M&E Sales Executive

Permanent
39 hours per week

The Royal Horseguards

The Royal Horseguards is an elegant 5 star hotel overlooking the River Thames, the London Eye and only a short walk to the Houses of Parliament. This 282 bedroom hotel has been awarded a certificate of excellence by Trip Advisor for 2013, 2014 and now for the third year running in 2015. The Royal Horseguards Hotel also has exceptional banqueting facilities at one of London's most prestigious conference and banqueting venues, One Whitehall Place.

The Role

As Meeting and Events Sales Executive you will be responsible for promoting the Meeting and Events facilities to prospective clients and will act as the main point of contact for co-ordinating their events. This is a customer facing role, so you will need to have excellent interpersonal skills and have a real drive to deliver the best possible service at all times.

Our Meetings and Events teams are all about exceeding the customer's expectations and giving attention to the smallest details. There will be a high level of telephone communication and an administrative element to the role as well, so you will need to demonstrate excellent organisation skills and strong commercial awareness.


What we look for

  • Excellent communication and organisation skills
  • Sales and commercial skills
  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • An eye for detail
  • An innovative approach to driving business forward

What's in it for you?

  • Competitive starting salary and Holiday entitlement
  • Discounted hotel rates for yourself and your family across the Guoman and Thistle group
  • A huge range of online benefits which allows you to claim discounts and cash back with thousands of different retailers and service providers
  • The opportunity to work within an organisation committed to personal and career development
  • Pension and Healthcare schemes
  • Uniform (where applicable) and meals on duty