Sales Manager

Calgary, AB

Sandman Hotels, Inns and Suites, Ltd.

November 30, 2018 Expires in 42 days

We pride ourselves in achieving exceptional results in operating hotels from our ability to blend the superior science of hotel management with the art and professionalism of hospitality. Are you seeking a successful company to grow with? Do you have what it takes to grow with us? We are seeking a dynamic Sales person to join our team. This unique individual must possess excellent communication skills in customer relations, be aggressive in targeting new business and exceed established goals for their market segment.

 

In addition, they will develop new clients for boosting hotel sales. We are looking for a dynamic, proactive person who can take the initiative and maintain as well as build the existing client base.

 

Our Managers understand the meaning of true Customer Service; they are professional, teamoriented, possess good work ethics and are extremely results driven.

 

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

 

  • Targeting new business opportunities.
  • Building and maintaining existing relationships.
  • Develop and maintain a contact and customer database within the following market segments: - Canadian Corporate Market - Incentive and Corporate Group Travel - Industry Partners Develop and promote product image and awareness by direct mail campaigns and attendance of key travel and tourism tradeshows.
  • Prepare sales proposals to clients incorporating clearly defined terms and conditions.
  • Establish an effective sales call cycle for key customers, partners and contacts.
  • Maintain a clear line of communication on sales commitments to Hotel/Chain Operations.
  • Work to achieve agreed goals and objectives.
  • Applicants must be able to communicate information and ideas clearly.
  • They must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and be able to handle everyday situations quickly and effectively.
  • Entrepreneurial spirit is a definite asset.
  • A minimum of two years hotel sales experience and an excellent network of contacts are required to succeed in this position.

 

DUTIES:

 

  • Research & develop new corporate business for the Hotel through direct outside & inside Sales efforts.
  • Conduct cold calls and prospecting on potential clients.
  • Attend industry events and trade shows.
  • Prepare proposals and contracts.
  • Complete weekly sales reports.
  • Assist in the preparation of the Sales & Marketing plan

 

APPLICABLE SKILLS:

 

  • Diploma or Degree in Hotel/Restaurant Management would be an asset.
  • Commitment to exceeding guest expectations.
  • Computer literate with knowledge of a variety of computer software applications, including the Microsoft Office Suite and Maximizer.
  • Superior written and oral communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills, with the ability to set priorities for self.

SUMMATION:

Submission of resume does not guarantee an interview or an actual transfer. Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply, provided they meet the minimal requirements of the applicable skills required.

You must be legally entitled to work in Canada to apply as the employer does not have a Labour Market Impact Assessment (LMIA) that would support a foreign worker.

 

**Applications will not be accepted via email or in person.

**We thank all applicants for their interest in Career opportunities with The Sandman Hotel Group, however, only those applicants we wish to interview will receive a reply to their application.**

**ABSOLUTELY NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE**

Less than 1 year

High School

Casual / Temporary

20hrs or less

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