Graduate Trainee Wedding Sales Executive

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Salary:
Competitive
Location:
Aldermaston (South East)
Deadline:
Continuous
Start date:
ASAP
Job type:
Graduate job
Sectors:

Description

Wasing has a vacancy for a full-time, Graduate Trainee Wedding Sales Executive. This is an exciting career opportunity to become part of the team at one of the best and most prestigious, exclusive use wedding and events venues in the country. The role involves completing venue visits to prospective clients, understanding sales targets and administration as part of the booking process. You will be working with a team of enthusiastic, dedicated and professional people.

Wasing is a forward thinking and diverse estate which is constantly expanding its offerings within the hospitality and events industry. Our aim is to grow the business and part of this includes becoming a world-renowned wellness and retreat centre with an organic farm, providing many of the ingredients in our delicious and highly acclaimed menus, covering all aspects of the business.

Passionate about providing exceptional service, Wasing prides itself in exceeding expectations, delivering bespoke events. So, if you have an absolute enthusiasm for hospitality sales with drive and ambition with a warm and happy demeanour, then we may be the place for you!

What we are looking for:

  • Excellent organisational skills.
  • Excellent team working skills.
  • Excellent social skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Current IT and computer knowledge of programs including outlook, excel and word is required to a high standard. Previous knowledge of a hotel booking system is preferred.
  • Someone who wants to build a career around event sales and can grow alongside the business and build a long-term future at Wasing.
  • A requirement to be flexible and support your colleagues, when covering holidays, sickness and days off.
  • Knowledge of hospitality/event sales is preferred but not essential, full training will be given.

Duties include:

  • Understanding and meeting wedding sales targets
  • Co-ordinating with team members for venue visits and overseeing the administration
  • Client venue visits
  • Client meetings face to face and via Zoom
  • Wedding booking administration
  • Accommodation bookings
  • To reconcile all accounts and monies with the accounts team at Wasing Leisure Ltd when required
  • Fully comprehend the Terms and Conditions for the wedding catering, venue and accommodation, plus cottages, corporate and private events
  • Social media awareness and photographic opportunities – send to marketing manager
  • To ensure guest satisfaction at all times and to see that The Wasing experience meets and exceeds expectations
  • To carry out any other reasonable duties as requested by management

Contract: Full-time permanent, including some evening and weekend work.
Package: Competitive salary plus bonus, company benefits, 20 days holiday plus bank holidays
To apply for this position please include a copy of your CV.

 

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