Event Sales Manager
  •   Products/Services: Event planning
  •   Workplace: Montreal-hybrid (3 days in office/2 days at home office)
Sirius Personnel is a Placement and Headhunting Agency that Specializes in Sales and Marketing Professionals in Montreal. (www.siriuspersonnel.com)
Profile: Our client is an event management company looking for someone  who will be responsible for selling business events by way of RFPs. You must have industry experience, a track record and possess great contacts in and around Montreal. You know what the city has to offer, has contacts within referring organizations, does meticulous work and must love attending events. The person we seek has excellent written and spoken English and functional French. You be the 1st contact until contract.
Territory: US, Canada and some global clientele
Workplace: Montreal-hybrid (3 days in office/2 days at home office)
Products/Services: Event planning
Salary: base $70,000-$80,000
Commissions/Bonus: $20,000-$40,000 annual commissions (paid monthly)
Car allowance: km reimbursement
Expense’s reimbursement: All expenses reimbursed
Other Benefits:
  • health
  • dental
  • medical
  • vision
  • RRSP match
  • Vacation 3 weeks

  • Build solid relationships with partners :hotel, convention center, government entities etc
  • Get invited to quote on events
  • Respond to enquiries
  • Consult with Ops team to determine feasibility of projects
  • Build proposals
  • Handle the overall sales process
  • Negotiate 
  • Maintain relationships with business partners
  • Attend local industry and business events

Development vs Maintenance: 20% vs 80%
Road vs Office: 20% vs 80%
Languages: Excellent spoken and written English with functional French
Education: Education in hospitality/business event industry is an asset
Training: On the job training provided
Overnight Travel: Less than 10% overnight travel
Years of experience: At least 5 years industry experience
Other requirements: Well-connected in Montreal
Transferable contacts: Knows the event ecosystem
Transferable Knowledge:
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Well-organized
  • Proficient with standard business software
  • An understanding of budgets

Ms. Dawn Williams
Dawn Williams
  Location: Montreal
  Work Type: Permanent
  Base Salary: $70,000 – $80,000 / Year
  Commission: N/A
  Job #: 250979
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