Cherokee Town and Country Club Director of Private Dining & Special Events in Atlanta, Georgia

Job Descriptions:

Job Summary: Cherokee Town and Country Club is searching for a highly motivated individual with extensive club/hotel catering, sales and managerial skills. Someone who can anticipate the needs of the members and exceed expectations!

This Director is a leader in driving top line performance, effective goal setting and execution of effective action plans to deliver Member satisfaction, creativity in designing events, excellent relationship building, managing the detailing process and a commitment to provide our Membership with an experience to exceed expectations.

Responsibilities for this position will also include implementation of established banquet goals and promotion techniques; partnering with the Executive Chef and the Director of Food and Beverage Operations to ensure profitable bookings; managing the pricing policy of the Club; executes vendor contracts.

If you have attention to detail and possess strong leadership skills, excel in developing staff, have a proven record of booking success, and have consistently delivered superior experiences, then we encourage you to apply online.

Required Experience:

Creativity in designing events

Thorough knowledge of Catering and Banquet operations and budgeting

Understanding/knowledge of computers, Excel, MS Office, Delphi a plus

Present a professional appearance and confidence

Able to direct/motivate team to meet and exceed goals

Exceptional oral and written communications skills

Time management skills

Conflict management skills

Ability to be pro-active in regard to anticipated changes in business

Working knowledge of banquet department (sets, AV equipment, scheduling, menu planning)

Ability to design menus (with Executive Chef) to maximize operating profit

Ability to communicate effectively with public and other employees

Ability to create, implement and monitor club and staff operating standards and procedures and annual objectives

Able to maintain confidentiality of sensitive information and assesses how to manage the communication flow accordingly 2-year degree from an accredited university in Business Administration, Marketing, Hotel and Restaurant Management, or related major; 4 years’ experience in Private Clubs in private dining or related professional area.

-or- 4-year bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Marketing, Hotel and Restaurant Management, or related major; 2 years’ experience Private Clubs in private dining or related professional area.

Preferred: 4 year college degree.

We participate in Everify / Cherokee is a Drug Free Workplace

Keyword: Director of Private Dining & Special Events

From: Cherokee Town and Country Club