Reservations Specialist, Team Headquarters, Full Time 18-068

Interval Leisure Group Honolulu, HI
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From full-service resorts and stylish hotels to condominium resorts and comfortable budget properties in Hawaii and the continental United States, Honolulu-based Aqua-Aston Hospitality manages about 50 properties across five distinct brands designed to suit any lifestyle, taste or budget – Aston Hotels & Resorts, Instinct Hotel Collection, Aqua Hotels & Resorts, Lite Hotels and Maui Condo and Home. For more information visit Aqua-Aston.com or call the 24-hour call center at (855) 945-4092. Aqua-Aston Hospitality is an operating business of ILG, Inc. (Nasdaq: ILG), a leading global provider of professionally delivered vacation experiences.

Job Description

Job Purpose:

Operate the reservations department as a primary profit center by communicating and maintaining accurate availability of room inventory. Devise online chat and reservations sales strategies which will maximize the potential for reservation conversion of all guest interaction.

Job Responsibilities:

1.

Proactively use online chat to secure reservations from Aqua-Aston website visitors.

2.

Responds to all reservation email inquiries generated from Aqua-Aston website within 24 hours.

3.

Accurately communicates stop sold dates and maintains all stop sell calendars, distribution lists, and stop sell tables.

4.

Disseminate sales and marketing program worksheets to properties as needed.

5.

Maintains complete knowledge of reservations procedures, policies, property information, rate exhibits and contracts.

6.

Enters reservations as requested by sales and marketing team.

7.

Enters and sends confirmations for wholesale manifests promptly and accurately.

8.

Assists management team with compiling and analyzing call center data and reports.

9.

Provide call center support by answering reservations calls as needed to secure reservations.

10.

Responsible for keeping necessary supplies on hand. Attend necessary meetings.

11.

Perform other related duties as requested by Management.

Job Qualifications:

Education

High school diploma or equivalent.

Experience/Skills

Excellent oral and written English communication skills.

Ability to communicate effectively with Management.

Excellent organizational skills.

Ability to work well under deadline pressure/and or travel.

Ability to successfully complete the Signature Training reservations program and pass shop calls at an acceptable level.

Experience with working with hotel partners and general managers a plus.

Knowledge of Voice Agent, AVAYA, RoomMaster and Opera a plus.

Previous hotel or hospitality reservations a plus.

Adaptable experience with travel industry reservation systems and hotel property management systems essential, standard Microsoft Office tools essential, knowledge of database system development preferred.

Licenses/Certifications

n/a

Benefits and Compensation

We are committed to offering competitive pay and benefits to our employees. We conduct regular compensation reviews to ensure that our employees continue to earn a fair and equitable compensation package relative to that of other industry competitors.

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