With a convenient location and modern event venues, Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel is an ideal destination. Stay between the scenic campuses of University of Pennsylvania and Drexel University, top universities in the nation. Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the 30th Street Station are also nearby, allowing you to easily access the historic sites of the city. Well-designed hotel rooms and suites offer everything you need for a successful visit.
Davidson Hotels & Resorts offers a rich benefit program including 3 tiers of medical coverage, one being a Health Reimbursement Account (HRA) with company contributed funds. In addition, we have multiple free benefits which tie into our health coverage including: 24/7 Teledoc services, a Maternity Program, CancerCARE, and Free Maintenance Medications. Enrollments are completed by licensed counselors who will help you tailor a plan to best fit you and your families needs! Along with Medical we offer Vision and Dental insurance; as well as company paid Life Insurance, Long Term Disability, and Short Term Disability. There are a variety of other coverages our team members can choose to elect such as Short Term Disability Buy-Up, Critical Illness, Accident Insurance, Home and Auto insurance, Legal Assistance, and Pet Insurance. We also offer hotel discounts, Tuition Reimbursement, EAP program, emergency travel assistance, and Paid Time Off (vacation, sick, bereavement, and Holidays). Davidson contributes a company match for any team member participating in 401k, along with a Roth option including 41 different investment options. We recognize our team members with service awards at every 5 year increment, our people are the cornerstones of our success, and employee satisfaction helps us achieve our strategic goals and create value in everything we do! To learn more about Davidson Hotels & Resorts visit our website, www.DavidsonHotels.com and apply today!
Event Planning Manager acts a liaison between the customer and hotel sales person to provide direction and supervision during execution of meeting and banquet functions or event. Will be available to customers during event to solve problems and suggest alternatives to previous arrangements. They will directly serve group and catering customers in a proactive manner working with the logistics of group room blocks, food and beverage, public meeting space, and billing processes. Will play an important role in the achievement of re-booking group business for future dates while demonstrating effective upsell skills to obtain maximum profit.
- Bachelor's degree and/or 2+ years of hotel sales experience
- 1-year food and beverage experience
- Strong understanding of negotiation and interpretation of contracts
- Developed business communication skills, both written and verbal
- Working knowledge of computers and Microsoft office
- Present a professional appearance and confidence
- Ability to communicate effectively with public and other Team Members
- Strong time management skills, and ability to work under pressure
- Experience with major Hospitality Sales CRM systems
Davidson Hospitality Group is an award-winning, full-service hospitality management company overseeing hotels, restaurants, dining and entertainment venues across the US. A trusted partner and preferred operator for Hilton, Hyatt, Kimpton, Marriott, and Margaritaville, Davidson offers a unique entrepreneurial management style and owners' mentality that provides the individualized personal service of a small company, enhanced by the breadth and depth of skill and experience of a larger company. In keeping with the company's heritage of delivering value, Davidson is comprised of four highly specialized operating verticals: Davidson Hotels, Pivot, Davidson Resorts and Davidson Restaurant Group.
In keeping with the company's heritage of delivering value to its owners and team members, Davidson offers a rich benefit program with a variety of benefits designed to enrich the lives and well-being of our team members and their families.
- Three Tiers of Medical Coverage
- 24/7 Healthcare Concierge
- 24/7 Teledoc service
- Maternity Program
- Cancer Program
- Free Maintenance Medications
- Vision Insurance
- Dental Insurance
- Company Paid Life Insurance, Long Term Disability, and Short Term Disability
- Life Insurance Buy Ups
- Short Term Disability Buy-Up
- Critical Illness
- Accident Insurance
- Hospital Indemnity
- Home and Auto insurance
- Legal Assistance
- Pet Insurance
- Hotel Discounts
- Tuition Reimbursement
- EAP Program
- Emergency Travel Assistance
- Paid Time Off (vacation, sick, bereavement, and Holidays)
- 401K Match
- Team Member Service Awards
Working at Davidson is like nowhere else. It's less of a job, more of a calling. It's part career, part revolution. Because whatever you do here, you play a part in helping redefine the way quality hospitality is delivered to our guests, our clients, our partners, and each other.
EOE AA- Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation
Davidson Hospitality is a drug free workplace. Pre-employment drug test and background check required. We participate in E-Verify.