Events Manager

Recruiter
Easy Web Recruitment
Location
Congleton
Salary
21000.0000
Posted
14 May 2017
Closes
13 Jun 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Events Manager 

Our client is an award winning outside Catering Company with a fantastic portfolio of 3rd party venues in Cheshire, Derbyshire, Staffordshire and Manchester. Their aim is to combine the finest food with the highest quality service. 

Position: Events Sales Manager 
Location: Congleton, Cheshire 
Job Type: Full Time, Permanent 
Hours: 45 hours per week 
Salary: £21,000 - £24,500 per annum 
Benefits: Very competitive salary; Staff meals; Fuel allowance; 28 days holiday; Flexible hours. 

About the role: 

They are looking for an experienced Meeting and Events Sales / Operations Manager. This is a hands on sales, with operations, role that requires an experienced, self-motivated individual to take on the role. 

Responsibilities: 

- Create events for all parties be it weddings, private events or corporate events, visiting potential customers at their properties 
- Produce full proposals and invoices for the party ensure profit is achieved 
- Be at events to ensure guests are 100% satisfied 
- Demonstrate excellent communications skills with all parties producing function sheets for the team 
- Build relationships with clients and 3rd parties 
- Attend exhibitions promoting the client
- Give personal attention and takes responsibility to creating a good team work environment providing a great service for all parties 
- Ensure all sales leads are followed up and enquires are dealt with professionally 
- Overseeing and liaising with the Events and team 

About you: 

- Excellent knowledge of the events industry, with previous experience working in event sales. 
- Good command of the English language and literacy. 
- Ability to work under pressure. 
- Great attention to detail. 
- Previously supervised a team of colleagues. 
- Understand and follows basic health and hygiene procedures. 
- Making sound decisions and problem solving. 
- Able to work weekends and later at night. 

You may have experience of the following: Events Manager, Operations Manager, Hospitality, Event Sales Manager, Corporate Events, Event Coordinator, Business Development, Sales etc. 

This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.