Manager, Conference and Event Job at InterContinental Hotels Group

InterContinental Lagos is recruiting for Manager, Conference and Event.

What is your passion? Whether you’re into tennis, baking or karaoke, at IHG we’re interested in YOU. We employ people who apply the same amount of care and passion to their jobs as they do their hobbies – people who put our guests at the heart of everything they do. And we’re looking for more people like this to join our progressive & committed opening team at the InterContinental Lagos.

Job Title: Manager, Conference and Event.

Job Number: LAG000296

Job Location: Lagos

Job Specifications:

  • At the moment we’re looking for a Conference and Event Manager to join our energetic, enthusiastic and passionate team at InterContinental Lagos.
  • InterContinental Lagos is located in the heart of Lagos Island.  The 5 star Hotel has 323 rooms, high quality restaurants and bars, gymnasium and swimming pool facilities. InterContinental Lagos has a group of colleagues who are committed to maintaining the highest standards of quality and service which defines the company vision of “Creating Great Hotels Guest Love.”
  • This role, reports directly to the General Manager at InterContinental Lagos. As the Conference and Event Manager, you will be responsible for  maximizing the profit of the hotel by overseeing all aspects of Conference and Events at the Hotel, you would be responsible for developing and managing functions and events as well as marketing and promoting bar, catering and function products.
  • Direct day-to-day sales activities, plan and assign work, and establish performance and development goals for team members.
  • Provide mentoring, coaching and regular feedback to help manage conflict, improve team member performance, and recognize good performance. 
  • Educate, train and motivate sales and marketing teams to achieve hotel revenue goals.


  • Bachelor’s Degree/Higher National Diploma in Hotel Management and/or other relevant disciplines
  • A good team leader and player
  • Good knowledge of the hospitality industry
  • Master’s degree and  relevant professional qualifications are added advantage

Experience: Minimum of 10 years’ relevant work experience, 5 of which must be at senior / management level

Apply Before: 11:59:00 PM; 19th February, 2017.

How to Apply: Interested and qualified candidates should Click here to apply online

Organisation Description:

InterContinental Lagos is located on Victoria Island, in the centre of Lagos home to the majority of foreign embassies and multinational companies, making it the perfect residence for affluent business and diplomatic travellers. Built on an elevated terrain overlooking Lagos’s port and the city below, the 19 storey hotel offers uninterrupted, spectacular views of Lagos Skyline. InterContinental Lagos comprises of 352 well-appointed, elegantly decorated rooms and suites as well as a Club InterContinental floor.

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