Banquet Manager

Hyatt Regency John Wayne Airport Newport Beach
Newport Beach, CA

Posted October 19, 2019

Banquet Manager for Hyatt's Newest Gem in Orange County

Banquet Manager

BANQUET MANAGER - Full or Part Time

The Hyatt Regency John Wayne Airport Newport Beach CA is seeking a Banquet Manager for our stunning new hotel!

Located in the heart of the NB Business Corridor and close to all of the fun things Newport Beach has to offer, this luxurious hotel has 343 rooms, 3 food and beverage outlets, and 28,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor meeting and event space. This includes a 7,000 square foot ballroom with floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the pool, immediate access to our elegant outdoor pavilion and event lawn.

The ideal candidate will be a driven, passionate, and professional leader with a keen eye for detail and strong organizational skills. Prior leadership and banquet / conference services experience in
a luxury environment is required. In this role, you will manage high-end events leading a team of 12+ employees.

As the newest Hyatt Regency in Southern CA, this role offers an incredible opportunity to work for one of the largest hospitality companies in the world carrying an iconic world class brand.

Requirements and Duties:

As a Banquet Manager, you would be responsible for managing the daily execution of all banquet functions in the hotel's continuing effort to deliver outstanding guest service and financial profitability. Specifically, you would be responsible for performing the following tasks to the highest standards:

  • 2-3 years experience as a Banquet Captain required
  • Technical ability to utilize Hyatt Envision System,  Opera PMS and Oracle Simphony
  • Manage daily Banquet functions to include, but not limited to, planning, organizing and executing breakfasts, coffee breaks, luncheons, dinners, cocktail receptions, galas, etc.
  • Communicate function specifications, procedures and changes with affected departments including, but not limited to, the Food and Beverage, Event Services, Property Operations, Audio Visual and Housekeeping
  • Oversee the break down of the function room and ensure proper storage of equipment
  • Ability to communicate in English and Spanish
  • Oversee the set up of function rooms to include, but not limited to, the placement of linens, silver, glassware and chinaware according to event specifications and a full inspection; ability to move tables and chairs and stand for extended periods of time
  • Monitor and develop team member performance to include, but not limited to, providing supervision, scheduling, conducting counselling and evaluations and delivering recognition and reward
  • Recruit, interview and train team members
  • Ensure compliance with health, safety, sanitation and alcohol awareness standards

Hyatt Regency John Wayne Airport Newport Beach

343 Room Hotel




Relax during your stay in Orange County, California in one of the 343 newly renovated hotel rooms and suites at Hyatt Regency John Wayne Airport Newport Beach. Enjoy conveniences such as on-site dining, wireless Internet, a fitness center and beautiful outdoor pool and spa.

If you’re flying in via John Wayne Airport (SNA), take advantage of our complimentary airport shuttle to and from the hotel. We also offer regular shuttle service to South Coast Plaza, the West Coast’s largest shopping mall or, the luxurious Newport Fashion Island outdoor mall.

During your visit to Hyatt Regency John Wayne Airport Newport Beach, indulge your taste buds with fresh California flavors at our award-winning restaurant, or relax with a glass of fine wine or your favorite adult beverage in the hotel bar. Enjoy In-room dining throughout the day. 

  • High-speed WiFi
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center
  • Complimentary Airport Shuttle
  • Beautifully Appointed Suites
  • On Site Restaurant
  • Business Center