Hospitality Sales Associate

JN -112019-2086
Chicago Metro Area, Illinois

Our client, a national leader in long-term lodging and conference services, is seeking a driven professional with one or two years of hospitality sales experience for an associate position at their marquee property with a prestigious Chicago location. Growth opportunities are limitless with this successful company known for treating their employees well.

This is a mostly 9-to-5 Monday through Friday position with a tremendous compensation and benefits package that includes:

• Competitive Base Salary

• Team Bonus

• Commission

• 15 Paid Time Off Days

• 10 Paid Holidays

• Blue Cross/Blue Shield Healthcare Package with HAS

• 401(k) with 4% Match and Immediate Vesting

• Professional Development Trade Association Membership and Annual National Conference

• Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, and More

Candidates for this position should have the following accomplishments, qualities, and attributes:

• At least one year of experience in sales or sales support in a lodging or conference center 

• Excellent communication skills (written, verbal, cross-functional)

• Passion for generating new business through outside sales efforts

• Driven by achievement and ability to produce results

• Ability to negotiate contracts and close sales

• Superior organizational skills

• Knowledge of lodging and conference center operations (front desk, housekeeping, F&B service, audio/visual, set-up, break down, etc.)

• Strong work ethic and get-it-done attitude

• Enjoy a fast-paced environment

QUALIFIED AND MOTIVATED candidates please send your resume to Ed Culleeney, Executive Recruiter, SHS or CLICK HERE

The mission of Strategic Hospitality Search (SHS) is to transform excellence-driven companies that deliver a high degree of service in food and beverage verticals such as restaurants, hotels, clubs, caterers, manufacturers, and distributors. The Illinois-based agency provides expert talent-acquisition for businesses nationwide. They empower leaders to achieve higher levels of success by solving cultural challenges such as recruiting exceptional talent; defining organizational purpose; improving employee retention, engagement, and performance; implementing impactful communication practices; and much more. SHS artfully helps you develop a more aligned work environment, resulting in increased profitability and amplified innovation. This is why leaders call on SHS When Talent Matters Most. To find out more, visit www.shs.jobs

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