Conference and Event Manager

Embassy Suites North Charleston Convention Center

5055 International Blvd, North Charleston, SC 29418

Full Time

Posted On April 8, 2024

Job Details

The Conference and Event Manager, your primary role is to be the bridge between our clients and the hotel operations team. You’ll ensure events are detailed and executed seamlessly by managing group and event sales bookings, optimizing revenues, and uncover up-sell opportunities while positively impacting our guests, fellow associates, and local communities. Exceptional time management and attention to detail are vital to ensure all aspects of the event are carefully planned and executed within specified timelines. The role also requires timely and effective communication with clients, vendors, and internal teams to address inquiries, provide progress updates, and ensure seamless execution of the event.

Daily Pay
Significant Travel Discounts on Marriott and/or Hilton properties
401k Plans
Medical Insurance
Other property specific benefits

Status: Non- Exempt
Pay Range: $28.00/hour – $31.00/hour.

Required Prior Experience:
Minimum four (4) years of Conference & Event servicing experience or four (4) years in hotel Event Services, Banquet, or Group Sales or an equivalent combination of education and experience

Preferred Prior Experience:
Prior experience with the Group, and/or Local Social Event market segments

Required Education:
High school diploma or equivalent experience

Preferred Education:
Bachelor’s degree in business administration, Marketing, Hotel and Restaurant Management, or related major

Preferred Licenses/ Certification:
Certified Meeting Professional (CMP)