Event Sales Manager

  • Location
    Chicago, Illinois
  • Job type
    Direct Hire
  • Category
    Retail/Sales - Outside Sales

Adecco’s Executive Recruitment Team is assisting their top client in the Entertainment Industry in search of an Event Sales Manager to join their team in Downtown Chicago. This is a Direct Hire, Full Time opportunity!

In this role, you will work with Event Sales Team to grow an outside sales campaign, while also handling incoming event inquiries. Your main focus will be building partnerships with corporate business in the Downtown area, as well as representing the brand at tradeshows and expos. You are the point of contact for your book of clients, and work directly with them in planning out their event! If you’re passionate about sales and entertainment – this role is for you!

SKILLS:
-Great communication, attention to detail, and strong problem solving skills
-Ability to present and pitch information and details to groups
-Business minded and able to work independently in the field
-Self Motivated and able to work in a fast paced environment
-Professional Image and able to build relationships with all levels of businesses
-Enthusiasm and driven mindset for sales
-Love of events and able to think outside of the box
EXPERIENCE NEEDED:
-3 plus years experience in sales, preferably in a hospitality or entertainment setting
-Experience selling in both Corporate and SMERF market
-Bachelor’s Degree

POSTION OFFERS: A fun company culture, along with competitive base salary and lucrative commission structure! As well as full benefits, PTO, Sick and Personal days!

If you are interested in this Direct Hire, Event Sales Manager job opening in Chicago, IL and meet the minimum qualifications, please submit your resume ASAP to Kelly Sawyer, Executive Recruiter at kelly.sawyer@adeccona.com, as the client would like to have interviews immediately. We thank all applicants for their interest in the position, however only those candidates that meet the qualifications will be contacted.

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