Event Planning Executive W Hotels
more than a month
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Job Number 23079755
Job Category Sales & Marketing
Location W Brisbane, 81 North Quay, Brisbane, QUEENSLAND, Australia VIEW ON MAP
Schedule Full-Time
Located Remotely? N
Relocation? N
Position Type Non-Management


Explore an exciting new career path at W Hotels where your natural talent is celebrated. W Hotel’s work culture is uniquely designed to spark your imagination and curiosity while bringing the W experience to life for guests.

W Brisbane located at 81 North Quay, Brisbane City is hiring an Event Planning Executive. In this role, you will be a dynamic individual joining a high performing team. Don’t expect to be pushing paper because the Event Planning Executive plays an important role in not only supporting all areas of the department, but also championing certain processes. You will assist the Event Manager or their designate, in the day-to-day operations whilst maintaining a high level of professionalism and an uncompromising commitment to act with integrity at all times. You will be responsible for, but not limited to; 

  • Management and planning of meetings, incentives, conventions and exhibitions from initial handover from the Sales team until departure, including the final settlement of account.
  • Reporting to the Director of Sales & Distribution, this role will focus on event planning and management to ensure W Brisbane is the hotel events market leader in Brisbane.
  • This role directly drives revenue and increases market share across the segments of rooms, B&F, events, group, FIT, spa and other revenue generating sources in line with W Hotels and Marriott International’s brand standards
  • This role requires high energy and passion with a focus on conversion and event planning. 

    Apply now for the next exciting step in your career journey! You need the following;

    • Minimum 1-2 years experience in a similar role
    • Excellent networking and communication skills
    • Attention to detail and can do attitude 
    • Ability to execute and deliver on time every time
    • Team player who can achieve objectives

      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. 


      Boldly coloring outside the lines of luxury, W turns the traditional notion of the extravagant hotel on its head. Our irreverent attitude and taste for excess redefine revelry for the modern jet set. Our guests have a lust for a life less ordinary that drives them to demand more, experience it all, and hit repeat.
      We share our guests’ passions, providing insider access to what’s new and what’s next. Moderation is not in our vocabulary and we know that lust for life demands more, not less. W guests soak it in and live each day with a mantra: Detox.Retox.Repeat. If you’re ready to create the energetic W scene that is magnetic to everyday disruptors around the world, then we invite you to explore a career with W Hotels.