Hotel Du Vin

Events & Groups Co-ordinator - Hotel du Vin, Wimbledon

Wimbledon Park, London
£21,000 per annum
18 Oct 2016
15 Nov 2016
Job Type
Full Time

Our appeal is all down to our attitude. Simple yet sophisticated. Informal yet luxurious. Elegant yet unpretentious. It’s a commitment to doing the little things brilliantly. We’re justifiably proud of our collection of 16 townhouse and city-centre properties. Each Hotel du Vin has its own character, shaped by the architecture, history and sensitive conversion of the original building. At the heart of each, our bistros serve French classics with a British twist. And thanks to our close relationships with vineyards and winemakers, our cosy, low-lit bars offer many of the world’s finest and best-kept secret wines.

In return you get to work for great brands with like-minded people with an award winning benefit package including:

  • A range of fabulous flexible benefits to help you outside of work – including health & life insurance.
  • A contributory Pension Scheme
  • A Childcare scheme providing tax credits on any childcare you may be paying.
  • Service Charge (department specific) which will be performance driven
  • Free uniform
  • Annual People Awards
  • Amazing People Engagement and Activity Plan
  • Employee assistance scheme to help you navigate through life’s challenges
  • Generous holiday entitlement
  • Fantastic company discounts including staff rates & Food & Beverage discounts at all of our exciting locations
  • Major high street discounts –helpful when buying things to treat you or others!

Events and Groups Co-ordinator:

  • You will be required to support the coordination of Sale and Events within the hotel.
  • To oversee the hotel reservations & inventory.
  • To administer the Hotels Sales & Events diary.
  • You will be working alongside revenue to ensure effective management of hotel inventory.
  • Work closely with Hotel General Manager, Hotel Sales & Events Manager, Brand Revenue Manager and Central Revenue team.
  • To support the Management Team in developing a positive sales culture through our people.
  • To collate feedback post event and present weekly to Hotel Management.
  • You must be passionate about hospitality and delivering amazing service to our guests.
  • Events and Groups Co-ordinator must be organized, an excellent communicator, and hands-on, with excellent attention to detail.
  • Experience in a similar quality hotel is beneficial but not necessary, however, service with a smile and personality is a must.

We are offering a competitive salary per annum and an award winning benefit package including -

  • Range of flexible benefits including life insurance.
  • A contributory pension scheme.
  • Childcare scheme.
  • Employee assistance scheme.
  • 31 days holiday per annum.
  • Company discounts including staff rates and major high street discounts.

We also offer award winning training and development programmes for those who would like to take a step up the career ladder. We are a company continually evolving, developing and growing. A company full of opportunities.

Hotel Description

The property has been sensitively refurbished into a Hotel du Vin whilst maintaining all the personality and individuality already present in this beautiful 19th Century home. Cannizaro House has a rich history, dating back to 1819, having played host to Lord Tennyson, Oscar Wilde and even the last Maharajah of the Punjab, its walls have born witness to some of history’s most vibrant characters. Located within 34 acres of Cannizaro Park and adjacent to Wimbledon Common, the hotel offers a tranquil setting yet is well connected, within the M25 and just 25 minutes from central London by frequent public transport. Aside from nearby boutique shopping and extensive parkland the hotel sits close to the All England Club, the home of tennis, which for a fortnight each year hosts the Wimbledon Tennis Championships attracting interest and personalities from around the world.