The Crowne Plaza Foster City has a position open for an outgoing, charismatic, detailed oriented Catering Manager to join our team. You should have excellent customer service skills and a commitment to exceed our guests expectations. The Catering Manager will focus on some existing corporate and social clients but also to development new business. Responsibilities, but not limited to: Solicit new and maintain existing corporate business and other market segments assigned through effective phone calls, outside solicitation, social media Participation in Site Inspections, Blitzes, Networking Opportunities, Trade Shows, Professional and Community Organizations Attend Local Chamber, Association or Events that will give the hotel a strong presence Identify, recommend and implement new and creative ideas, methods, and marketing plans to increase revenues Finalize food, beverage, and meeting room set-up requirements completely and detailed in a timely manner Complete follow through during the events and follow up with guest after for guest comments Organizational skills and meeting timelines and assigned projects essential Ensure that all credit and billing methods are adhered to in order to collect monies due to the hotel in a timely manner Attend daily and weekly meetings to insure that all procedures are followed properly and are kept well informed of hotel happenings To perform all other reasonable tasks and assignments as requested by the Director of Catering Maintain a professional appearance and demeanor and a strong team leader Maintain positive associate relations in a supportive environment and a willingness to work well in a team environment. Availability to flex hours to include Holidays, Weekends and nights that dictate to business levels Our property has just been fully remodeled in 2014 and is a busy 4 star, 350 room hotel with 4 food & beverage outlets with a well know Sports Bar. We have 16,000 sq ft of meeting space other areas for creative sales for banquets! If you have the High Energy & Motivation, Experience and are a driven individual and can meet the below qualifications, we would love to have you apply and join a great hotel organization!