Sales Executive

  • Location:

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Hospitality

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Marco Quasimodo

  • Contact email:

    marco.quasimodo@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/547204

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-01-05

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Sales Executive - Event Contract Caterer - Whitechapel - Up to 24k plus benefits - 30 hours per week

A new and exciting position has arisen for the role of Sales Executive based at a prestigious event venue in the Whitechapel area. The role will be reporting into the General Manager and be assisting in the organisation of corporate and leisure events in this prime location. Opportunities to progress are available as the company is a large, expanding organisation.

The perfect candidate must be able to:

* Excellent enquiry handling and customer service skills over the phone as well a face to face as show rounds are an integral part of the role
* Great communication skills to give the correct information regarding event & pricing information
* Be able to undertake admin duties and take payments of deposits and final balances from clients
* Knowledge & experience of the events catering industry
* Excellent IT skills & Microsoft Office, attention to detail and familiarity with online diary systems
* Excellent negotiating skills with the ability to work flexibly and creatively with the established pricing structure to encourage repeat business
* Confident to work alone, with a level-headed approach to a busy work environment
* A warm individual with an outgoing personality; looking to join a fun team
* Interest in food and drink as well as staying on trend with cuisine

The role will be 30 hours per week working Monday to Friday.

In exchange for these qualities you will be a competitive salary of up to 24k, progression opportunities and much more.

If this sounds like you, please click below to apply!

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