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Sales Manager, ibtm World (Based in UK, Richmond, Greater London)

Reed Exhibitions
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Job title: SALES MANAGER,   IBTM World 


Location: Richmond, Surrey, UK

About Reed Exhibitions

Reed Exhibitions is a leading global events organiser, with more than 500 events in 30 countries. In 2018, Reed Exhibitions brought together more than 7m event participants from around the world generating billions of dollars in business. Today Reed Exhibitions’ events are held throughout the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Asia Pacific and Africa and organised by 38 fully staffed offices. Reed Exhibitions serves 43 industry sectors with trade and consumer events. It is part of RELX, a global provider of information and analytics for professional and business customers across industries. www.reedexpo.com 

About RELX 

RELX is a global provider of information-based analytics and decision tools for professional and business customers. The Group serves customers in more than 180 countries and has offices in about 40 countries. It employs over 30,000 people, of whom almost half are in North America. 

Reed Travel Exhibitions is seeking to recruit an experienced and highly motivated Sales Manager to drive new business and manage key accounts for ibtm world, which takes place annually in November in Barcelona . IBTM World is a leading 3 day event for the global meetings, incentives, conferences and events industry. IBTM World  connects diverse MICE suppliers with highly qualified meetings and event planners


The role will be based in Richmond, London and will involve regular travel in order to present business solutions in a face to face environment.

The Job

To meet predetermined revenue targets  via stand and sponsorship sales 

Retain and grow existing business through key account management.

Identify, research and successful close new business prospects and opportunities

Plan, develop and manage show floor plan areas.

Prepare and execute annual show specific sales plans

Collaborate across all disciplines (marketing, hosted buyers, operations, PR) to ensure market intelligence and analytical data data is shared in order to maximise on potential opportunities.

Comply with financial and database procedures and utilisation of the database to assist with account management.

Accurately report progress through sales reports and forecast revenue projections allowing the Head of Sales & Exhibition Director to budget accordingly.

Daily recording of sales activities through the Sales Tool – Salesforce.com, sales funnel management

Contribute to formulating new revenue and growth 

The Candidate

Reporting to the Head of Sales (based in London) the successful candidate will be expected to become recognised within the meetings industry and to be articulate about key industry issues.

Highly motivated sales professional is required 

Extensive sales experience developing and managing business from major accounts, ideally within the meetings, travel or hospitality industries.

First class written and oral communication skills, including presentation and report writing.  

A proven record of targeting and securing new business.

An ability to assimilate and practice key account management principles.

The willingness to undertake regular international travel, often unaccompanied.

The combination of being able to work under real pressure, using own initiative whilst being a team player.

A strong customer service philosophy

A flexible approach to working methods and hours of attendance.

Self motivated individual.

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