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Marriott Event Operations Supervisor in United Kingdom

Job Number 21139625

Job Category Food and Beverage & Culinary

Location Leeds Marriott Hotel, 4 Trevelyan Square, Leeds, WEST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom

Brand Marriott Hotels Resorts

Schedule Full-Time

Relocation? N

Position Type Non-Management

Located Remotely? N

Marriott International portfolio of brands includes both JW Marriott and Marriott Hotels.

Marriott Hotels , Marriott International’s flagship brand with more than 500 global locations, is advancing the art of hosting so that our guests can travel brilliantly. As a host with Marriott Hotels, you will help keep this promise by delivering premium choices, sophisticated style, and well-crafted details. With your skills and imagination, together we will innovate and reinvent the future of travel.

JW Marriott is part of Marriott International's luxury portfolio and consists of more than 80 beautiful properties in gateway cities and distinctive resort locations around the world. JW believes our associates come first. Because if you’re happy, our guests will be happy. It’s as simple as that. Our hotels offer a work experience unlike any other, where you’ll be part of a community and enjoy a true camaraderie with a diverse group of co-workers. JW creates opportunities for training, development, recognition and most importantly, a place where you can really pursue your passions in a luxury environment. Treating guests exceptionally starts with the way we take care of our associates. That’s The JW Treatment™.

Event Operations Supervisor

Full Time 40hrs

Position Summary

See where your journey can take you. At Marriott International, we believe in seizing opportunities and making your own adventure. A world of opportunity pulls up to your bar with every guest you meet – and you never know who might show up next. That big world also extends to our global, diverse family of associates. Like most families, we’re a group of unique individuals who bring different strengths, styles, personalities and interests to the table. And this makes every single day a new discovery. So, we ask, where will your journey take you?

The Leeds Marriott Hotel compromises immaculately appointed guest rooms and suites, each one overflowing with fantastic perks like comfortable bedding, a flat-screen TV, a spacious work desk, high-speed Wi-Fi and a coffee and tea maker. Those seeking an elevated experience in the city centre can book one of our Executive rooms for complimentary access to our Lounge. Our hotel offers an on-site 24/7 Guest Fitness Centre, a vibrant bar and expertly crafted steakhouse fare at our signature Cast Iron Bar & Grill. Choose our hotel for your next business occasion or social event to benefit from 17 well-designed, flexible event spaces and knowledgeable planning and catering teams. You'll be thrilled with our central location near the city's most celebrated destinations, including First Direct Arena and the University of Leeds.

What you’ll do

  • Manage all event operations

  • Attend to guests needs with high standards

  • Lead staff and delegate workloads

  • Maintain cleanliness and upkeep of all event spaces

  • Ensure meeting and event rooms are set with high attention to detail

  • Process all payment methods and complete cashier reports

What we’re looking for

  • A great communicator

  • A passionate leader

  • An outgoing personality

  • A positive mind-set

  • An impeccable eye for detail

The impact you’ll make

You are a bright leader who is always on the lookout for improving service and going the extra mile. When you are on the floor, you create an energy that is both welcoming and exciting. You take pride in delivering first class customer service and event delivery, a warm conversation, and helpful suggestions. When you shine, our guests will look forward to starting their day with you.

Rewards for work, benefits for your lifestyle

You’ll be supported in and out of the workplace through:

  • Discounts on hotel rooms, gift shop items, food and beverage

  • Learning and development opportunities

  • Recognition programs including incentives and an annual awards celebration

  • Wellbeing programs including free massages and chiropody sessions

  • Encouraging management

  • Team-spirited colleagues

This role requires the ability to move and lift up to 25lbs. Standing, sitting or walking for extended periods of time and ensuring a professional appearance in a clean uniform are also required. Prior to employment, we’ll ask you to complete safety training and certification.

Connect your passions with a rewarding opportunity

You’re enthusiastic about service. And with us, you'll get to both refine and showcase your craft of creating connections with guests and your team. Join us and grow through opportunities to explore the business, opening yourself to various career options. No matter your path, we’ll make sure you feel right at home.