Hersha Hospitality Management LP Outside Sales Manager in Sacramento, California
Opportunity: Sales Manager
Manage accounts to achieve guest satisfaction and to solicit past and new business ensuring all revenue goals are achieved or exceeded.
Potential Career Path
Senior Sales Manager - Director of Sales – Area Director of Sales – Regional Director of Sales
Essential Job Functions
Interview, select, train, schedule, coach and support associates, ensuring they perform in accordance with established brand or hotel standards and consistent with HHM core values.
Maximize revenue by selling all facets of the hotel to previous, current and potential clients.
Use professional sales techniques to negotiate the best possible terms and conditions that satisfy customer (internal and external) requirements.
Manage accounts ensuring pertinent aspects of solicitation and closing are complete and documented.
Coordinate various departments' participation in servicing accounts.
Maintain hotel relationships with key accounts to increase customer satisfaction and account revenue.
Develop and conduct persuasive verbal sales presentations to prospective clients.
Articulate and leverage the benefits of the hotel to close sales opportunities.
Travel locally to conduct outside calls, promote the hotel and review competition.
Represent hotel at trade shows.
Follow sustainability guidelines and practices related to HHM’s EarthView program.
Perform other duties as requested by management
Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in Hospitality or related industry preferred.
Travel requirement 50% or more.
Proven track record in sales required and previous hospitality sales experience preferred.
Work Environment and Context
Work schedule varies and may include occasionally working on holidays and weekends.
Required to sit for extended periods, lift up to 10 pounds, bend, reach, use hands and fingers to operate keyboard.
Moderate travel between hotel and client’s locations required.
What We Believe
People Are Our Capability – Hearts That Serve – Only Excellence – Stay Nimble - Own It
Located near Sacramento's Land Park neighborhood, our upscale hotel is 2.6 miles from the Sacramento Executive Airport and 11 miles from the Sacramento International Airport, offering an ideal location with serene surroundings. Enjoy access to a variety of popular area attractions, such as Old Sacramento, the Sacramento Zoo and Sacramento City College. Whether here for work or play, retreat to our spacious hotel rooms and suites featuring luxurious bedding and bathrooms, and treat yourself to a delicious meal at our on-site seafood restaurant. You can also pamper yourself with a decadent treatment at our full-service, award-winning spa, and maintain your exercise routine at our 24-hour fitness center with cardio equipment and free weights. Before you leave, relax by the pool or the river while sipping a glass of wine from a local vineyard. Stylish event space is available for memorable events.
UltiPro Location Description: 4800 Riverside Blvd Sacramento California 95822 US
External Company URL: www.hershahotels.com