If you have a background in hotel operations, a passion for the hospitality industry and demonstrated sales and marketing experience, join the InterContinental Hotel Group as a Franchise Sales and Marketing Manager for Western Canada (Edmonton, Calgary, Vancouver)!
Based in either Calgary or Edmonton, the Franchise Sales and Marketing Manager, Western Canada:
- Provides hands-on sales, marketing and sales consultation to property Director of Sales and General Managers for all IHG brands in both franchised and company managed hotels.
- Develops strategy and objectives for hotels in an assigned geographical region to drive measurable, incremental revenue.
- Works with individual hotel teams to identify skill development areas, coordinates sales, marketing resources and uncovers new opportunities for the extended stay business.
- Implements tracking measures to measure performance of sales and/or marketing initiatives in area of responsibility.
- Ensures the proper team is in place to fulfill goals and objectives.
- Open to travel up to 60%.
Do you have what it takes? Of course you do, because you have:
- Bachelors or Master’s Degree in Hotel Management, Business, or a relevant field of work. An equivalent combination of education and work-related experience in hotel operations is also a great asset.
- 5 + years of progressive work-related experience (5 years hotel sales experience in a mid-sized property as a Director of Sales, and experience including the development and execution of tactical sales programs (business plans) as well as regional or multi-hotel corporate experience).
So… What's your passion? Whether you're into tennis, shopping or karaoke, at IHG we're interested in YOU. At IHG we employ people who apply the same amount of care and passion to their jobs as they do their hobbies - people who put our guests at the heart of everything they do. And we're looking for more people like this to join our friendly and professional team.
In return we'll give you a competitive financial and benefits package. Hotel discounts worldwide are available as well as the chance to work with a great team of people. Most importantly, we'll give you the room to be yourself.