Events Executive

Recruiter
ILLUME RECRUITMENT
Location
London
Salary
26000.0000
Posted
12 Feb 2017
Closes
12 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Events Executive - London - 26k plus bonus

My client is one of London's top contract caterers and they are currently recruiting for an Events Executive for one of their venues.

As Events Executive your main focus will be to maximise sales through the following:

  • Winning and retaining business while promoting the awareness of all facilities and services on offer
  • Responding to all incoming enquiries in an efficient and professional manner
  • Ensure all events are dealt with from enquiry to confirmation and that function sheets are completed in good time
  • Make sure all relevant parties including the appropriate Operations Manager receive all correspondence relating to an event
  • Pro-actively seek new business opportunities for the venue
  • Ensure all sales leads are followed up correctly and in a timely manner
  • Conduct showrounds of the venue with potential clients wherever possible

All candidates applying for this Events Executive role must be currently in a similar sales and events role within the hospitality industry ideally from a caterer, hotel or venue.

Due to the number of applicants, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.