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Charters and Events Sales Coordinator - Permanent Full-time
Sydney Harbour

 

 

Do you love organising Events? And do you believe Sydney Harbour is the most magnificent Harbour in the world? Then apply to join our award-winning tourism team and Sydney's largest Marine & Tourism operation, where you can organise Events on the Harbour throughout the year!

  • From intimate private charters to lavish Weddings and Corporate Christmas parties, we believe there is no better place to host an event than on Sydney Harbour and our fleet of vessels.
  • Fantastic opportunity to sell Charters on Sydney's newest, largest, and most luxurious superyacht - The Jackson.
  • Fun, fast paced role with a great team and potential for career progression in the broader company. 

Australia's leading cruise company, part of the Kelsian Group, is seeking an experienced Charters and Events Sales Coordinator to join our busy team. 

 

This Charters and Events Sales Coordinator super star will be highly driven, passionate, energetic and will bring their own ideas and flair to our team, to assist us in our ambitious plans as we launch a new brand on Sydney Harbour - The Jackson, (a luxurious $15 million superyacht cruiser the largest investment in Sydney Harbour in over two decades) and re-launch our world renowned and much loved 50-year-old brand, Captain Cook Cruises.

 

We offer a generous base package, plus commission structure for high achievers, and are willing to offer flexibility to the right candidate.

 

About the Role - Job Tasks and Responsibilities

 

Key responsibilities for this role:

 

Responsible for the successful planning and execution of a range of private charters and special events, including our Spring/Summer Events program onboard The Jackson.

 

Sales: Meeting sales targets, phone enquiries, conduct site inspections for potential clients, daily follow ups, converting new leads into bookings, preparation of contracts.

 

Event administration: organisation of all aspects of events, liaising with suppliers, clients, communication between departments, event run sheets, & financial administration

  • Assist in identifying and managing new sales and marketing initiatives including joint sales promotions and co-operative opportunities for building growth in sales revenue and passenger numbers in the competitive Sydney Harbour market.
  • Assist in developing new Events program for our Spring/Summer Event program onboard The Jackson.

What you will bring to the Role - Skills and Experience

 

To be considered for this role:

  • Minimum of 1 years' experience in an Event Coordinator role - End to end events coordination experience including planning, on site operations pre and post logistics
  • Proven sales experience is essential with the ability to convert leads into sales
  • Strong administration skills & attention to detail
  • Computer literate: MS Word, Excel, Outlook and knowledge with Priava software would be an advantage, but otherwise a willingness to learn 

Personal Attributes

  • Warm, friendly, positive personality that easily forms relationships with both client and colleagues
  • Must have a proactive and positive approach
  • Must have strong communication skills & exceptional customer service skills
  • Ability to perform under pressure, have excellent time management skills, ability to prioritise and problem solve quickly
  • Have immaculate personal presentation and be accepting of wearing corporate uniform and meeting standards of uniform policy
  • Must be able to work the occasional weekend

If this Sound like your dream job 

 

Click APPLY and fill in as much information as you can in the track record section of the application, paying close attention to each question.

 

We are requesting your resume and a cover letter explaining why you are the best person for this position.

 

Applications close by 5pm 30 September 2022

 

Captain Cook Cruises NSW is part of the Kelsian Group - Australia’s largest integrated land and marine, tourism and public transport service provider with established international operations in London and Singapore.

 

Kelsian Group Limited is committed to providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background. We strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. To find out more about the Kelsian Group visit www.kelsian.com

 

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