Hotel Conversion Specialist - Home Office
Hotel Conversion Specialist - Home Office
Best Western Hotels and Resorts
Design, Facilities, Hospitality - Hotel
As our Hotel Design Conversion Specialist, your mission is to guide hotels currently transitioning to the Best Western brand through all design elements of the on-boarding process.
This position will be based from your home office near a major metropolitan airport in any of the following states:
- New York
Please note that this position requires travel of approximately 75-80 percent.
Drawing on your previous hospitality or commercial design experience, specifically with guideline and standard review, you will ensure all aspects of hotel conversions meet guidelines and adhere to Best Western standards. Your ability to assess current design, cast a vision consistent with Best Western's brand and communicate that vision effectively will serve as the foundation for your success in this role. Your consultative nature and strong relationship building skills will promote new hotel buy-in and allow you to connect the on-boarding hotel with the Best Western brand. Your extensive knowledge of reviewing specs, design compliance and workmanship standards will help guide on-boarding hotels through the process from beginning to end. If this paints a picture of your future, we want to hear from you.
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Hotel Design Conversion Specialist
Best Western Hotels & Resorts, a premier worldwide brand, needs you to bring your excitement for hospitality to collaborate with hotel owners to promote alignment with Best Western design guidelines and standards. Use your previous design experience to create property improvement plans for hotels applying to join the Best Western Brands in North America.
This unique role enables you to be client-focused while utilizing your previous breadth of professional design experience as you leverage your consultative approach to write practical and relevant property improvement plans. If this appeals to your focus on customer service and organizational skills, join this energized, forward-thinking group where your vision and hard work will be recognized and rewarded.
Best Western® Hotels & Resorts headquartered in Phoenix, AZ, is a privately held hotel brand with a global network of 4,100* hotels in more than 100* countries and territories worldwide. Best Western offers seven hotel brands to suit the needs of developers and guests in every market: Best Western®, Best Western Plus®, Best Western Premier®, Executive Residency by Best Western℠, Vīb ®, BW Premier Collection® and GLō℠. Now celebrating 70+ years of hospitality, Best Western provides its hoteliers with global operational, sales and marketing support, and online and mobile booking capabilities. More than 26 million travelers are members of the brand's award-winning loyalty program Best Western Rewards®, one of the few programs in which members earn points that never expire and can be redeemed at any Best Western hotel worldwide. The brand's partnerships with AAA/CAA, Minor League Baseball, and Harley-Davidson® provide travelers with exciting ways to interact with the brand. Best Western continues to set industry records regarding awards and accolades, including Business Travel News naming Best Western as the best midscale hotel brand in 2014 and Best Western Plus as the best upper mid-price hotel brand in 2014 and 2015, four consecutive Compuware Best of the Web gold awards for best hotel website, and seven consecutive AAA/CAA Hotel Partner of the Year awards. Nearly sixty percent of Best Western branded hotels earned a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award in 2015.