Business Strategy & Insights | Listed 01 June

Rydges Auckland – Business Development Manager

Work type
Full time

About the business 

Rydges is part of EVT, a proudly Australian-owned company with over 100 years’ experience in hospitality, entertainment and leisure in Australian & New Zealand. Our hotels stretch from Sydney to Queenstown to Perth and each is locally inspired, just like our team, our customers and you. We’re for making the day better. We include. We nurture talent and promote internally.  

About the role

The BDM is responsible for securing profitable new business opportunities from within the Corporate and C&E segments.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop and grow new and existing accounts to meet and exceed revenue 
  • Maximize market share by saturating existing accounts
  • Direct management, oversight and goals (revenue, demand generation, share growth) for identified group accounts 
  • Development of tactical account identification plans and processes
  • Work with the hotel operational departments to ensure clear systems in place to achieve excellence in customer service and repeat business from managed accounts
  • Collaborate with key stakeholders to achieve commercial outcomes

Benefits & perks 

  • Renowned for our refreshingly local, down-to-earth experiences. 
  • Incredible team member discounts from your first day on-the-job. 
  • 50% off stays at EVT hotels – Rydges, QT, Atura, JUCY Snooze and more. 
  • $2 movie tickets, plus Moonlight, Gold Class, Candy Bar discounts and more. 
  • Awesome winter and summer savings and discounts at Thredbo. 
  • Rapid career growth opportunities through our EVT network. 
  • Local community involvement, volunteering and charitable giving.  
  • Australia and NZ’s largest and most diverse experiences company.  

Skills & Experience

  • Minimum 2 years’ Hospitality sales 
  • Previous experience in target driven KPI’s
  • Able to flex and adapt strategy to stay ahead of the market
  • Experience in Corporate, Government and C&E markets advantageous

So if you tick the above boxes and enjoy being part of a winning team, get cracking and apply. For the right person, this opportunity could seriously advance their career with a company that gives back to those who put in. It is essential to have previous hospitality experience.

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