Event Sales Coordinator

Recruiter
Twentyfour Recruitment Group
Location
Slough
Salary
£17000 - £18000/annum
Posted
18 Jun 2017
Closes
18 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client, a prestigious 5* Hotel in Buckinghamshire, is looking for a target driven Event Sales Coordinator to join the Event Sales team on a full time basis. This is a varied role, suited to someone who thrives in a busy environment with excellent organisational skills.

Main Responsibilities:

- Manage computerised diary and event software, ensure all events are inputted correctly
- Ensure systems are kept up to date and that you are fully aware of event information
- Handle the administration of all bookings including contracts and invoices
- Attend daily meetings with Operations department to discuss current and future events
- Responsible for all literature and stationary within the department, including conference packs, menus and table plans
- Regular liaison with all internal departments to ensure everyone is fully informed of events at all times
- Hit pre-set target number of sales calls every week
- Attend Trade Shows
- Take potential clients on a tour of facilities
- Ad hoc tasks as required

Successful Candidate:

- Experience in a Sales and Administration position
- Knowledge/experience of Event Sales/Event organisation/Event Management
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Confident in a client facing position
- Computer literate
- Happy to represent the business at external events
- Target driven - revenue and task based targets

TwentyFour Recruitment is an equal opportunity employer. If your skill set and experience matches the above advert then please apply today and if your CV is shortlisted a consultant will contact you to discuss the next stage of the recruitment process