Sponsorship Sales Manager – Large Scale Finance Conferences & Exhibitions

Sponsorship Sales Manager – Large Scale Finance Conferences & Exhibitions

Sponsorship Sales Manager – Large Scale Finance Conferences & Exhibitions

Large Scale financial Events

Based in London

Base salary up to £40K + Uncapped Commission + Benefits

 

Jackson Barnes Recruitment are recruiting an experiences Sponsorship Sales professional who has experience selling on high profile, large scale conference & exhibitions.

 

Our client has been successfully delivering high level B2B events for over 20 years, they have an ambitious and very supportive culture and offer excellent long term (UK & International) career opportunities for ambitious professionals.

 

The London office are hiring an additional Sponsorship Sales Manager to join their large scale events team and sell both sponsorship & exhibition space for well known, innovative and rather cool finance events.

 

The Job

This Sponsorship Sales role offers a great opportunity for an ambitious & enthusiastic sales professional, who has drive & ambition, to build business relationships with senior professionals in high profile, blue chip organisations.  

  • Essentially, the Sponsorship Sales Manager will be responsible for driving revenues across sponsorship & exhibition sales for a portfolio of high profile big events. These events are held in the UK and overseas.
  • This position offers you the opportunity to work autonomously and strategically and create & deliver the sales strategy for your events.
  • You will be selling in a consultative & professional manner to key decision makers / C level contacts in corporate organisations. Our client doesn’t manage via KPI’s, they are interested in your ability to research, discuss and develop an understanding of the businesses you talk with.
  • You will be working with an established global brand and benefit from a strong database of existing contacts and a great marketing team who support the sales division to generate new contacts.
  • A large part of the position will be to identify and capitalise on new opportunities to generate revenue at the events - identifying new occasions for sponsorship investment to take place
  • You will be working with a strong team to achieve and exceed your revenue targets
  • You will be expected to attend your own and competitor events to meet clients & network

The Person

  • You will be educated to degree level
  • You will be an experienced Sponsorship Sales Professional, ideally with a background selling exhibition space & sponsorship opportunities at large scale events. 
  • You must understand the sales process and be motivated to adapt your knowledge to this sales environment
  • Have an interest in business & finance and enjoy learning new information
  • You will be able to strategically plan the sales process
  • Excellent communication skills, face to face and over the phone
  • Excellent at developing business relationships and understanding client needs
  • Strong at initiating new business with new clients & comfortable working with new products & services
  • You will be pro-active in your approach to selling, persuasive & confident
  • You must be hard working, committed and a team player

You will benefit from;

  • A generous and market leading commission structure
  • Excellent & long term training, support and guidance to further your career
  • International travel
  • Working with a great team who are supportive, social and are ambitious & professional

 

Please contact helen@jbrecruitment.co.uk at Jackson Barnes Recruitment for more information on this or other similar positions.

 

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Please take a look at our website for details on some of the other jobs we are recruiting for www.jbrecruitment.co.uk 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.