Head of Meetings & Events
Hotel Kämp is like a celebrity of the Finnish hotel business, the one everyone knows and whose fame and success are both envied and admired. Kämp is a hotel for cosmopolitan, quality-conscious, fashionable, cultivated, demanding guests. At Hotel Kämp, guests always expect to receive the very best. The Food & Beverage services in the hotel are extensive and comprehensive. Our goal is to offer our guests experiences throughout the day. Our Brasserie restaurant is inspired by French cuisine. Restaurant also serves sumptuous breakfast and classic afternoon tea. With the help of accompanying Kämp Bar, these two create a restaurant experience worth remembering. In Meetings and Events, we want to make our guest´s events unforgettable one. Since the opening of the hotel in 1887, Kämp has been the place to meet and celebrate when something important has happened.
Now, we are looking for Head of Meetings and Events to ensure that traditions are maintained, and new stories created for future generations. Position is permanent and full-time, starting as soon as possible.
The main task is to plan and execute all the relevant operations that will aim to provide excellent service to our guests together with the team. Therefore, to be successful at work, you need strong organizational skills, a real passion for creating unforgettable experiences, and a desire to lead by example. As guests are in the core of our business your regular tasks include guest service, and planning and updating the work shifts according to business. Developing the standards and setting targets as well as following up those, handling guest feedback and motivating the team are also central part of the day. Budgeting, forecasting and reporting are part of this sales and goal-oriented role. Support for our sales functions and personal sales activities are as well important. Our operations are open all year around and as we have many evening events, you need to be prepared to work even in the evenings and holidays to give your full support to the team.
You are the person we are looking for if you have strong managerial experience in meeting and event operations and delivering flawless, detailed service is important to you. Your communication skills are grounded to a positive attitude that can turn potential challenges into success. We appreciate the initiative to work, systematic and flexible attitude. You can communicate at least in Finnish and in English. The genuine interest of taking care of our guests' unique events in accordance with the values of Hotel Kämp, putting your own person in the game, is essential.
We offer you an interesting opportunity to work and develop our F&B operations in one of the most known hotels in the Nordic countries. We also offer you the versatile staff benefits in Nordics by Kämp Collection Hotels and Nordic Choice Hotels. Our company is a non-smoking working environment.
Curious and excited about the position? If you would like to know more about the task, please contact F&B Director Tea Andergård: firstname.lastname@example.org. Submit your application and salary request as soon as possible - but no later than November 24th, as we will go through applicants already during application period. We only consider the applications received through the search link.