Job Title: Conference Centre Sales Manager
Company: Rothamsted Centre for Research and Enterprise (RoCRE)
Location: Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Job Type: Full time, permanent
Salary Info: £35,000
To apply: All applications should be made via the web portal: https://jobs.rothamsted.ac.uk/vacancies/222/sales-manager.html
Closing date for applications: 10 February 2019
Do you have event sales experience gained in a commercial conference centre environment? Preferably under an academic or research umbrella? We are looking for a Sales Manager to join our small team at an exciting time as we begin to grow our conference and events business at the Rothamsted Research campus in Harpenden.
The Conference Centre Sales Manager will work as part of the senior management team at Rothamsted Centre for Research and Enterprise (RoCRE) as we grow our existing and new business for our state of the art conference centre, restaurant and Grade I listed Manor venue.
The successful candidate will be accountable for commercial activity across the portfolio with responsibility for the proactive and reactive sales, marketing and events planning team. You will have significant experience in a previous sales role as well as having previously managed a small sales team.
The Conference Centre Sales Manager will manage the sales team to help to grow the existing and new business for the conference centre, restaurant, and Manor venue.
They will be accountable for commercial activity across the portfolio with responsibility for the proactive and reactive sales, marketing and events planning team. This is a vital role in the RoCRE business and the post holder will form part of the Senior Management Team.
This role will support the needs of the business and will include weekend, evening and function work. The role holder is expected to carry out the duties listed below and any other duties reasonably required by the line manager or RoCRE.
Visit the website for more details, job description and person specification here: https://jobs.rothamsted.ac.uk/vacancies/222/sales-manager.html