Exhibition Manager - Cityscape
Taylor & Francis Group
Dubai
منذ 21 يوم

Job Purpose :

  • To lead, manage and drive through the successful planning and execution of the entire lifecycle of each event assigned to the role holder
  • To achieve revenue and profit targets
  • To maintain existing and develop new customer relationships
  • Job Accountabilities :

    Key Performance Indicators

  • Achievement of sales revenue / profit targets
  • Successful event management
  • Achievement of % customer segment targets per exhibition
  • Management of event budget
  • Number of calls made per day
  • Time of call duration
  • Effective co-ordination of operations and logistics
  • Growth of existing portfolio by generating new ideas
  • Key Dimensions :

    Main Duties & Responsibilities :

    Sales :

  • Drive through the achievement of sales revenue / profit targets
  • Continue to build strong relationships with current and potential clients both pre, during and post event
  • Manage and maintain strong relationships with agents representing the event to ensure the achievement of revenue targets for each event, and find new agents where desirable.
  • Manage and maintain existing policies and procedures for the unit
  • Provide line manager with weekly sales reports and any other reporting as required
  • Event Management :

  • Set up a sound and workable project plan for each event with clearly defined timelines
  • Work closely with the marketing team set up ensure delivery of the desired target audience
  • Manage and maintain strong relationships with show partners and relevant government authorities involved in the event
  • Plan, prepare and monitor annual budgets for the event with strict adherence to revenue and cost ensuring achievement of profit
  • Oversee the development of an event floor plan
  • Liaise with the operations department to coordinate event logistics effectively and in line with procedures for the unit.
  • Ensure collection of payments by regular communication and coordination with the accounts department
  • General :

  • Continually monitor and research the market
  • Identify and attend competitive events where appropriate
  • Database clean and build
  • Perform any other duties commensurate with the grade and level of responsibility
  • Person Specification

    Minimum Education Level :

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent
  • Background Knowledge, Skills & Experience :

    Essential :

  • Significant experience in sales with a demonstrated successful sales record of high value sales activity in a B2B environment
  • Exhibition, conference and / or media industry experience
  • Full understanding of event sales cycles
  • Computer literate and proficient in the use of Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Commercial awareness
  • Attention to detail
  • Spoken and written English
  • Numerate
  • Thorough understanding of regional business culture
  • Desirable :

  • Related industry knowledge
  • Spoken Arabic
  • Good understanding of the regional real estate and macro-economic market
  • Behavioural Competencies

  • Effective communication
  • Customer focus
  • Organisational ability
  • Teamwork
  • Flexible and adaptable
  • Decision making
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Planning and organising
  • Teamwork
  • Ability to multi task and meet deadlines
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Negotiation
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