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Commercial Sales Executive - QMUL22901

Department: Estates & Facilities - Business Services
Salary: Starting salary will be within the range £34,220pa - £37,076pa (Grade 4)
Reference: QMUL22901
Location: Mile End
Date posted: 16-Oct-2020
Closing date: 04-Nov-2020

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Overview:

About the Role

This post will report to Head of Commercial Sales and be part of the Queen Mary Venues sales team.  Generating an annual income of £3m the team are responsible for selling event space and packages across a wide range of venues and market sectors including corporate events, weddings, private dining, group leisure and residential summer schools.  The role will deliver both reactive and proactive sales contributing towards the team targets.

 

About You

The successful candidate will have relevant experience within event sales of similar or multi-faceted venues.  They will have a good and relevant knowledge of the event industry and an understanding of the events market.  The ideal candidate will have a passion for customer service excellence, a hunger to reach and exceed targets and confidence in their own ability.

 

The post is full time (35 hours per week), permanent.  Starting salary will be in the range of £34,220 - £37,076 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance. Benefits include 30 days annual leave, pension scheme and interest-free season ticket loan.

 

Candidates must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006. Where required this may include entry clearance or continued leave to remain under the Points Based Immigration Scheme.

 

Informal enquiries should be addressed to Sarah J. Barratt at s.barratt@qmul.ac.uk or on +44 (0) 020 7882 5894.

 

Details about the Estates and Facilities Directorate can be found at http://www.estates.qmul.ac.uk/

 

To apply for the role, please click the ‘apply’ button below.

 

The closing date for applications is 4 November 2020. Interviews are expected to be held shortly thereafter.

 

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