Event Co-ordinator

Recruiter
Location
Haberdashers’ Aske’s School For Girls
Salary
Competitive
Posted
19 Dec 2017
Closes
16 Jan 2018
Job Function
Marketing and PR
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

CH&Co and its brand divisions are one of the most respected and vibrant, cutting edge companies within the food service sector today. We have a reputation for good food, unrivalled service and a passion for making each and every eating experience a memorable one. An exciting opportunity has arisen to work for Brookwood, our 'independent schools' caterer. Brookwood offers the highest standard of fresh, quality food to pupils across all school ages and genders, whether they are day pupils or boarders. Currently supplying 45,500 fresh meals each school day to over 90 independent schools!

Summary

We are looking for enthusiastic and motivated Event Co-ordinator to help us to deliver outstanding service in our iconic locations. Own transport is desirable due to location. Requirement to be available for regular evening and weekend overtime

Main Responsibilities:
  • to strive to continually exceed customer expectations and provide excellent customer care
  • sales focused with the ability to close business successfully and consistently
  • to respond to incoming sales enquiries, follow up on function details and liaise with the venue team on a daily and weekly basis on outstanding and potential business
  • to take responsibility for your allocated venues in line with the ‘venue guru’ programme
  • key account management, measuring return on investment and reviewing revenue potential
  • to attend client events, promotions, client entertainment evenings and sales events as required
  • to assist in pro-active sales and marketing activity as required
Ideal Candidate:
  • has an eye for detail and strong organisational skills
  • is passionate about customer service
  • is able to work as part of a team as well as on own initiative whilst maintaining at all times the highest levels of accuracy and professionalism