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Sales Coordinator/Administrative Assistant - Year Round

Date: Feb 7, 2019

Location: Whistler, BC, Canada

Company: Vail Resorts

Whistler Blackcomb’s Mission Statement is “Experience of a Lifetime”

Love what you do! Because that’s what we’re all about. The Whistler Blackcomb staff is comprised of individuals who thrive in the outdoors, love the mountains, and are passionate about what they do. We look for applicants who share in this passion, whether you are looking for a seasonal job or wanting to build an exciting career, don’t miss the chance to work and play in BC’s winter wonderland. If you sound like our ideal applicant please apply online and show us what you’ve got. #wbworklove

Driving group business by collaborating with our internal teams to customize the ultimate mountain experience.

 

Position Status: Full Time Year-Round

 

Job Summary:

The Administrative Assistant for sales will be involved in all aspects of sales.  Time will be split between general administrative duties, employee experience/payroll, office organization, special projects and support for both sales and service managers.

 

Job Duties:

  • Plan, organize and keep the sales office on track in all areas of admin including ensuring proper supplies are readily available, receiving and shipping packages, setting up guest rate tickets for guests, compiling of safety reports, organizing staff functions, blocking meetings, overall sales calendar and vacation/sick pay
  • Gathering sales leads through direct phone calls and several online portals and distributing to the appropriate sales manager
  • Administrative items in Delphi FDC for internal blocks
  • Administrative duties in relation to the turnover of sales contracts with accurate forecasting
  • Management of the overall marketing plan and ensuring the proper tools are in place for the sales managers (photos) as well as editing the sales specific web pages with relevant and necessary information
  • Creating purchase orders and ensuring the timely payment of invoices
  • Responsible for the team budget and adherence to team budget
  • Coordinate sales team travel arrangements
  • Participate in training programs as required
  • Compiling information for a partner-facing quarterly newsletter
  • Administer special projects as required

 

Qualifications:

  • Demonstrate our core values: serve others, do right, drive value, do good, be safe.
  • Superior communication (verbal and written), organizational and administrative skills.
  • Positive, energetic and enthusiastic attitude.
  • Confidentiality and good judgment
  • Creative, big picture and innovative thinking
  • Accurate, good attention to detail
  • Previous proven experience with MS Office, including Word, Excel, e-mail and Power Point
  • Professional telephone manner and presentation
  • Experience with Vail Resorts and Whistler Blackcomb business systems including Success Factors, Peoplesoft, RPOS and IT Support Centre
  • Ability to work and make decisions independently
  • Ability to fit into a team and perform well under pressure in a fast paced environment
  • Previous office/administrative experience preferred
  • BC Driver’s License and Drivers Abstract mandatory
  • Required to complete a satisfactory criminal record check

 

Reports to: Director of Sales

We’re looking for team members whose legendary attention to detail and commitment to phenomenal service comes naturally. Pursue a lifestyle that will elevate your expectation of what work can look like. Nothing is too big or too small for the staff to bravely pursue and elevate the expectations of the guest. Do you possess a calling for delivering world-class events and amenities? Explore Employment Opportunities with Whistler Blackcomb! (www.vailresortscareers.com/whistlerblackcomb).

Vail Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.

Requisition ID 165081