Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island

Exempt Positions

Sales Manager
We are looking for an individual with a proven track record of success to help grow our sales team! Seeking a confident self-starter with an assertive selling style who will bring an entrepreneurial flair to our Hotel. The candidate will be responsible for prospecting and outside calls to uncover new business opportunities as well as grow our share of current accounts. Must have at least 2 years of experience in travel industry within an upscale/luxury hotel environment and must demonstrate a sound base of current accounts. Travel is required. This position requires excellent business communication and negotiation skills and the ability to organize and prioritize multiple tasks. Must be computer literate. This position requires a high level of professionalism, an engaging style, excellent communication skills-verbal and written, organizational capabilities and attention to detail. Experience with Delphi is helpful. College degree or equivalent in experience necessary. This position reports to the Director of Sales & Marketing.

Non-Exempt Positions

2015 Hospitality Internships
Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island offers a number of work opportunities for students who are enrolled in hospitality, recreation, retail, culinary, and related degree programs. As these programs do not constitute management training, our recruitment efforts target students who have a minimum of industry related work experience, or who are looking to broaden their experiential backgrounds and supplementing their academic studies via a hands-on work experience in a resort environment. Students who participate in these programs help us meet our on-going staffing needs. In exchange, they are assessed for future job placement at the resort or within Sonesta International Hotel Corporation and its collection of properties.

Banquet Setup and Banquet Servers
Join our banquet team as a setup associate or banquet server hosting events in Hilton Head's premier event spaces and ballroom. Previous banquet or catering service is preferred.

Prepare beverages and/or serve food for the customer in a prompt and courteous manner while maintaining a high level of quality and consistency. Basic reading, writing, and math skills. Knowledge of liquor brands, beer, wine, champagne, non-alcoholic beverages, designated glassware, preparation methods and garnishments. Formal bartending training preferred. Must meet state legal age requirements. Must speak fluent English.

Catering Coordinator
Coordinate services for clients and in-house guests and provide administrative and sales support to the Catering & Sales departments. Provide a high level of administrative support for the office including, but not limited to, phone coverage, call screening, appointments, scheduling meetings, copying, reports, monitoring office supplies and equipment maintenance. Other related duties as required. Must have outstanding computer skills, superb customer service skills, and exceptional communication skills. High School diploma or equivalent plus a minimum of 1 year experience in a sales/catering office or related field. Some college preferred. Must speak fluent English.

Nail Technician
Provide guests with exceptional nail treatments and customer service. Main duties include giving manicures and pedicures, recommending treatments to guests, and maintaining a safe and sanitary work environment at all times. Advanced vocational training, plus one-year of experience. Must have and maintain all licensing requirements of the state of South Carolina. Must maintain excellent customer service skills in a fast-paced environment. Must have a high school diploma and speak fluent English.