 2019
Full time Banquet Staff Sales and Marketing

Job Description

Performs administrative functions in support of property sales and catering team in an effort to provide timely and accurate service to internal departments and external customers.

Potential Career Path

Sales, Catering or Conference Services Manager - Director of Catering or Director of Sales

Essential Job Functions

  • Promptly answer telephone calls and communicate relevant account information to managers and departments.
  • Type and process correspondence, proposals, banquet event orders and contracts as directed by management.
  • Distribute memos, contracts, resumes, room requests, amenities and other communication as it relates to sales and catering to relevant departments.
  • Act as a liaison between Sales/Catering Directors and Managers and other departments to properly communicate information needed for upcoming events including distribution of BEO's, resumes and changes.
  • Politely and professionally converse with clients and respond to all inquiries.
  • Coordinate as appropriate with other departments to ensure seamless delivery of service and guest satisfaction.
  • Maintain filing and retaining necessary copies of contracts and correspondence in accordance with established standards.
  • File and organize copies of contracts and correspondence ensuring records are up to date.
  • Reserve and confirm rooms, meeting space, and banquet space when necessary.
  • Follow sustainability guidelines and practices related to HHM's EarthView program.
  • Perform other duties as requested by management.

Position Requirements

  • High School diploma or Bachelor's Degree preferred, but not required.
  • Previous hotel sales or catering experience preferred, but not required.

Work Environment and Context

  • Work schedule varies and may include occasionally working on holidays, evenings on weekends.
  • Required to sit for extended periods, lift up to 10 pounds, bend, reach, use hands and fingers to operate keyboard.

What We Believe

People Are Our Capability - Hearts That Serve - Only Excellence - Stay Nimble - Own It

Set 3 miles from Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Water Park, this modern all-suite hotel off Interstate 680 is 15 miles from downtown Oakland.

Bright, contemporary studios feature free Wi-Fi, sofas, kitchenettes and flat-screen TVs. The 1- and 2-bedroom suites add separate living rooms.

Parking and a local shuttle are complimentary. Additional amenities include an outdoor pool and a sports court, plus a fitness center. There's also a bar and a 24/7 convenience store, as well as a business center and meeting facilities.