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Sales Executive - Events & Sponsorship

Salary £20,000 - £30,000 (OTE £40k)
Location London, London Bridge
Role Sales
Job Type Permanent
Size 20-50
Job overview
We're working with one of the UK's top events companies, who are leaders in Marcomms conferences. They are looking to hire a graduate Sales Executive to join their team in London.

Interested in Graduate Sales Jobs in London? This leading producer of Marcomms conferences are hiring graduates now; they're looking for a dynamic and ambitious Sponsorship Sales Executive to join their team.

Company profile

In this Sponsorship Sales Executive graduate job, you will be joining a dynamic, sociable team who have established themselves as the market leaders in Marcomms conferences. They organise and run a range of conferences in marketing, social media, food & drink, charity, and more. They’re looking to hire graduates immediately - so if you’re a graduate looking to kick-start a career in event & sponsorship sales, it's the ideal career move.

Job description

In this Sponsorship Sales Executive graduate job, you will be responsible for selling both new and established conferences within a wide variety of industries. You’ll need to be comfortable dealing with senior decision makers professionally both on the telephone and face-to-face. They are sourcing a real go-getter, so you’ll need a great entrepreneurial spirit, enjoy interacting with people and ready to go the extra mile for their sponsors and exhibitors.

Key responsibilities

In this Sponsorship Sales Executive job, your responsibilities will include:

  • Understanding new topics, industries, market audiences and potential suppliers quickly
  • Identifying the key sectors to sell into and building and maintaining a healthy pipeline of qualified leads
  • Account management of current clients including forward selling and creating strong relationships with senior-level decision makers
  • Writing bespoke sponsorship packages as well as some marketing and copywriting
  • Arranging and conducting face-to-face client meetings
  • Running the conference and exceeding clients’ expectations on the actual day of the conference

Job requirements

  • A 2.1 or above from university
  • 12 months office-based experience in one role (sales is preferred)
  • Exceptional communication skills both written and verbal
  • Resilient, ambitious and target driven.
  • Happy working under tight deadlines

Benefits of the job

  • A great salary of between £20,000 -£30,000 basic (depending on experience) plus commission (OTE £40k)
  • Offices near London Bridge
  • In-depth training
  • A fun and vibrant working environment with regular socials
  • Great progression opportunities

Looking for Sales Executive Jobs in London, and interested in joining a leading conference producer? This new Sponsorship Sales Executive job could be for you.

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Dominic Boorman
Recruitment Consultant