Overview

POSITION:        Catering Sales Director for Arrowwood Resort Okoboji Iowa

 

INTERESTS : Must be willing to relocate to Iowa’s premier tourism area; Okoboji the Glacial Lakes Resort Area on Minnesota / Iowa border.

 

POSITION : Hiring for Catering Sales Director position working for the area’s finest full service and wedding destination resort

 

PROPERTY INFORMATION :Our conference center is a top regional destination wedding and event location. Arrowwood Resort overlooks 27 hole Brook’s National Golf Course and features suites, award winning Minervas Restaurant and Bar, water playland, fitness center, salon and retail boutique, wedding venue and conference center. The resort is walking distance from West Lake Okoboji. This area has a great quality of life rating. The town of Okoboji is seated between several Glacial Lakes and is Iowa’s top summer tourism area for golf, boating, fishing, sailing, antiques and performing arts. More at www.arrowwood-okoboji.com

 

GENERAL INFORMATION: WR Hospitality manages the Conference Center and Food and Beverage Department for the Resort. WR Hospitality, dba as Minervas Restaurant & Bar is a  partnership consisting of 16 unit award winning Minerva’s Restaurant and Bar Company and 50 Hotel unit Regency Hotel Management, this region’s largest Hotel Management companies.  This location has upscale casual bar and grille with detail crafted dark colored hard woods, open wine and bar displays and antique tilework. Menu offers grilled seafood, steaks / chops authentic  pastas, pizzas, and daily Chef features. Our catering facility has about 25,000 sq. ft. of space for this Wedding Destination and Business Convention property. www.wrhospitality.com

 

QUALIFICATIONS:  Seeking candidates with 3-5 years previous Catering Sales experience. Need superior people and sales skills, high energy, guest relations skills and quality work ethic. Need excellent hospitality, service and quality food background. Need ability to develop new business, do client negotiation and able to work hotel reservation systems. Able to set goals and work with sales budgets. Must represent client/guests and deliver planned product and services. Wedding, Social or special occasion event / function experience is necessary. Must work Catering POS software, build BEOs and attend to guest function details. Must have skill level in : supervising, supporting and coaching serving and floor set up, banquet operations as needed. Need experience with custom menus, menu tastings, AV, décor packages, room capacities, bar set up. Some training provided on property.

 

BENEFITS : Competitive salary and commission package. Relocation assistance provided. Bonus potential, 401K, Vacation, Health, Life, Dental, AFLAC. Lodging, Golf, Fitness and Meals Discounts. Candidates will have support and training from Food and Beverage Manager on location.

 

CONTACT: Send Resume to: Terry Van De Walle,   Recruiting & Training Director WR Hospitality 3211 W. Sencore Dr. Sioux Falls, SD 57107  605 – 965-1472

Tvandewalle@wrrestaurants.com    www.wrhospitality.com

 

Company name::
Arrowwood Resort
Are Facial Piercings Allowed::
No
Upon employment offer, a background check is required::
Yes
Upon employment offer, a drug screen is required::
No
Are Visible Tattoos Allowed::
Yes
Benefits::
BENEFITS : Competitive salary and commission package. Relocation assistance provided. Bonus potential, 401K, Vacation, Health, Life, Dental, AFLAC. Lodging, Golf, Fitness and Meals Discounts. Candidat
Required Skills::
QUALIFICATIONS: Seeking candidates with 3-5 years previous Catering Sales experience. Need superior people and sales skills, high energy, guest relations skills and quality work ethic. Need excellent hospitality, service and quality food background. Need ability to develop new business, do client negotiation and able to work hotel reservation systems. Able to set goals and work with sales budgets. Must represent client/guests and deliver planned product and services. Wedding, Social or special occasion event / function experience is necessary. Must work Catering POS software, build BEOs and attend to guest function details. Must have skill level in : supervising, supporting and coaching serving and floor set up, banquet operations as needed. Need experience with custom menus, menu tastings, AV, décor packages, room capacities, bar set up. Some training provided on property.
Annual Salary Range::
55,000
Does the position require prior experience in the restaurant industry::
Yes
Does the position require working nights::
Yes
Yes
This position requires a high school diploma or equivalent:
yes
This position requires an Associate's Degree:
yes
This position requires a Bachelor's Degree:
no
Are benefits available for this position::
Yes
This position pays::
Salary + Bonus
Does the position require working weekends::
Yes
Is a credit check required::
No
Is facial hair allowed::
Yes
Does this position have a dress code /uniform requirement::
Yes

About Arrowwood Resort

GENERAL INFORMATION: WR Hospitality manages the Conference Center and Food and Beverage Department for the Resort. WR Hospitality, dba as Minervas Restaurant & Bar is a  partnership consisting of 16 unit award winning Minerva’s Restaurant and Bar Company and 50 Hotel unit Regency Hotel Management, this region’s largest Hotel Management companies.  This location has upscale casual bar and grille with detail crafted dark colored hard woods, open wine and bar displays and antique tilework. Menu offers grilled seafood, steaks / chops authentic  pastas, pizzas, and daily Chef features. Our catering facility has about 25,000 sq. ft. of space for this Wedding Destination and Business Convention property. www.wrhospitality.com

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