Corporate Sales Manager focused on Extended Stay

Property Marriott Hotel Pontiac
Posted Date 3 months ago(11/28/2023 12:18 PM)
ID
2023-290077
Location
US-MI-Pontiac
Category
Sales & Marketing
Type
Regular
Status
Full-Time

Job Summary

The Sales Manager is responsible for attainment of assigned goals tied to the overall performance of the hotel. The individual will be responsible for effectively soliciting and securing new accounts. The Sales Manager will work in conjunction with the Director of Sales to achieve the hotel’s revenue and market share goals for one or more properties. The focus of sales may vary based on the respective property the associate is assigned to (i.e. Leisure Business Travel Group SMERF). Management-level associates are expected to work as much of each workday as is necessary to complete their job responsibilities; for OEM associates overtime does apply and is calculated accordingly.

Responsibilities

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School diploma or equivalent required; previous Hotel Sales experience preferred.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license for the applicable state.
  • Must possess developed verbal and written communication skills to frequently negotiate convince sell and influence other managerial personnel hotel guest(s) and/or corporate clients.
  • Experience with professional selling skills desired: opening probing supporting closing
  • Must be proficient in general computer knowledge especially Microsoft Office products
  • Must be able to work independently and simultaneously manage multiple tasks; strong organization and presentation skills

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Effectively attain assigned sales and revenue goals as well as solicitation call goals. 
  • Proactively conduct solicitation calls conduct sales tours and entertain clients specific to Leisure SMERF Business Travel (BT) and/or Groups as applicable by property. 
  • Grow existing relationships with assigned accounts specific to Leisure SMERF Business Travel (BT) and/or Groups as applicable by property. 
  • Monitor and evaluate trends within your market segment.
  • Approach all encounters with guests and employees in an attentive friendly courteous and service-oriented manner.
  • Adheres to Aimbridge Hospitality’s established regulations company standards sales standards and sales metrics related.
  • Develop a full working knowledge of the operations and policies of the hotel and applicable departments.
  • Maintain strong visibility in local community and industry organizations as applicable.
  • May assist in implementing and/or participating in special promotions relating to direct sales segments i.e. sales blitzes etc.
  • Attend daily/weekly/monthly meetings and any other functions required by management.
  • Focus on extended stay sales and BT.
  • Perform any other duties as requested by the General Manager or Director of Sales.

Property Details

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Newly Renovated Lobby, Meeting space and brand New Restaurant 'Woodward's'. Travelers will experience Comfort, convenience and contemporary style at the Auburn Hills Marriott Pontiac. Located right off of highway I-75, our hotel provides easy access to a plethora of dynamic destinations. Visitors can spend the day making memories at Auburn Hills, Detroit Zoo, M1 Concourse, Bloomfield Hills and Somerset Mall, or take care of business while enjoying convenience to Volkswagen, GM Powertrain and Chrysler Headquarters. After adventures are done, guests can retreat to our upscale rooms and suites. They can lounge on our pillow top mattresses as their view their favorite shows on our new 50' flat-panel TVs. Satisfy cravings by ordering room service, or visit our newly-renovated Woodward's Restaurant and Lounge for breakfast, lunch, dinner, drinks, and hors d'oeuvres. 

 

Company Overview

As the global leader in third-party hotel management, our growing portfolio represents over 1,550 hotels in all 50 states and 22 countries, from top international lodging brands to luxury hotels, destination resorts and lifestyle hotels. Our associates around the globe are passionate about serving our guests and driving exceptional results, and thrive in a culture where everyone is inspired to be the best. Join a world of possibility with Aimbridge Hospitality.

Benefits

After an initial waiting period, those hired into full time positions are eligible for a competitive benefits package that includes the following:

  • Now offering Daily Pay! Ask your Recruiter for more details
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Coverage
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability Income
  • Term Life and AD&D Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 401k Retirement Plan

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