Sales Executive


Come and join The Christian Conference Trust family

We’re looking for a keen and engaging individual who wants to develop their career in sales or customer management, to join our dynamic team as a Sales Executive.

The Christian Conference Trust is a leading provider of residential ministry, serving hundreds of churches and Christian organisations across the UK at three stunning venues. We’re in the top 2% of UK charities.

Salary: £20,800 per annum 
Contract Term: Permanent, Full-time (40 hours per week)
Location: The Hayes Conference Centre, Swanwick, Derbyshire, DE55 1AU
Key responsibilities:

·         Ensuring all email or web-based enquiries are dealt with efficiently and in a tailored and professional manner

·         Ensuring all telephone calls are responded to efficiently and in a tailored and professional manner

·         Converting enquiries into firm bookings by quality follow-up and negotiation to close sales

·         Arranging and undertaking client tours, as a key part of the sales process

·         Liaising with each centre operations team about potential bookings

·         Assisting with targeted marketing campaigns with potential customers

·         Providing support for ‘win-back’ campaigns that confidently re-position CCT with lapsed groups

·         Representing CCT at exhibitions and events

·         Training customers on the use of the Event Manager tool

Person specification:

·         Excellent communicator; by email, phone and in person

·         Able to effectively engage others

·         Positive and enthusiastic attitude

·         Highly organised and efficient

·         Ability to work under pressure with good IT skills - competent with Microsoft Office

The successful candidate will need to have experience in a sales, customer-facing or customer service role. You will also have maths and English at GSCE grade 4/C or equivalent and able to travel to and stay overnight at other centres occasionally as well as exhibitions as required. As part of the role you be comfortable maintaining CCT’s core charitable values and Christian ethos.

If this sounds like a role that you can put your skills to great use in then we would love to hear from you.

Please send completed application forms to Mark Rowe, Head of Sales & Marketing at the Christian Conference Trust by Friday 21st February 2020 

Applications will be reviewed upon submission.

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Swanwick, Alfreton
Derbyshire, DE55 1AU

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