Sales Executive

Recruiter
Cayman Islands Department Of Tourism
Location
Central London, London
Salary
28000.0000
Posted
23 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are currently recruiting for a sales position based in our London office. This is a full time salaried position with an interesting and diverse role.

The Role

The primary role will be to promote the Cayman Islands as a preferred travel destination to the travel industry and consumers, through sales promotional activities, travel industry training, logistics and B2B/B2C exhibitions and development of MICE business. Additional responsibilities will include supporting the Regional Manager Europe with development of sales strategies in new markets including, but not limited to, the Middle East and Asia. This position will require frequent travel and some evening and weekend work.

About Us
The Cayman Islands Department of Tourism is seeking a self-motivated and enthusiastic individual to join its London based European team in the position of Sales Executive.

Candidates should possess the following:
Educated to degree level

Minimum 5 years experience in sales

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite

Detail orientated and highly organized

Outstanding customer service skills

Experience with sales and promotional events

Excellent presentation skills, comfortable speaking to an audience

Must be able to travel internationally and hold a valid passport

Must hold a valid full UK driving license

Fluency in one or more languages, preferably German, French, Italian and/or Spanish.

Desirable:
Experience within the tourism industry

Knowledge of and exposure to the Cayman Islands and Caribbean region

Scuba diving certification

Benefits:

Salary range £28-£35k
Holidays, initially, 20 days plus public & bank holidays
Pension contribution
Private health care

All interested persons should apply including a C.V. and cover letter explaining their interest in and availability for this position. Deadline for submitting application is 31st August 2017