Sales Manager – Global Sales Benelux
Are you a young sales professional and looking for an exceptional opportunity in the dynamic hospitality industry? We’re looking for an enthusiastic and eager person who wants to make a next step after a couple of years work experience in pro-active sales in the hospitality- or travel world. ITSC has a vacancy for a Global Sales role in the Global Sales Benelux team.
ITSC stands for International Travel Support Centre and is an award winning Global Sales Agency (GSA) in the European Travel Industry. ITSC has presence in the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany, Switzerland and the UK. With a team of strong sales professionals, ITSC represents high quality companies including Marriott Hotels International. In your role you will be representing Marriott International.
Marriott International is a brand leader and the largest hotel company in the world. Offering the most powerful portfolio in the industry, with 31 brands and more than 8.300 properties across 130 countries and territories. You’ll be strengthening the relation with a portfolio of accounts and focus on new business, ensuring Group and (Luxury) leisure accounts will be set up within the Marriott Global Sales Organization. It’s essential you enjoy interacting with people, love traveling and have an exceptional drive to outperform, since you will be challenged to beat room night and revenue goals.
Pro-actively hunt on cold - and warm leads, source Benelux and beyond
Source and convert group business
Explore and manage databases from Marriott and other sources like LinkedIn Sales navigator
Join networking events and industry conferences
Expand market share and manage relations with client base on the different segments, which includes corporate Groups, Group Intermediaries and (Luxury) Leisure
Work closely with Marriott Global Sales team in Europe, Middle East and Africa to grow business in your segment and to participate in EMEA wide projects
What’s in it for me?
Being part of an innovative, friendly, dynamic sales team
Surrounded by experienced, international colleagues
Work hard, play hard environment
A challenging, varied and sales oriented job
Bonus system next to monthly salary
Company pension scheme
Your desk will be in Bussum (NL) with hybrid possibility & flexible working days
Friends and family discounts on our trips
Learning and development opportunities
European trips, overnight stays at the best hotels and lots of fun with leads, clients and colleagues
You will represent the largest hotel chain in the world, while working for a relatively small company with a flat organization
You’ve got excellent written and verbal communication skills in both Dutch and English. French on top would be nice.
You have a degree in Commercial Business and/or Hospitality, MBO/HBO
You’ve got at least 3 years+ work experience in Sales environment
Ideally you would have a background with Marriott but if not we will share the love
You’re enthusiastic, sociable, likable and a great story teller
You’re focussed and ambitious: Proactive individual, goal oriented thinking, result driven, a true sales hunter who never settles for average
You’re good at multi-tasking, prioritising and working smart
You are eager to work on a full time basis
You’re a teambuilder: Responding constructively to others' ideas and suggestions, with a drive to contribute to the growth of the company and to support others
June/ July 2023