Sponsorship Sales - Portfolio Manager £40,000 Basic / £80,000 OTE uncapped

Blue Sales Recruitment
London, South East England
18 Jun 2017
18 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Sponsorship Sales Manager - various sectors

Location: Central London

Salary £40k basic + uncapped commission and bonuses

International travel to amazing locations!

The Company

We are devoted to creating and executing content driven B2B conferences for senior executives globally. We are an entrepreneurial business and a market leader in the conference field; we celebrated our 40th anniversary in 2013. With offices in New York, Toronto, Sydney, Dubai, Berlin, Singapore and Tampa, every year we deliver over 1500 conferences across the globe.

Our events are unique, invitation only event driven by pre-scheduled business meetings between pre-qualified senior executives (end users) and solution providers/vendors (sponsors).

We hold our events in some of the most prestigous locations and venues all around the world! From London to Dubai, Las Vegas to Sydney and Singapore and more!

Our events help end users obtain a shortlist of credible solution providers to work with, we save them time and effort in their quest to source solutions for their business. Our events help our suppliers/solution providers generate leads and build brand awareness.

Our Sponsors

Our sponsors include some of the world's leading technology and service providers such as IBM, PWC, Hewlett Packard, Eversheds, Horton Works, Informatica, Darktrace, Cylance, Microsoft as well as many fast growing companies looking to break into new markets.

The London office produces global events in a variety of industries.

We are active in the following sectors:

Legal, Data, Cyber Security, Finance and Process Excellence

The Position

The Sponsorship Portfolio Manager will be responsible for securing sponsorship revenue on our international portfolio of events. You will be selling on multiple events over the course of the year, you will be expected to grow revenue from a base of existing clients but we also need someone who has the ability and drive to source new business.

Sponsorship Portfolio Manager Requirements

  • Maintain a thorough understanding of our products, the industry and the competitors

  • Maintain regular contact with clients and formulate innovative, creative and profitable solutions for their business

  • Maintain close liaison with the marketing, production and operations teams in order to ensure the delivery of successful customer focused events

  • Attend weekly training sessions designed for the sponsorship sales department

  • Conduct monthly revenue forecasts, sales reports and manage a sales pipeline

  • Identify potential customers from competitive media, events and from other business sources

The Ideal Candidate

You will come from either a delegate sales, sponsorship sales, recruitment or similar background. We will however consider applications from those with a strong outbound telesales background cold calling.

A highly ambitious individual who is looking for a career move

  • A track record in business to business sales

  • A solid sales process and/or previous sales training

  • Business acumen and strong commercial awareness

  • Ability to communicate with a wide range of clients at all levels

  • A desire to develop themselves as a sales professional

Start your career

The role offers a highly competitive salary, bonus?and benefits such as a contributory pension scheme. This is a great opportunity for a successful candidate to join a company with on going career progression and a great working culture.

We offer continuous sales training and personal development, the brightest talent is quickly promoted within our company.


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