Event Sales Executive

This is Beyond

We offer a 4 day week, but get paid for 5

Only considering candidates who are eligible to work in London, UK ⚠️

Event Sales Executive

Welcome to This is Beyond, a dynamic and forward-thinking B2B events company based in the heart of West London. From our humble beginnings as an ambitious startup, we've swiftly risen to become a global leader in pioneering B2B events that redefine industry standards. Renowned as thought leaders in the luxury travel sector, we've left an indelible mark by spearheading innovative approaches and cultivating fervent communities around distinct travel niches. Our diverse portfolio boasts a mix of groundbreaking global travel trade shows tailored for elite influencers and trendsetters.

At This is Beyond, we're relentless in our pursuit of crafting unparalleled experiences. We meticulously curate our guest list, recognising that chemistry is paramount, and we vehemently reject mundane formats. Prepare to be immersed in exclusive, inspiring environments that blur the lines between work and leisure - because that's where true business brilliance thrives. Join us on our journey, where innovation knows no bounds and excellence is the standard

The role:

Reporting to the Sales Manager for PURE Life Experiences, the Sales Executive will be joining a tenured and successful team responsible for one of the industry’s most celebrated and successful marketing platforms for the high-end travel industry. As a firm believer in experiential travel, you’ll form an integral part of the PURE sales team and directly curate our longest standing show. To be successful in this role you will have demonstrable experience of working in a dynamic sales environment and be extremely target driven. The right person for the role will be an excellent team-player with an entrepreneurial mindset and enthusiasm to learn. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to travel both to meet International clients and also to Marrakech and see their hard work come to fruition at our incredible event.

What you will do:

  • Work with the Sales Manager to create a yearly strategy to deliver sales in your dedicated geographical region.
  • Deliver sales of stand space, catalogue sales, delegate badges and sponsorship.
  • Hunt down the most innovative, fresh and experiential high-end travel companies from around the world.
  • Maintain existing and develop new customer relationships through face-to-face meetings and attending industry events.
  • Generate new leads, based on travel industry trends, new openings and understanding what’s hot.
  • Network, research and be a travel trend nerd.
  • Plan and implement sales calls and trips in your dedicated region.
  • Manage the sales database accurately, ensuring all clients and prospects are contracted.
  • Administer the online system on the supplier side to facilitate on-line registrations, appointment matching and checking that all badges and signage are printed correctly.
  • Work on-site in Marrakech pre-show, actively helping your clients with their on-site requirements

What you will need:

  • Proven success in delivering sales 2+ years
  • Ideally some event sales cycles OR luxury travel experience
  • Ability to filter information and assess priorities effectively.
  • Ability to work under pressure within changing priorities and deadlines and be flexible as part of small team.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and ability to professionally represent the company.
  • Specific industry and market knowledge (Luxury, Travel and Events) will be highly advantageous

Benefits: Pension, 4 day working week (no working on Friday). Hybrid working (3 days in the office per week), ongoing learning & development, social events & travel opportunities.

Position Type: Permanent, 4 day working week (4 day working week for 5 days’ pay!)

Working Pattern: Hybrid - 3 days in the office (Shepherds Bush), 1 day from home & every Friday is non working day as standard

This is Beyond is an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to diversity and inclusion. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, colour, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other protected characteristic.

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A company redefining luxury travel experiences through immersive events and communities.

Working Week

We offer a 4 day week, but get paid for 5

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  • Tue
  • Wed
  • Thu
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Our Vacation Policy

20 days holiday plus every Friday off, along with a birthday holiday each year.

  • 20 days
  • 52 Fridays
  • 72 days off per year

Remote Working Policy

Hybrid remote working with opportunities for global travel.

  • London, UK

Company Benefits

  • Health Cash Plan for all & PMI for Managers or after 2 years of service
  • Flexible working hours with start times between 8 - 9:30 am
  • Equipment allowance
  • LinkedIn Learning and a self-development package worth £800 after 4 years
  • Six-week paid sabbatical after 6 years
  • Employee assistance

Our Team

We're a team of 69 across 9 departments:

  • operations
  • sales
  • marketing
  • arts and design
  • finance
  • entrepreneurship
  • human resources
  • +2 more teams

Desirable Skills and Experience

  • Deliver Sales
  • Sales Strategy
  • Networking
  • Trend Analysis
  • Database Management
  • Sales Calls
  • Communication Skills

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