C&E Team Member

HI Guildford

The Opportunity

An exciting position has risen for a Conference & Events Team Member to join the Conference and Events Team, the role will involve preparing meeting rooms, meeting and greeting guests, assisting with weddings and other events and meetings, whilst at all times delivering a high level of personalised and professional service.

As a Conference & Events Team Member you will have a positive and engaging demeanour, with a can-do attitude at all times. You will be responsible for meeting the needs of the conference organisers and will ensure that you communicate efficiently at all times.

Benefits

  • Our enviable employee discounts on bedroom rates;
  • 50% off Food and Beverage within all IHG properties;
  • Driven and motivational training & development initiatives for career growth with recognised qualifications;
  • Free meals on duty;
  • Cycle to Work Scheme;
  • Pension Scheme;
  • Birthday and Anniversary Awards including overnight stay;
  • Employee Assistant Programme (EAP);
  • Free uniform;
  • Internal vacancy opportunities;
  • Department Incentive bonus schemes;
  • Everyday discounts from high street retailers and more

Ideal Candidate

  • You will be a fantastic communicator with a can-do attitude
  • You will have a positive and engaging demeanour
  • Previous experience managing large scale events ideal
  • You will ideally have experience working in busy F&B operations
  • Previous hotel experience ideal
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to multi-task while meeting deadlines
  • As the Conference & Events team work according to an organised schedule, flexibility to work according to business needs, is key.

Hotel

Holiday Inn Guildford hotel is situated less than two miles from the centre of Guildford, which can be reached in under 10 minutes by car. Guildford station is around a mile away, and trains reach London in about 30 minutes.

We have 168 bedrooms, a conference centre operating 15 meetings rooms, a lovely bar, restaurant, and a large suite for weddings & special events. We are a friendly and approachable team here at the hotel, with a culture which highly encourages personal development.

About us

We have 49 hotels in our growing UK portfolio, international brands Crowne Plaza and Holiday Inn in addition to the recent purchase of Hallmark Hotels under our belt and all in some fantastic locations, it’s no surprise that LGH Hotels Management is the place to be.