Regional Sales & Events Manager, Caterer

Catereing company, SW London

Salary – £30-36K

An incredible opportunity for an experienced Sales & Event Manager to join this London-based catering company. Based at the head office in South West London managing a team and being responsible for the sales and events across multiple venues where they are the exclusive caterers or a preferred caterer.

The ideal candidate will have a strong sales mentality, excellent event management experience and a great leader and manager of a team, inspiring and leading by example.

The role:

* Ensure sales are handled efficiently and effectively, driving high conversion rates and ultimately driving sales and revenue
* Ensure effective processes are in place and that these are followed by the whole team
* Distribute enquiries across your team and manage work load across managers
* Nurture and develop relationships with key clients and accounts, looking after their events personally
* Ensure event details are clearly communicated with all departments and liaise regarding any last minute changes
* Provide feedback from events to the team and wider company
* Pro-actively seek opportunities to grow and promote the business both in exclusive and non-exclusive venues
* Look after marketing; competitor analysis, implement marketing initiatives and ensure website and social media platforms are up to date and on brand
* Assist in managing clients at all venues alongside the Operations Director
* Train, manage and develop your team

About you:

* Previous proven experience within catering
* Previous experience managing a team
* Passionate about first class service
* Highly organised with a keen eye for detail
* Polished and professional communication skills – verbal and written
* Excellent standards of personal presentation

This is a really exciting opportunity to work for an amazing company within a great team, please do apply with your current CV, looking to interview asap

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Contact: Helena Ranger
Reference: HR2910/RSEM
Job ID: 48464

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