Catering & Events Manager

September 19, 2021

Location: Hobart
Company: The Tasman, a Luxury Collection Hotel
Full Time

The Tasman, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Hobart, is located just steps from Hobart’s waterfront and the city’s top restaurants and attractions. The Tasman is a unique combination of Modern Contemporary, Art Deco and Heritage architecture. Presenting 152 luxuriously appointed guest rooms and suites with carefully restored features and adorned with exclusive art pieces from local artists, The Tasman reflects the true spirit of the destination.

The Opportunity 

We are now inviting applications for an engaging and driven Catering & Events Manager. In this diverse role, you will be responsible for leading a small team to create memorable guest experiences through planning and coordinating events from small scale to large scale. This role requires a high standard of attention to detail, flexibility, exceptional communication skills and a professional can-do attitude. This is your chance to work with a supportive team and be part of opening Australia’s first Luxury Collection Hotel with what will be the leading Luxury conferencing and events program in Tasmania.

This is a Full Time position that will require the successful candidate to work a flexible roster to ensure that events are planned and coordinated appropriately, with the team providing 7-day coverage of the events office.

About You

  • Experience working in similar attendant position, with at least 1-2 years in a managerial or large scale role
  • Strong work ethic and exceptional customer service skills 
  • Immaculate personal presentation standards and excellent attention to detail
  • Passion for planning, leading and coordinating bespoke events and conferencing
  • Excellent communication skills via email, phone and in person
  • Valid Responsible Service of Alcohol Certificate
  • Full working rights in Australia

To Apply

If you are truly passionate about delivering the highest standards and want to be part of a diverse team who deliver exceptional hospitality, then please submit your application today. 

Rewards for work, benefits for your lifestyle 

  • You will join a supportive, progressive and highly experienced team 
  • You can be part of something unique – a rare opportunity to join our pre-opening team 
  • A variety of generous benefits and discounts for Associates, Family and Friends across all Marriott properties worldwide 
  • Vast career and learning and development opportunities
  • A generous Incentive program to compliment your salary  
  • Wellbeing programs and initiatives 
  • Enjoy a relaxed lifestyle with easy access to world-class events like Mona Foma, Taste of Tasmania and Sydney to Hobart yacht race (just to name a few) 

We expect to welcome and onboard the successful candidate in November 2021, in line with our 1 December opening.  Shortlisted candidates will be contacted directly.

Connect your passions with a rewarding opportunity.

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted directly.

Marriott International is an equal opportunity employer. We believe in hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive, people-first culture. We are committed to non-discrimination on any protected basis, such as disability and veteran status, or any other basis covered under applicable law.

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