Agency Sales & Events Assistant

Location
Solihull, West Midlands
Salary
Up to £16k plus excellent benefits
Posted
11 May 2018
Closes
11 Jun 2018
Job function
Operations
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

We’re looking for an Agency Sales & Events Assistant for our Solihull based client, a leading provider of Events, Business Travel and Worldwide Airfares. Providing support and assistance to the Sales Team and Events team, the successful candidate will be responsible for a wide range of tasks including researching venues for new events, assisting with the day to day co-ordination and planning of the event programme, organising and preparing sales materials for events for the Sales Team and providing day to day support to Regional Sales Managers.

This role would suit an ambitious graduate looking for their first step into the travel sector, or candidates with a background in travel administration, operations or sales support. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing travel organisation and our client can offer a competitive basic salary of up to £16k DOE plus excellent benefits. If this role is of interest to you, please contact us today for more information or apply online.

Role of Agency Sales & Events Assistant:

  • Research venues for new events as per annual events calendar, collate findings and report back
  • Liaise with Sales Managers to obtain recommended invitees to events
  • Assist with the day to day co-ordination and planning of the event programme including answering telephone, responding to email enquiries
  • Assist with the organization & planning of UK and Oversees Familiarisation Trips
  • Organise and prepare sales materials for events for Sales Team
  • Assist with the delivery of incentive campaigns, including the preparation and distribution of prizes and vouchers
  • Provide day to day support to Regional Sales Managers

Skills reqired for the role:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Good numerical skills 
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Team-working skills
  • Creative ability
  • The energy and enthusiasm to deal with campaigns
  • The ability to work to deadlines and cope

If you’re interested in learning more about this Agency Sales & Events Assistant opportunity, please contact Succeed Recruitment Solutions or press the apply online button now!

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