Wedding and Key Event Sales Co-ordinator

DH0819141-Wedding and Key Event Sales Co-ordinator

£19,000 to £22,000 per annum, depending on experience
40 hours per week
Permanent
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Closing date: 12noon 27 August 2019

Dartington Hall is looking for a Wedding and Key Events Sales Coordinator to join their small friendly team.   You will generate new business, deal with website, email and telephone enquiries, research and convert wedding enquiries, special event leads and associated business right through to assisting with the delivery. The ideal candidate must have experience of Wedding and Event sales and coordination, have a natural confidence and charm as well as the ability to succeed through efficient organisation and planning. You’ll have a keen interest in the wedding environment and be self-motivated to achieve the best possible event for our guests and key targets for the hall.

The Dartington Hall Trust (Dartington) is a unique collection of charitable and social enterprise activities based around a 1200 acre medieval estate.

Dartington Hall is a Grade I listed venue offering 50 bedrooms, 10 meeting rooms and an on-site restaurant.  We are one of Devon’s top venues for conferences, weddings, leisure and dining.  Dartington Hall is a social enterprise and revenue generated through the use of our facilities supports the charitable activities of The Dartington Hall Trust.

We believe that big ideas can make the world a better place. So our beautiful estate is home to a community of people who nurture new thinking, encourage learning and debate, and work every day to inspire one another. There are many sides to Dartington and that’s what makes our future so exciting. Come and be part of it.

The Dartington Hall Trust is a remarkable, many-sided organisation with a fascinating history and significant future potential. We have a progressive tradition of using our 1200 acre estate to stimulate and nurture new thinking and activities that can help to improve the world we live in.  Dartington continues to forge a path that seeks to explore both individual disciplines such as learning, arts, agriculture, enterprise and social justice, and the broader notion of how they can be brought together to help create more fulfilling lives and a better society.

To apply for this post please send your CV or completed application form to recruitment@dartington.org along with a Supporting Statement outlining the reason for your interest in the role and Dartington, and what you believe you could bring to the role.

Please note supporting statements are essential for all applications, this is a key element of the decision making process so please take the time to put together the Supporting Statement.