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Proactive Sales Executive

Britannia Hotels
Buxton, Derbyshire
Closing date
30 Apr 2024

Location: Buxton, SK17 6AG, United Kingdom

Address: Palace Road

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 186 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 Proactive sale executive. Main duties will include:

  • Develop sales strategies, including packages and pricing, maximize sales & revenue across all Hotel Facilities
  • Attend outside commitments and attend networking events, including exhibitions for the hotel and collectively for the company.
  • Carry out proactive sales calls.
  • Working close with the community with current standing organisations and new leads.
  • Work closely with the Sales Manager on developing business opportunities for your given portfolio of accounts.
  • Continue to grow business in your own segment, by proactively searching for new leads.
  • Entertain guests while hosting show around inspections of the hotel.
  • Create and implement the hotel sales strategy to drive performance.
  • Drive sales across all market segments into the hotel, in particular events at the hotel.

The successful candidate 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 very attractive salary 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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