Part Time Meetings and Events Operations Assistant
at Edwardian Hotels London - Careers Site

Date Posted: 28/11/2018

Job Description

 

 

Corporate/The May Fair/ 10204_25564_RPT_F02

 


At the heart of Edwardian Hotels London is a simple founding belief, that from back of house to the boardroom we are all Hosts. Everyone is encouraged to express their individuality and initiative, and to bring their passion to work. (We may wear uniforms, but we don’t believe in uniformity.)

Everything we do is driven by a desire to exceed our guests’, clients and partners expectations. To surprise and delight. To make the time our guests choose to spend with us genuinely exceptional. So that even the shortest stay with us, will last long in their memory. Everyone who works here does this every day across our portfolio of brands, in highly prestigious locations in London and beyond.

For 40 years Edwardian Hotels  London has built upon this ambition, and as a family owned company we’re proud of the freedom our independence gives us to grow our business on a relentless and memorable curve – upwards.

With an enviable collection of luxurious distinctive hotels and restaurants such as The May Fair Hotel, Radisson Blu Edwardian London Hotels, Steak and Lobster, Scoff and Banter, May Fair Kitchen, Annayu and May Fair Bar; in the most desirable locations of the UK's most vibrant cities, EHL's vision is unique: To Be Memory Makers.

Being a Memory Maker as a Meeting and Events Operations Assistant

In this role, you will become part of the Edwardian family and work within M and E Operations in The May Fair

The Meeting and Events Operations Assistant Role

Participates in the day-to-day running of all operational aspects of the C and B department

Implements the set-up of rooms and other public areas in accordance with Radisson Blu Edwardians standards and ensures that all C and B rooms are maintained to do the show-round Standards at all times

Assumes responsibility for the set up and service of tea/coffee, breakfast, lunch and dinner for C and B

Operates cloak-room service as required

Refreshes conference rooms and prepares the mise-en-place

Assists in cleaning all storage areas, still rooms and bars on a regular basis

To work closely with the Conference and Banqueting Operations Team Leader to achieve success indicators and perform effectively in areas of responsibility

To assume the responsibility of keeping up-to-date with food and beverage products, and to find out about daily menus

Adheres to billing procedures and invoices extra charges incurred during meetings

Attends daily pre-shift meetings to discuss event detail, special requests and product development

 



Key Requirements

 

 

Meeting and Events Operations Assistant Requirements

Previous experience as C and B Waiting Staff / Meeting and Events Operations Assistant in a 4-5* Hotel or in a destination restaurant

Has a good level of Food and Beverage product knowledge

Has a good command of the English language

Is able to use IT applications, including Opentable, E-mail, Micros

Ability to deliver the finest customer service

Create a friendly working environment at all times

To have a fantastic attention to detail in all aspects of the role

 



 We Believe In Developing and Delighting Our Hosts So You Will Receive:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Complimentary 2 night stay in a luxury Edwardian Hotel of your choice (after two years service)
  • Preferential accommodation rates for all Edwardian Hotels for Hosts, friends and family
  • Discounts on food and beverage up to 30% in all Edwardian restaurants and bars
  • Discounts on Spas and beauty treatments
  • Hot meals and salad bar, teas, coffees and juices provided each day
  • Uniforms provided per role requirement

All Hosts must have valid permission to live and work in the United Kingdom. Verification of documentation will be undertaken as part of the recruitment process.

 

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time/Part-Time
  • Location: London, Greater London
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 28/11/2018

About Us

Welcome to Edwardian Hotels London.

Edwardian Hotels London is a collection of luxury hotels in central London, Heathrow, and Manchester. Our hotels provide luxury without pretension. Individually designed rooms, the latest technology, new meeting spaces, chic restaurants and bars and service that focuses on every detail of your stay, so that you do not have to.

With an enviable collection of distinctive hotels and restaurants such as The May Fair Hotel, Radisson Blu Edwardian London Hotels, Steak and Lobster, Scoff and Banter, May Fair Kitchen, Annayu and May Fair Bar; in the most desirable locations of the UK's most vibrant cities, Edwardian Hotel's vision is unique: To Be Memory Makers.