1. The Department
The Hospitality team are responsible for the sales and delivery for all Matchday hospitality along with ad hoc Club events such as End of Season Awards Dinner and Play on the Pitch experiences.
2. The Role
We have an exciting opportunity for Commercial Events Sales Manager to join our team based at Villa Park. You will be responsible for developing our commercial events while providing a top-class professional service and achieving individual and team targets. You will manage the sales and coordination across all aspects of commercial events for Villa Park.
3. The Person
The ideal candidate will be highly motivated and have experience of working in a fast-paced sales environment with a proven track record of achieving and exceeding sales targets. ideally you will have experience in managing larger events from sales strategy through to delivery.
You will have exceptional communication skills with the ability to communicate across a range of management and colleague levels. This is a busy role that requires you to have strong organisation and planning skills with ability to work at a fast pace on multiple projects.
As part of your application, please ensure you upload your CV and Cover Letter.
For further information, the Role Profile and to apply please go to careers.avfc.co.uk/jobs
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We welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, race, disability, gender reassignment, pregnancy and maternity, sexual orientation, marriage and civil partnership, sex and religion or belief.
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