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Hilton Brussels City

Situated in the center of downtown Brussels, within yards of Gare du Nord station and in close proximity to the Rue Neuve shopping district and the World Trade Center, the Hilton Brussels City hotel is the ideal place to stay when you are visiting Belgium’s capital. All the facilities are in place to allow you to remain productive during ...
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Sales Executive - Brussels


Job ID: 51051
Job Views: 625
Location: Brussel – Bruxelles
Sector: Hotels
Contract: Fixed: full-time
Posted: 12.04.2017

Job Description

 
Position Summary:
Sales Executive role is to increase business travel sales from groups and transients for the hotel by activating new accounts and growing the existing ones through a structured and pro-active sales approach; Role’s responsibility is to achieve accommodation and banqueting revenue targets for his/her portfolio and therefore support achievement  of the hotel’s budget, market share and brand awareness on the local market. 
 
Main Responsibilities:
Responsible for Total Account Management for all market segments with the aim to exceed hotel targets 
Establish and maintain relationship with account contacts to build trust and maintain loyalty.
Monitor account production on a quarterly basis to identify variances and market trends
Tele-prospecting calls to new clients and tracking leads from A-Z
Create, prospect and maintain contact with regular and new clients
Responsible for actively seeking for new business opportunities for each of the above segments
Responsible for keeping account management record up to date.
Follow Hilton values and sales disciplines when meeting with clients.
Conduct sales calls/ appointments through structured research calls.
May be required to travel to other locations to represent the hotel on sales calls, work-shops or trade fairs. 
Assist in the selling and converting large groups, meetings or conventions in collaboration with the Conference & Events department.
Contribute to reporting 
Active follow up on key loyalty members (HHonors and other initiatives)
Attend weekly/monthly Sales Communication meetings with management team to say ahead of negative trends
Present at all hotel activities as network events, loyalty cocktails, charity initiatives and FAM-trips.
Maintain good relationship with Hilton Worldwide Sales offices and Hilton Field Sales (travel agency sales executive) 
 

Job Requirements

 
Specific Job Knowledge, Skill and Ability:
Self-starter, well organized, detail oriented, assertive and willing to take ownership of responsibilities with a high degree of positive energy and drive
Excellent skills in time management, negotiation, coordination and communication (written and verbal)
Can work indepently as well as in teams and contributes to a  however must also work in a team with positive attitude Must be a team worker but can also work independently 
Effective multi-tasking and the ability to prioritise
Display flexibility and resiliance
Demonstrate Pro Active Behavior
Ability to make sound business decisions
Ability to manage multiple projects, meet deadlines, and work effectively under time and resource constraints
Acts on own initiative when appropriate.
Has drive and determination to succeed.
 
Required Qualifications:
Minimum of 1 year of sales related experience in Hospitality, ideally on the Brussels market.
Presentation skills and experience using effective verbal and written communication skills. 
Degree in Hospitality Management or similar.
Driving Licence cat. B.
Fluent in English and French and/or Dutch.
Proficiency in Mircosoft applications such as Outlook, Word, Excel & PowerPoint

Offer:
• Collectif Bonus
• Individual Bonus 
• GSM/laptop
• Laundry
• Food 
• Staff rate
• Amazing team!

Interested?
Please send us your CV, via MyTravelJob.be , to the attention of Mrs. Stéphanie Caubet, Human Ressources Assistant.