Director of Banquets - Hotel del Coronado
Company: Hilton Worldwide, Inc.
Posted on: September 24, 2022
The iconicHotel del Coronadois looking for a talentedDirector of
Banquetsto help lead this incredibly talented team! It's an
exciting time to join the resort with a recently completed $200
million dollar renovation project.
Located on Coronado Island just minutes from Downtown San Diego,
this 28-acre property was built in 1888 and has over 700 rooms (to
include cottages and villas), 96,000 square feet of meeting space,
and 12 food and beverage outlets. This includes 4 restaurants, 2
bars, food truck, marketplace, ice cream shop, and in-room
In this role you will oversee all banquet/catering operations
within thismulti-million dollar food and beverage operation,
managing a large team in a union environment. The ideal candidate
will be an inspirational, positive leader witha talent for training
and developing others, a strong knowledge of industry meeting
trends and a passion for creating memorable experiences.At least
3-5 years experience as a Director of Banquetswith a background in
luxury hotels and high volume banquets is required. Luxury
experience is preferred and Union experience is a plus!
For more information on the property, please visit:
What will I be doing?
As a Director of Banquets, you would be responsible for managing
the daily execution of all banquet functions in the hotel's
continuing effort to deliver outstanding guest service and
financial profitability. Specifically, you would be responsible for
performing the following tasks to the highest standards:
- Manage daily Banquet functions to include, but not limited to,
planning, organizing and executing breakfasts, coffee breaks,
luncheons, dinners, cocktail receptions, galas, etc.
- Oversee the set up of function rooms to include, but not
limited to, the placement of linens, silver, glassware and
chinaware according to event specifications and a full
- Monitor and develop team member performance to include, but not
limited to, providing supervision, scheduling, conducting
counselling and evaluations and delivering recognition and
- Recruit, interview and train team members
- Communicate function specifications, procedures and changes
with affected departments including, but not limited to, the Food
and Beverage, Event Services, Property Operations, Audio Visual and
- Oversee the break down of the function room and ensure proper
storage of equipment
- Ensure compliance with health, safety, sanitation and alcohol
What are we looking for?
Since being founded in 1919, Hilton has been a leader in the
hospitality industry. Today, Hilton remains a beacon of innovation,
quality, and success. This continued leadership is the result of
our Team Members staying true to our Vision, Mission, and Values.
Specifically, we look for demonstration of these Values:
- Hospitality - We're passionate about delivering exceptional
- Integrity - We do the right thing, all the time.
- Leadership - We're leaders in our industry and in our
- Teamwork - We're team players in everything we do.
- Ownership - We're the owners of our actions and
- Now - We operate with a sense of urgency and discipline
In addition, we look for the demonstration of the following key
- Customer Focus
What will it be like to work for Hilton?
Hilton is the leading global hospitality company, spanning the
lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to
extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For nearly a century,
Hilton has offered business and leisure travelers the finest in
accommodations, service, amenities and value. Hilton is dedicated
to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest
experiences across its . Our vision "to fill the earth with the
light and warmth of hospitality" unites us as a team to create
remarkable hospitality experiences around the world every day. And,
our amazing Team Members are at the heart of it all!
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