​Events Sales Specialist

  • Nationwide Placement
  • Sandton, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Aug 06, 2017
Permanent Hospitality Sales

Job Description

​Events Sales Specialist

A Hotel in Ilovo is looking for a bubbly, proactive and organised Event Sales Coordinator to start ASAP

Reporting to the Groups and Events Manager

  • Conduct sales calls with the sales team
  • Respond to client enquiries regarding conferences, group accomodation, and exhibitions
  • Perform an administrative function pertaining to sourcing quotations, contracts, / pro forma invoices and ensure that confirmation and deposits are received accordingly
  • Liaise directly with relevant departments within the hotel to obtain rates and to ensure all parties are aware of fourth coming events
  • Ensure all quotations are followed up
  • Liaise with the clients to attend on site meetings in order to discuss events
  • Conduct telemarketing to follow up new business/ current business
  • Facilitate in all event booking processes

 

ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Matric
  • Two to three years group booking and eventing experience
  • A recognised qualification in event managing
  • Extensive knowledge working on Opera/ Sales & Catering
  • Ability to converse Mandarin - would be preferable but not essential

 

Interested candidates who meets above requirement should apply now with your full resume, CV and covering letter to the following fax number: 0862185909

We regret that only short-listed candidates will be notified;If you do not recieve a response within 14 working days, please consider your application to be unsuccessful.

Job Level

Skilled

Salary Range

Negotiable