Event Sales Executive - Portsmouth - £22k+bonus

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£22000/annum Commission
08 Jul 2017
07 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Conference & Events Sales Executive - Portsmouth – £22k + Commission! 

A popular events venue in Portsmouth are currently recruiting for a Conference and Event Sales Executive. Your main goal will be to drive sales leads, develop new business-to-business relationships and promote the venue. It is one of the region`s top events destinations and attracts over 400 events each year ranging from weddings to corporate functions. The successful candidate will work predominantly Mon-Fri, day time hours, however some flexibility will be needed to work occasional weekend/evenings.

Conference & Events Sales Executive responsibilities:

- Seek and develop new business-to-business relationships

- Achieve a targeted number of calls and appointments per week

- Represent and promote the venue

- Respond to calls/emails from clients

- Work with the marketing team on the conference & venue hire

- Administration duties


Conference & Events Sales Executive requirements:

- Experience in the sales and events industry

- Ability to quickly build rapport

- Excellent organisation and admin skills

- Experience working to targets

- A willingness to learn and progress


The reward:

- A salary of £22k + commission!  

- Excellent opportunities to progress within a successful events venue

- Work/life balance



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