Sales and Event Co-ordinator - TWAM Enterprises Ltd

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 20/06/2022 23:59
£20,350 - £21,645 per annum
Hours per week:
37 hours per week
Job Category:
Admin / Secretarial / Customer Services
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Tyne and Wear
Number of posts:
Closing date:
20 Jun
Further Information

EXTERNAL TO COUNCIL - You will NOT be employed by Newcastle City Council

TWAM Enterprises Ltd is Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums’ independent trading company. It was established in 2018 with the aim of significantly increasing self-generated income through the development of its commercial operations, including retail, e-commerce, catering, venue hire and events.

More than ever, TWAM’s continued success depends upon its ability to generate income, and we are now seeking an experienced and committed Sales & Event Co-ordinator to join our team, working full time on a fixed term contract.

As Sales and Event Co-ordinator, you will be handling the booking process for clients wishing to hire space in our venues. You will establish the client’s need, identify a suitable venue space for their event and then manage the process until the point of handover to our operational team.

You will be an experienced events coordinator with a successful track record within the hospitality sector. Additionally you should have sales and marketing skills, excellent client management and negotiation skills and the ability to problem-solve and demonstrate diplomacy.

Effective communication skills, both written and oral and effective organisational skills are also required as is experience of working to budgets in a target driven environment.

We also require someone with the ability to build effective relationships with a wide range of people internally and externally, excellent IT skills and someone with a commitment to equal opportunities and anti-discriminatory practice.

The job role will be based in the Discovery Museum, Blandford House in Newcastle upon Tyne with some travel required to our other venues.

A detailed job description and person specification are available to view in supporting documents.

If you think you meet the essential criteria and would like to apply please email a CV to TWAM.Enterprises.HR@twmuseums.org.uk

Please note
This job is closed for applications.