Reservations Manager

Location
Abingdon
Salary
Up to £25,000 depending on experience
Posted
09 Oct 2017
Closes
06 Nov 2017
Ref
compass/TP/83355/36417/AD
Contact
Ms Ava Drzazgowski
Sector
Hotel jobs
Job Function
Reservations
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

We have an exciting new opportunity in Milton Hill Conference Centre in Abingdon for an experienced Reservations Manager. This role has now become more of a crucial part of this Unit to be able to grow the venues occupancy and revenue. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to implement the role themselves as it’s a new position so you will be handling the role from the very beginning. The role is Monday-Friday working a shift between 8am-6pm but there may be a need to work evenings and weekends where required.

Package description
  • Up to £25,000 per annum dependant on experience
  • Free Car Parking
  • Uniform Supplied
  • Meals on duty
  • Opportunity of joining the Compass pension and share scheme
  • Discounts at various high street stores
Main responsibilities

You’ll be focusing on inventory & rate management, proactive selling and effectively converting enquiries into sales. You will be ensuring guests and potential guests receive a polite, professional and efficient service, ensuring all hotel and company standards are maintained and all current legislation is adhered too. You will be managing the venue’s accommodation rates on the direct channels and all 3rd party channels and upsell all hotel facilities when taking bookings.

Ideal candidate
  • Have previous Reservation manager or coordinator experience
  • Literate and fluent in English.
  • Competent in IT (excel, email, word etc.)
  • Great organisational skills
  • Passionate for customer service
  • Must have enthusiastic, can-do attitude
  • Be able to drive as Public Transport is not widely available
  • Be able to manage rates effectively
About the company
Eurest prides itself on creating contemporary foodservice solutions from the tea-room to the boardroom - and everything in between - for business and workplace industry clients.

We bring exceptional culinary creativity and flair, style and hospitality to employee restaurants, cafés and executive dining rooms.