Convention Services Manager

Le Méridien St. Louis Clayton
Saint Louis, MO

Posted May 4, 2021

For chic, stylish, and cultured leisure and business travelers, Le Meridien St Louis Clayton is the hotel that best delivers the art of travel by curating modern, unique, and sophisticated guest experiences that pay homage to the European influence of St. Louis. Le Meridien St Louis Clayton is currently looking for a driven Convention Services Manager to join our sales team!

JOB OVERVIEW:

A Convention Services Manager would be responsible for the overall success of the group and catering bookings from the time of contract to final bill closure through detailed internal and external communication, thoughtful and timely client managements, function space yielding, and strategic upselling

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Details all definite group and catering business
  • Communicate details via various methods to hotel staff
  • Assist clients with menu selection
  • Uncovers and activates upselling opportunities
  • Maintains accurate room, food, and beverage pick up
  • Ensures sold items and experiences transition from contract to event
  • Maintains relationship with client and stakeholders during planning process and while on-property
  • Co-creates custom menus with Food and Beverage team
  • Ensures final bill accuracy before presentation
  • Adheres to and maintains all SOPs regarding files, contracts, signatures, and billing
  • Reaches Event Service Score goals quarterly
  • Maintain knowledge of the hotel’s competitive set and industry trends

REQUIRED SKILLS & ABILITIES:

  • Exceptional communication skills (oral and written)
  • Attention to detail
  • Previous custom menu experience
  • CI/TY knowledge (Preferred)
  • Basic knowledge of hotel reservations and operations
  • High level understanding of food and beverage cost

Le Méridien St. Louis Clayton

7730 Bonhomme Avenue

Saint Louis, MO 63105

Telephone (314) 863-0400

Our Hotel

Le Meridien St. Louis Clayton is where the creative minded, the culture seekers, and those who live to savor the moment unlock the destination of St. Louis. With 268 thoughtfully designed guestrooms and 17,000 square feet of stylish event space, we guide our guests through the nuances of what makes this city great. Located in the epicenter of the chic Clayton business district, minutes from Forest Park and downtown Saint Louis, this Clayton hotel celebrates art through an effortless blend of simplicity and comfort with style and detail. Delight in the nostalgia of form and function in our nod to Mid Century Modern design while remaining fearless to indulge in the new and exciting inside our food and beverage programs. Join us in this genuine journey while we pay homage to the European heritage of St. Louis through curated guest experiences and the elevated custom of service.


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