French or German Speaking Sales Manager - Exhibition Sales

Posted 28 February by P3 Search & Selection

The Company

Our client is one of the world’s fastest growing exhibition businesses, running best of class events in the technology and healthcare sectors. Over the last six years we have averaged 47% revenue growth each year. In total they now turnover almost £40 million. They have 150 staff and offices in London, Singapore and Hong Kong. In their industry they have won twenty major awards in the last five years including the coveted Best Business Exhibition four times. Last year their twenty two events had over 5,000 exhibitors and attracted over 100,000 delegates.

The company is going through an exciting period of growth as they develop new ways to service both existing and new customers which means there is a fantastic opportunity for people applying for the role.

The Role

The role we are working on is a Sales Manager position which is an essential role in building relationships with existing clients and developing new business. You will be responsible for managing the shows daily sales performance and sales team. Assisting the Event Director and Show Manager to ensure sales strategies are created and followed. Work with the Event Director and Show Manager to ensure the financial success of the event by introducing sales activities as and when the need arises to hit and exceed show target. Manage and motivate junior staff ensuring the companies standards or performance are met. Train and support junior staff where necessary. Ensure personal and junior sales team member’s targets are exceeded. With the Event Director and Show Manager, liaise with other departments such as operations, marketing and the show team to ensure the smooth running of the event as well as planning and post event responsibilities. Support company senior management team with the smooth running of the company as and when required.

The Package

On offer is a basic salary of £27,000 with an OTE of £34,000. Furthermore, the package comes with 20 days holidays + bank holidays.

Required skills

  • Business Development
  • New Business
  • Exhibition Sales

Application question

Do you have more than 1 years experience within Exhibition Sales?

Reference: 34349191

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