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Operation Sales Manager


Operation Sales Manager, Operation, Operation Sales Events Manager

Job Title: Operation Sales Manager
Salary: £28000 to £35000 per annum plus potential bonus package

Location: Knutsford

Our Prestigious client based in stunning areas of Cheshire, offering meeting - conferencing - exhibitions and Weddings, are seeking a driven and well organised Operations Manager who can manage and coordinate all events throughout the estates.

Ultimately, the Operations Manager, Will lead and control the run up, on the day and De Rig of all Events Throughout the estate. Conduct all Administrative elements and Maintain strong relationships With Local Community. Control, Lead, Delegate and be the focal point and decision maker for all of the Events through the estate

Responsibilities Include:

Main communicator with clients for requirements, queries, pricing
Strong relationship builder and strong point of contact behind the business face
Manage and coordinate suppliers and all event logistics - venue, catering, travel
Manage the events from set up, on the day and post event.
Research venues, suppliers and contractors. Negotiate pricing and hire
Administration of insurance, legal, health and safety obligations
Oversee the setup, the on day activities and driver the clear down effectively
Communicate with all 3rd party, onsite contractors and ensure all comply with contracts and
Produce post event evaluations and feedback communications
Research opportunities for new clients and events
Produce detailed proposals
Work to strict time scales
Coordinate and ensure all elements are in place and met
Assist Team in generating Sales for other areas of the company
Work to set budgets and take control

Essential Experience Required:

Strong Leadership, communication and direction.
Decision making and ability to solve problems quickly with right solution
Lead Operation Management in a Hotel or large events background
Controlled financial budgets
Lead teams and managed multiple expectations

Desirable Experience:

Fashion, wedding planning
Sales Background in Hospitality

Acorn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment.

Acorn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment.

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Skills and experience

operations manager, events manager

About Acorn Recruitment

Acorn Recruitment

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Acorn offers permanent, temporary and contract recruitment solutions to employers, supported by a portfolio of training, learning and development solutions.

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  • Salary
    £35,000 to £28,000 per year
  • Benefits
    bonus package
  • Location
  • Company
    Acorn Recruitment
  • Posted By
    Ms Christina Harris
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  • Job Functions
  • Industries
    Events Services
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