Il Fornaio Cucina Italiana has an outstanding opportunity for an organized, detail-oriented, energetic and outgoing Private Events Sales person.

The Event Coordinator must be able to multi task and book small (12-60 person) events while at the same time be the "PR" person for the restaurant.

The ideal candidate will be able to create and develop relationships through sales calls outside the restaurant, interacting with convention guests, local hotels, travel groups, social organizations and nearby housing developments.

Responsible to represent the restaurant on social media, sales calls and event.

All new hires go through E-Verify system.
Event Coordinator Requirements/ Responsibilities:

Experience with corporate clientele meetings and special events, rehearsal dinners, and all elements of the social market is helpful!

Build relationships that will lead to referrals for dining, private parties, and events.

Excellent telephone and in person communication with clients and guests.

Proficiency with Microsoft Office products as well as OpenTable, Instagram, Fishbowl & Facebook.

Previous restaurant dining room or banquet experience is helpful.

This is a full-time position.

Primarily Monday-Friday.

Full benefits package.
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Il Fornaio - San Jose
302 South Market Street
San Jose, CA 95113
(408) 271-3366
Hours of operation
  • Mon: 6:30-10:30am & 11:30am - 11:00pm
  • Tue: 6:30-10:30am & 11:30am - 11:00pm
  • Wed: 6:30-10:30am & 11:30am - 11:00pm
  • Thu: 6:30-10:30am & 11:30am - 11:00pm
  • Fri: 6:30-10:30am & 11:30am - 11:00pm
  • Sat: 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
  • Sun: 8:00 am - 11:00 pm