Dundas Castle is looking for a new Wedding Events Manager
A rare and exciting opportunity has arisen to join an established and experienced 5 star wedding venue in Edinburgh as Wedding Events Manager.
Dundas Castle is a five star exclusive use Scottish Castle and family home, with its fascinating heritage and beautiful grounds it offers a stunning venue for weddings, private functions and corporate events. You will be joining a professional team who provide a consistent, high quality of service within the hospitality industry.
This full time role requires an enthusiastic and flexible approach to wedding sales and co-ordination, whilst working proactively to drive and develop the wedding business at Dundas Castle. Taking the lead in all wedding sales activity, including weekend and weekday tours. Guiding clients through the entire process to contract and planning the wedding itself. You will need to be able to provide comprehensive sales reports, have a good understanding of current trends and be creative in business development. Reporting directly to the General Manager this position requires the management of the wedding budget to achieve set sales targets.
Excellent communication skills are essential as the role includes liaising and maintaining strong relationships with both internal team and external suppliers. We are seeking a highly professional individual who works well under pressure and has meticulous attention to detail.
The successful candidate will have a minimum of two years’ experience in the luxury wedding market and will be able to maintain a 5 star service level in this busy working environment. A full driving license and own transport is essential.
For a full job description please send your CV and covering letter to,
Louise Andrew, General Manager
Job Type: Full-time
Required education: Secondary education
Luxury Wedding Market: 2 years
Wedding Coordination: 2 years
Required licence or certification:
Closing Date: 17th February 2017
Dundas Castle is a family home and everyone who works here treats it as if it is their family home. Dundas is a 5 Star ‘exclusive use’ venue and the team is a highly motivated and professional who provide a consistently high quality of service within the hospitality industry.