Director of Sales and Marketing

Hyatt

UAE

Posted
Ref: RP118-717

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Summary
You will be responsible for the efficient running of the Sales and Marketing division in line with company's strategic/commercial priorities and brand standards, whilst meeting colleague, guest and owner expectations.

The Director of Sales and Marketing has direct oversight of the Sales and Marketing operations of the hotel. Responsibilities include the Sales, Marketing, Budget/P&L, revenue forecasting, advertising, marketing, developing and writing business plans, and ownership meetings. Additionally, this role leads the development and implementation of both short-term and long-term strategies in all sales, marketing channels to achieve hotel's revenue goals and increase market share performance.

The Director of Sales and Marketing reports directly to the General Manager.

As a member of the property's Leadership Committee, the Director of Sales and Marketing is a highly visible role with exposure to Senior and Corporate leadership.

Requirements

Qualifications

- Ideally with a university degree or diploma in Business Administration, Marketing or Hospitality Management
- Minimum 2-3 years' work experience as Director of Sales & Marketing
- Luxury Resort Experience preferable
- GCC experience is preferable
- Proven track record in delivering business objectives and Key Performing Indicators
- Excellent written and verbal communication alongside effective problem solving, administrative and interpersonal skills are a must

About the Company

Hyatt was founded by Jay Pritzker in 1957 when he purchased the Hyatt House motel adjacent to the Los Angeles International Airport. Over the following decade, Jay Pritzker and his brother, Donald Pritzker, working together with other Pritzker family business interests, grew the company into a North American management and hotel ownership company, which became a public company in 1962. In 1968, Hyatt International was formed and subsequently became a separate public company. Hyatt Corporation and Hyatt International Corporation were taken private by the Pritzker family business interests in 1979 and 1982, respectively. On December 31, 2004, substantially all of the hospitality assets owned by Pritzker family business interests, including Hyatt Corporation and Hyatt International Corporation, were consolidated under a single entity, now Hyatt Hotels Corporation.

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