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Director of Event Services (Banquets)

Company: Hyatt Corporation
Location: Dallas
Posted on: September 17, 2020

Job Description:

Director of Event Services (Banquets) in DALLAS , Texas Description:

Thompson Dallas part of Hyatt Corporation will make its Texas debut at The National, a 52 story building boasting a midcentury-modern hexagon design, rising prominently above the Dallas skyline. Designed to encompass an entire city block, Thompson Dallas will offer 219 guestrooms including 52 suites, 2 defining dining options and 20,000 sq feet of stunning event space. Other amenities will include a resort style pool, custom curated fitness facility, spa, and dog park. Thompson Dallas will bring guests and community together through an inspired tribute to history, design and culture.

Our Hyatt Culture is represented by our mission, values, and goals through: Innovation, Respect, Service-Orientation and Inclusion. Innovative, Hyatt employees are forward thinking and passionate as we seek new ways to advance in the hospitality industry. Respect, Hyatt employees are inspired by team spirit and camaraderie. Service-Oriented, Hyatt employees are customer focused by providing authentic hospitality in every way every time. Diversity and Inclusion, Diversity is an integral part of who we are and what we represent.

Goal of the Director of Event Services (Banquets) : Effectively and proactively monitors the daily functions of the (Banquet) Events Department. This is including providing support and guidance to the entire banquet team. This also includes working and communicating closely with all relevant hotel departments and to ensure a successful and effective event resulting in a positive guest experience.

The Director of Event Services (Banquets) Responsibilities may include:

Supports and Manages the Events Department while working closely with the Food and Beverage Director and other hotel departments. Leadership responsibilities may also include Convention Services Set Up and Banquet Beverage.

Supervise, Empower, Lead, Coach and Motivate the Banquet team including captains, food servers, and lead house attendants towards achieving exceptional guest service results and complete associate engagement

Ability to assist the hotel in reaching top box service scores on our Meeting Planner surveys. Ensure thorough communication and understanding with guests and other departments by reviewing Banquet Event Orders. Responsible for the appropriate and timely set up of all functions and meetings while maintaining standards of food, beverage and meeting specifications

Responsible for proactively reviewing staffing and equipment needs

Responsible for ensuring coordination and execution of all events with Culinary, Stewarding, Catering/CS, CS Floor and Beverage

Responsible for maintaining a high energy, positive, professional appearance

Responsible for short and long term banquet functions in the front and back of the house

Creates an environment establishing highest standards of quality service and ensures implementation through effective hiring, training development, promotion and continuous reinforcement.

Administrative tasks may include the facilitation of payroll, reports, forecasts, point of sale procedures, inventory and budget for food and beverage functions

Performing daily walk-throughs in banquet department and all function space and storerooms to ensure full compliance with Department of Health regulations and Thompson Dallas standards

Director of Event Services (Banquets) are an integral part of the hotel's overall Food and Beverage team. Your colleagues will work along with the Restaurant Manager, Executive Steward, Beverage Manager, and Room Service Manager to ensure a successful Food & Beverage Team. Experience in the previous mentioned areas will guide you to the next step in your career path as an Assistant Food & Beverage Director.

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

Qualifications:

Full Time Management Position that requires full flexibility, including the ability to work weekends and holidays and a varied schedule

A true desire to understand and anticipatethe needs of others in a fast paced environment

Refined verbal and written communication skills

Must be proficient in general computer knowledge

Candidates should be extremely creative, innovative, detail oriented and organized

Hotel experience and a thorough understanding of all levels of banquet service

Previous experience as a Banquet Director preferred

Must possess the following strengths: high energy, entrepreneurial spirit, motivational leader, effective communicator, strong developer and trainer and effective in providing exceptional customer service

Primary Location: US-TX-Dallas

Pay Basis: Yearly

Job Level: Full-time

Hyatt is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, age, religion, disability, veteran status, genetic information, citizenship status or any other group protected by law.

Keywords: Hyatt Corporation, Dallas , Director of Event Services (Banquets), Other , Dallas, Texas

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