Special Events Executive - Pontins Holiday Park - Ainsdale House
Job Opening: 2020-09-18
Special Events Executive - Ainsdale House
Why wait to make your next career move?
Are you experienced in sales? Are you confident & looking for a new challenge? If so, we want to hear from you! We are currently seeking an experienced sales executive to join our expanding team. We are based in Southport and you will be reporting to the Sales and Promotional Manager. The position will require you to grow and develop our special events across our 6 UK holiday parks.
As the Special Events Executive, you will be required to work as part of the Pontins Events Sales Team to deliver exceptional successful events with the objective of maximizing revenue across the 6 parks. You will gain full knowledge of the Pontins Parks with the ability to confidently relay this knowledge to our future clients.
You will explore and develop all new leads and different business sectors with targeted cold calling to senior contacts. Gathering sales intelligence, setting appointments to show off our exceptional sites. You will be required to negotiate the terms of an agreement and the costs and specifications. You will attend client site meetings plus pre-and post-operational meetings.
Previous experience in a similar environment is essential. In addition, you will have experience of developing and implementing successful sales leads and possess excellent communication skills. You will be highly motivated, ambitious and target driven. A confident and professional telephone manner reinforced with tenacity is essential for this role.
Visit our website www.pontins.com and check out our fantastic Holiday Parks!
This position offers the opportunity for you to work in an exciting, creative, fast-paced industry with job satisfaction
In return for your commitment, we will support you in this new opportunity, with
- Competetive Salary (possibility to negotiate salary)
- 28 days annual leave
- Promotional opportunities
- Discounted Holiday Breaks (Incl. Pontins themed events)
Pontins are an Equal Opportunities employer and applicants from non-EEC countries will require work permits or permission to work issued by the Home Office.
Pontins will not recognise any submissions related to unsolicited applications and no agency fees will apply in relation to such submissions. If an agency submits an unsolicited CV to any director or employee of our company, we will not accept liability for commissions or other charges if we subsequently employ that candidate whether directly or through another agency. Where an agency’s correspondence contains a disclaimer indicating otherwise, our policy will prevail in this regard.
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