Event Manager

The Gun, Docklands
Full Time
London E14
£28,000 - £30,000 a year
Posted Today
Job description

Sales & Events Manager

The Gun is one of London's best riverside gastropubs and is in need of a Sales and Events Manager to cover for maternity. A beautiful Grade 2 listed building with 3 private dining rooms; riverside terrace/conservatory and wonderful riverside garden, we cater for all types of functions. Corporate dining functions to office drinks parties, we can host pretty much any sort of celebration. Serving wonderful food and matching it with elegant and personalised service! You will be responsible for the delivery of a pre-booked sales strategy and targets alongside ensuring the smooth organisation and running of events to exceed customers expectations. Along with managing the social media aspect of the business alongside the General Manager.

You will be responsible for:

  • Delivery of pre-booked sales targets
  • Providing excellent customer service both in person and via email/phone
  • Maximizing pre-booked revenue via outbound activity
  • Managing Collins booking system
  • Managing all Social media platforms
  • Liaising with venue and central teams to ensure consistency in delivering events
  • Gain understanding of local market (potential clients and competitors)
  • Creating and supporting delivery of bespoke events across the year

What can we offer you?

  • 25% staff discount off food and drink, across all our pubs and hotels for you and your friends and family. This increases the longer you work for us, up to 40%
  • Discounted hotel stays
  • Access to ‘My Fuller’s’ – our online benefits platform where you can make savings at 100’s of retailers and access discounted gym memberships, cinema tickets and much more!
  • Healthcare Cash Plan – after 1 years with us you will have access to a 24-hour GP service and the ability to claim your money back for dentist and eyecare appointments - plus many more.
  • Full induction and training
  • Opportunity to grow in your role
  • The option to receive 30% of your earnings as you earn them. This means you won’t need to wait until payday for your money.


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