As the world's largest family of luxury hotels, we all take great pride in being genuine ambassadors of the InterContinental® brand.
Shaped by decades of international know-how and local insights, our passion for luxury travel spans cultures and customs. Inspiring us to create warm and sophisticated experiences for those seeking a richer perspective on the world.
As the first InterContinental Resort to land in Australia, InterContinental Sanctuary Cove Resort reflects the grand, graceful architecture of a classic Queensland estate, nestled within the beautiful surrounds of Sanctuary Cove. As an event professional, it’s a playground of possibilities like you’ve never seen before. A blank canvas and sanctuary of lagoon sands and lush grounds, paving the way for unique event spaces bursting with that inimitable “wow” factor all inspired by the vibrancy of Sanctuary Cove. From fire-rimmed beaches to marina lawn marquees and elite golf courses – the possibilities are endless, for the events you’ll get to execute and your career!
At InterContinental Sanctuary Cove Resort we are looking for Assistant Event Services Manager to join our Events Team.
Your day to day
In this role, you’ll be able to combine your passion of hospitality, and bringing to life unforgettable guest experiences with the opportunity to work closely with the Food and Beverage leadership team supporting and leading the Banquets operation, and our experienced team.
The moment a guest arrives at one of our events, they walk into a genuinely memorable experience. And in this key pivotal role reporting to the Assistant Food & Beverage Manager, you’ll work closely with the event planning team to ensure the smooth and efficient service of event operations; co-ordinating the day to day operations of the events space to achieve set financial and guest experience targets.
You will also be responsible for developing and motivating colleagues and promoting a positive team culture where our colleagues are driven and empowered to deliver a guest experience that is unique and brings the brand to life. In addition having coaching and developing all team members around departmental ways of working and ensuring the team has been up skilled to work across multiple outlets within the food & beverage operation. You will also support the Resort’s responsible business priorities around our community and environmental initiatives.
What we need from you
The ideal candidate must have;
· Leadership experience within a large event operation, preferably within a hotel or resort environment.
· An outgoing and positive person with the ability to work alongside a team who is looking for an opportunity to use your technical skills in a diverse and challenging but exciting environment.
· Flexibility to work various shifts including evenings, overnights, weekends and public holidays across a seven day roster.
· A current Australian driver’s license and Queensland RSA
· Meet the legal requirements to work in this country with no restrictions.
What we offer
IHG are more than just a great place to stay, we are also one of Australia’s best employers. We are looking for exceptional people like you to greet the world and be the spark that makes us even better.
Join us and you’ll become part of the global IHG family – and like all families, all our individual team members share some winning characteristics. As a team, we work better together – we trust and support each other, we do the right thing and we welcome different perspectives. You need to show us you care: that you notice the little things that make a difference to guests as well as always looking for ways to improve.
We’ll reward all your hard work with a great salary and benefits – including a uniform, great room discount and superb training; we’ll give you every opportunity to grow vertically, functionally, geographically, and personally. As part of the IHG family with more than 5,300 hotels in over 100 countries, the world is your oyster - visit www.http://careers.ihg.com to find out more about us.
So go on - show us how your passion and personality are the perfect fit to deliver memorable experiences to our guests and click apply now.