Sponsorship Lead, Senior Business Development Executive


Great commission, stimulating working environment, and international travel.


Join a commercially driven and dynamic events company with a great social culture, lovely office space, and even office dogs! You’ll be part of a collaborative team, taking the lead on sponsorship sales within a hybrid virtual/physical international portfolio (events in Europe, US and Asia).  You’ll be responsible for generating revenue through building strong client relationships and new business contacts.


An excellent opportunity for a tenacious and driven individual to accelerate their career within a fast-growing conference portfolio – including an industry-leading flagship event!


Key Tasks & Responsibilities:

  • Take sponsorship lead for the portfolio, throughout the year in UK, Denmark, US and Singapore. Ensuring pricing is set, collateral produced and communicating developments with different Account Managers.
  • Prepare email marketing copy and following up with telephone and face-to-face contact.
  • Identify, prioritise and qualify new opportunities. Lead discussions with potential clients about their businesses. Prepare proposals.
  • Develop a portfolio of clients and build long-term relationships.


About You: 

  • A background in event sponsorship sales
  • An interest in business and excellent commercial awareness.
  • Naturally inquisitive to probe critical information from clients.
  • Tenacity and determination to succeed.
  • Ability to build trust and sell in an open and honest manner.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent academic background. Ideally 2:1 from a good university and BBB at A-level


Location: Farringdon

Salary- DOE £32,000 - £35,000 basic - OTE £70K

Consultant: Lils


Please note, we cannot respond to all applications. Should you not hear from us within 28 days please consider your application unsuccessful on this occasion.


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Albany Appointments specialises in recruiting for roles in Conference Production, Event Marketing, B2B Sales and Event Management. Why not call one of our dedicated consultants to have a confidential conversation about your career.