Careers at Columbia Sussex

Event Manager

Marriott Chicago O'hare


Columbia Sussex Management LLC is currently seeking an experienced and energetic individual for the position of Event Manager for our 470 room hotel the Chicago Marriott O’Hare in Chicago, Illinois.  This hotel features over 34,000 square feet of event space and 22 event rooms.

This position will be responsible for preparing all event documentation and coordinates with Sales, property departments and customers to ensure consistent, high level service throughout pre-event, event and post-event phases of property events.  Ensures their property events have a seamless turnover from sales to service back to sales.  Recognizes opportunities to maximize revenue opportunities by up-selling and offering enhancements to create outstanding events.  Provide outstanding customer service at all times.

We offer competitive salary, medical, dental, and life insurance.  Short term and Long term disability, 401(k), and travel benefits.  Send resume with salary history to or apply in person (no phone calls please) :

Chicago Marriott OHare
Attn: General Manager
8535 West Higgins Rd.
Chicago, IL 60631
megan.walker@columbiasussex.com
FAX 773 714 4188