A Career with Us...

We are always on the look out for determined, enthusiastic people who are passionate about a career in recruitment. At OA, we can support your development and you can be part of a very exciting time in the companies' future...

Contact Michelle Bacon on 01707 377088 or email your CV in the strictest confidence to info@oa-uk.co.uk


Event Sales Manager

Reference: Event SM Hert
Sector(s): Sales
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000 Per Annum
Benefits: Uncapped Commission
Town/City: Hertford
Contract Type: Permanent
Date Posted: 12/01/2018 14:45:00
End Date: 23/02/2018

Osborne Appointments are currently recruiting for an Event Sales Manager to join our client based in Hertford.



Purpose of role:

Sell and manage two events a year ensuring that they are successful and reach / exceed sales revenue targets by obtaining quality suppliers and delegates.

(50% New Business Sales / 50% Account Management)


Main Responsibilities:

  • Meet and exceed set KPI’s across call rates, new prospects and targets
  • Identify and source new business opportunities
  • Cold calling to maintain a consistent pipeline of prospects
  • Follow up incoming leads
  • Account manage existing clients
  • Host face to face meetings with new and existing business
  • Cross sell products where possible
  • Upsell sponsorship opportunities
  • Attend industry relevant events to promote and represent your brands


Experience / Skills required:

  • Proactive sales experience is essential
  • Confident and professional telephone manner
  • Strong negotiating / influencing techniques
  • Experience sourcing via LinkedIn would be an advantage
  • Proactive and self-motivated
  • Target driven
  • Team player


To discuss this role in more detail, please call us - 01707 377 088


Established in 1995, Osborne Appointments is an independently owned recruitment agency specialising in the supply of temporary, contract and permanent placements. OA are committed to placing the right candidate in the right job every time and pride ourselves in outstanding levels of Candidate Satisfaction

Thank you for your interest in this position. It is with regret that we are unable to respond personally to each individual application due to the high volume of CVs we receive on a daily basis. However, your application will be reviewed by one of our qualified consultants within the next 48 hours. If you do not hear from us within this time period, you have unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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