Are you an accomplished and experienced Conference and Events Coordinator looking for a role with one of the most prestigious hotels in Birmingham? Do you have coordination experience working within a conference, meetings and events setting? Would you like to progress your career in a vibrant, renowned business with a reputation for excellence? We have an exclusive opportunity for a Conference and Events Coordinator to join this distinguished business based in the heart of Birmingham City Centre.
The Sales and Events Coordinator will play a pivotal role within the hotels sales department, working with the wider conference and events team to deliver exceptional event experiences. With proven skills in sales and enquiry handling, you will be responsible for sending proposals, conducting show rounds and building relationship with existing and potential guests. You will develop a strong understanding of the hotels features and amenities and have confidence in your abilities to turn enquiries into contracted business. Collating final details for all events and producing function sheets, you will use your interpersonal skills to ensure all clients requirements are fully communicated to appropriate departments. Directing event setup, you will also liaise with suppliers, event and hotel staff before handing clients over to the operations team.
This would suit a naturally organised individual with a professional disposition who is used to working as part of a team to achieve targets and delivering exceptional service. You will be adaptable, have a great team work ethic and a passion for the little details.
To succeed in this exciting opportunity, you will have at least a years’ experience as a Sales and Events Coordinator, with a strong sales background and a good understanding of Meetings, Conference and Events. Most importantly, you will have a proactive approach and be confident speaking to clients on the telephone, making outbound calls and developing strong business relationships. Alongside this a great attitude, a desire to work hard and grow with an iconic business will be key to your success.
In return you will receive an excellent salary and benefits package, with the opportunity to develop a long-standing career with an incredibly well-regarded Birmingham-based business.
SimkissGuy Recruitment is acting as a recruitment agency for the purpose of this vacancy. We are an equal opportunities employer who welcomes applications from all. We will be in touch within 3 working days if we would like to discuss your CV and experience further. If you do not hear from us within that time then you have unfortunately been unsuccessful in your application for this particular vacancy. We would welcome further applications from you for roles that may be more suited to your skills and experience.