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Sales Executive

Britannia Hotels
Buxton, Derbyshire
Closing date
29 Mar 2024
Location: Buxton, SK17 6AG, United Kingdom

Address: Palace Rd


Apply now and you could be working at one of the landmark hotels in Buxton. Situated in over 5 acres of stunning landscaped gardens, this new addition to the Britannia family is perfectly located on the edge of the Peak District National Park.

The Palace Hotel is a 122 bedroom-hotel that boasts the elegant Dovedale Restaurant, which offers traditional cuisine, as well as operating unique conference & banqueting facilities, popular for weddings and town events. Due to continued expansion, we are looking to recruit a Full-Time Sales & Events Executive on to the team.

As Sales & Events Executive, you will be required to:

  • To field both small and large event enquiries (up to 1,000), check availability, quote accordingly, convert, and plan the events.
  • Liaising with clients in the planning process of their event to create & present accurate function sheets.
  • To enter all enquiries, bookings, denials, and cancellations into the appropriate Hotel’s diary system.
  • Liaise with all operational departments to ensure that all requirements are met, and revenue is maximised.
  • Responsible for ensuring clients are invoiced correctly.
  • Attending any site visits, planning meetings, tastings or other occasions as required by the Hotel/Client
  • Proactive contracting & rate negotiation.

The successful candidate will have previous similar experience working in Sales. You will communicate effectively with other managers, staff, and guests. The ideal candidate will be organised, punctual and efficient.

Visit our website  and view this stunning landmark Hotel!

This position offers a salary that reflects your experience and the opportunity for you to be creative!

In return for your commitment, we will support you in this new opportunity, with


  • Up to 28 days holiday including bank holidays per annum.
  • Discounted stays for you and your family at any of our 63 Hotels & 3 Parks
  • Meals on duty (Subject to eligibility)
  • Uniform (Subject to position)
  • Accelerated promotional prospects.

Britannia Hotels are an Equal Opportunities employer and applicants from non-EEC countries will require work permits or permission to work issued by the Home Office.

Britannia Hotels 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.

Positions are open to all suitably qualified candidates, regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy or maternity, race, religion or belief, candidates of any sexes or sexual orientation. All vacancies are posted both externally and internally on a weekly basis to ensure access to all applicants.

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