Event Sales Manager JobAccord, NY
Why You'll Love This Job
Responsible for soliciting and contracting event business with a focus on growing sales.Handles inbound leads, negotiates and executes contract terms for weddings and other social functions based on annual room night and revenue target. Uses negotiating skills and creative selling abilities to close business and negotiate contracts.
Prepare sales-related documents throughout the sales process (e.g., proposals, contracts).Liaise between client and on-site team leaders to ensure success of events from beginning to end.
Meet with clients and potential clients and conduct onsite showings and inspections to promote facilities and services.
Completes special projects as assigned by the Director of Sales & Marketing.
Skills & Qualifications
Candidate must be a self-starter, highly organized and motivated with exceptional time management skills holding the highest levels of integrity and accountability.Must be a team player, capable of working and maintaining composure under pressure, all while promoting a positive atmosphere.
Must be professional and polished, with the ability to build and maintain internal and external relationships in an upscale environment.Ability to handle a high volume of calls, emails, and operational demands with the utmost degree of professionalism, while meeting all time-sensitive deadlines.
Ability to handle confidential and sensitive information with discretion.
Desired System knowledge: