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Position Posted On:
2/25/2014
Employer:
Des Moines Marriott Downtown
Address:
700 Grand Ave
Des Moines, IA  50309
Website:
http://www.marriott.com/careers/
Job Title:
Agent-Guest Services-Lead - Des Moines Marriott Downtown (14000CI5)
Job Type:
Business
Schedule:
Full Time
Hours Per Week:
40
Position Start Date:
Contact us for more information
Pay Rate:
DOE
How To Apply:
To begin your journey, go to www.marriott.com/careers
Contact Name:
Jordan Freedman  
Email:
jordan.freedman@marriott.com
Phone:
847-771-0910
Fax:
Job Description:
It’s a powerful feeling, to belong. It’s inspiring people to do more than they thought they could. It’s leading the way by rolling up your sleeves to accomplish a common goal. It’s taking a passion and turning it into your vision. Belonging is what it feels like to work at Marriott. If this sounds like the place for you, join us. The Des Moines Marriott Downtown, located at 700 Grand Ave, Des Moines, IA 50309 is currently hiring a Agent-Guest Services-Lead. Responsibilities include: Organize and coordinate group check-in/pre-registration procedures. Sell a room/accommodation to guests without reservations. Anticipate sold-out situations, identify how many rooms are over-committed; obtain alternative accommodations for guests with reservations. Block rooms in the computer, identify designated requirements. Perform duplicate reservation checks. Run and check daily reports/contingency lists. Supply guests with directions and information. Answer, record, and process all guest, requests, questions, or concerns; follow up to ensure each has been met to guests' satisfaction. Arrange transportation for guests/visitors. Issue safe deposit boxes. Count and secure bank at beginning and end of shift. Cash guests' checks, process all payment types, vouchers, paid-outs, charges, and provide change. Assist management in motivating and coaching employees; serve as a departmental role model. Follow company policies and procedures; report accidents, injuries, and unsafe work conditions to manager; ensure uniform and personal appearance are clean and professional; maintain confidentiality of proprietary information; protect company assets. Welcome and acknowledge guests according to company standards; anticipate and address guests' service needs; assist individuals with disabilities; thank guests with genuine appreciation. Speak using clear and professional language; prepare/review written documents accurately and completely; answer telephones using appropriate etiquette. Develop and maintain positive working relationships; support team to reach common goals. Ensure adherence to quality standards; identify and recommend new ways to increase organizational efficiency, productivity, quality, safety, and/or cost-savings. Stand, sit, or walk for an extended period of time. Enter and locate information using computers/POS systems. Move, lift, carry, push, pull, and place objects weighing less than or equal to 10 pounds. Perform other reasonable job duties as requested by Supervisors. To submit your application for this job, please go to: https://marriott.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobsearch.ftl?lang=en Marriott International is consistently recognized as an employer of choice around the globe by FORTUNE and Working Mother magazines, DiversityInc, Great Places to Work Institute, and the CRF institute among others. Visit our newsroom to learn more: news.marriott.com Connect and network online with us: www.facebook.com/marriottjobsandcareers www.twitter.com/marriottcareers www.linkedin.com/company/marriott-international www.weibo.com/marriottcareers Marriott International is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. Marriott International does not discriminate on the basis of disability, veteran status or any other basis protected under federal, state or local laws.
Job Qualifications:
N/A