Sales Executive - French Speaking

Job Title: Sales Executive - French Speaking
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, England
Salary: Up to £12 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 545657
Contact Name: Danielle Clarke
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 08, 2020 10:44

Job Description

We are currently seeking a talented French speaking Sales and Business Development professional to join an international publisher who also has an established Events stream of the business. This role is perfect for a fluent French speaker who is immediately available for a temporary opportunity with a prestigious brand.

Like any event you would host a great turnout is key! For that reason our client needs you to get the word out there, encouraging their clients to buy tickets, register their attendance and provide all of the details you need. To do this your responsibilities will include but not limited to:

  • Direct selling and event registration over the phone with a variety of existing and new clients.
  • Building and growing relationships with these clients, ensuring you are always providing excellent service when responding to requests and queries.
  • Upgrading registered delegates to VIP status, as well as finding new VIPS yourself
  • Hitting and exceeding your set KPIs and keeping track of your targets.
  • Recording accurate information and contact details from the client and ensuring this data is kept safe and secure.

To be successful in this role you will need:

  • French speaking to a native/business level is a must
  • Availability to start immediately
  • Ability to communicate with senior decision makers in a corporate environment.
  • Strong organisation skills, attention to detail and good working knowledge of Excel and Word.

If you are immediately available and ready to take on this exciting project please apply or contact Danielle Clarke on

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds

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