Field Sales Manager - Hotel

Recruiter
Prism 7 Recruitment
Location
Windsor, Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead
Salary
£32000 - £35000/annum Pension, free meals, dry cleaning
Posted
20 Jul 2017
Closes
19 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Proactive Sales Manager - 4* Hotel
Windsor, Berkshire
£32000 + Mileage + Bonus

Prism 7 Recruitment are looking for an experienced Proactive Sales Manager who has previous industry experience, is very proactive, has or is already working out in the field and a background in either hospitality,hotel, conference or leisure

The successful candidate will benefit from a basic salary, mileage and bonus, contributory pension scheme, private medical health care after 6 months, annual holidays, free meals on duty and free dry cleaning.

The role of the Proactive Sales Manager:

Face to face account development, promoting and proactively selling the property, building on existing corporate relationships whilst sourcing and developing new ones.
To hunt for, target and bring new clients to the hotel for meetings and events business whilst maximising the potential existing users in order to stimulate enquiries to the company and secure business.
To maintain client database & report back on activities via NH Sales and company business review structure.

Desired Qualifications / Skills / Experience of the Proactive Sales Manager:

Broad education, ideally with a higher qualification in hospitality/leisure industry or related subject
Good (3 years +) all round experience in the travel/hospitality industry including corporate hotel/conference market
Minimum of 2 years’ direct sales proactive experience with a good understanding of the sales cycle, hunting and sourcing new business and face to face account management
An ability to understand client requirements and adjust accordingly
Confident, able to self motivate, work on one’s own and identify the steps to achieve an objective
A good time manager with good administrative skills
Excellent IT skills, ideally and advanced Microsoft Excel
Well presented with excellent communication and interpersonal skills and a professional manner
Flexible in working hours with the ability to work under pressure
Full clean EU driving licence and own car (fuel expenses paid)
Type of individual this job would suit

For the Proactive Sales Manager you will need to be:

Someone who is outgoing, genuinely enjoys people and thrives on challenge
Someone who is self motivated, organised, determined to succeed and sees difficulties as challenges to be overcome
Already or have been in a Field Sales role within this industry
Someone who gives time to achieving their goals and contributes to the overall team effort, getting satisfaction from joint success
Strong communicator

If you have all of the above skills and experience please contact Prism 7 now for an informal chat

Successful candidates will be contacted within 1 week of application. If you haven`t been contacted within that period, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion