Event Sales Manager
Fairfax, VA 22032
Event and Catering Sales Manager
This is an exciting DC/Northern Virginia based opening for an Events, Catering Sales Manager opportunity.
The ideal background with have a blended background for a hybrid role encompassing event management, execution and business development.
The ideal candidate may also have additional experience with local marketing, social media platforms, promotions and local marketing.
This venue operates in the premium segment with high end clients, DC circuit clients as well as relationships with major businesses in the area.
If you are a talented, experienced event sales manager please send your resume for more information.
Ideal experience profile will be 3+ years in the local area. The role requires strong organizational skills, sales prospecting, a book of business and the ability to multi-task whilst meeting deadlines.
Supervising a small team of direct reports will also be a part of this role.
Premium base salary, commission and excellent benefits.
Please send your resume by return e mail.
Presented by Tom Bull with Gecko Hospitality
Tom Bull, CPC
Executive Recruiter | Restaurant Division
Tom Bull, CPC is the senior executive recruiter for Gecko Hospitality, Virginia and DC. Tom has a big background in restaurant operations with prior experience as DO for Applebee’s.
After joining Gecko in 2010 he has successfully developed an extensive client and candidate base throughout Washington DC and Virginia. Tom has received numerous awards for top performance during his career at Gecko. He receives frequent accolades from candidates and clients for his ability to fill job orders fast.
Tom’s experience in operations and recruiting provide a solid foundation allowing him to fill some of the most challenging positions, fast. He has connections at all levels within the restaurant segment from unit managers to Senior VP level operations, in addition to Executive Chefs and similar culinary roles.
Tom’s success is built on his ability to develop strong business relationships and works ethically with a high sense of urgency.