New Business Sponsorship Sales Executive – International Tech Events

New Business Sponsorship Sales Executive – International Tech Events

New Business Sponsorship Sales Executive – International Tech Events

City, London + Travel

Salary up to £35K + Uncapped Commission


This role will be 70% new business and you will be generating sponsorship revenue through the introduction of new clients to established international events.


The job

As a new business sponsorship sales executive you will be required to generate revenues streams from new clients. You will be selling high value sponsorship packages for 4 main B2B tech events. To be successful in this role you must enjoy researching & securing new business, developing relationships with senior level decision makers and closing sales.



  • conduct consultative international sales calls with a view to closing high value deals
  • selling in a consultative & professional manner to key decision makers / C level contacts in corporate organisations
  • working with a portfolio of established and highly regarded events
  • develop and maintain long-term business relationships with new and existing international clients
  • New Business – identify and secure new clients to sponsor the events.
  • You will also be required to identify & capitalise on new opportunities to generate revenue
  • You will be working with a strong and ambitious team to achieve and exceed your revenue targets


Your Experience

You will be passionate about developing your sales career and focused on developing new business opportunities:

  • You will have 2-3 years commercial business to business sales experience, ideally from a sponsorship sales background but recruitment, IT Sales or Advertising sales backgrounds will be considered. What is important is you have a stable and successful track record in sales.
  • You must be a strong new business developer, enjoy picking up the phone, networking and closing sales.
  • Your experience will include the ability to effectively research, develop new business, manage & grow client accounts.
  • Excellent communication skills – both over the phone and face to face
  • Ability to understand and assess client business needs and swiftly be able to develop creative solutions to meet their needs
  • You will be used to working to targets, deadlines and as part of a team
  • Ambitious, articulate and creative
  • Good working knowledge of sales, the sales process and new business development
  • Excellent work ethic and resilience
  • Ability to build relationships with senior level external partners
  • Strong business acumen

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Jackson Barnes Recruitment deliver international recruitment solutions within the events, media and publishing sectors. Working with commercial and not for profit organisations and institutions. Jackson Barnes place from Graduate up to MD level in the following positions:
• Researchers 
• Conference producers 
• Event Marketing professionals 
• Sales professionals – delegate, sponsorship and Business Development
• Event Managers 
• Editors 
We recruit for organisations in UK and overseas with success in London, Dubai, New York, Singapore and Australia.