Events Sales Executive

Events Sales Executive : Luxury Hotel - CAMBRIDGE

£25,000 pa + Benefits (depending on experience)

Sunday Times : City Hotel of the Year 2018

TTG Luxury : Worldwide Best New Luxury Hotel of the Year : 2018 Finalist

Conde Nast Hot List 2019

University Arms Cambridge re-opened last summer after a 3-year redevelopment at the hands of renowned Architect John Simpson and Interior Designer Martin Brudnizki.

The newly re-launched hotel consists of 192 design-led bedrooms, complemented by Parker’s Tavern, a high-end, quintessentially British restaurant & bar by award winning local chef-restaurateur Tristan Welch, along with the adjoining library, bar and ballroom. Set in the heart of Cambridge, University Arms is already becoming the ‘go to’ destination, alluring visitors with the promise of a sense of modern luxury, adorned with moments of enchanting discovery.


This role sits within the Sales department and supports the Director and Manager by handling incoming queries, sending proposals, contracts and conducting site inspections where required. The Executive will ensure all events run smoothly by using the relevant systems to generate function sheets, liaising with the operational departments to ensure understanding before heading the event over to be run by the operations team. Following a successful event, the Executive will ensure client satisfaction, and that the billing procedure has been conducted correctly.

The is an exciting and varied role but requires the ability to be able to juggle a number of projects whilst paying great attention to detail.

Previous experience in events essential.
Knowledge of Opera Sales and Catering preferred.
Outgoing personality and the ability to work alone and as part of a lively and extremely busy tea.


As well as the opportunity to work with a fantastic team in an exceptional property, the position, comes with:

· Competitive salary

· Meals on duty

· Uniform

· Staff Incentives

· Pension Scheme

· 28 days paid leave (pro-rata)

· On-going training & development

· Staff Discounts in-house & with local companies

· Room and F&B discounts at over 6,000 hotels of 30 renowned brands in 122 countries

If the above sounds of interest then we would love to hear from you. Please apply by forwarding a copy of your current CV.

In line with the requirements of UK immigration legislation all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Documentary evidence of eligibility to work will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process. If you do not already have the right to live and work in the UK please do not apply as we cannot help with obtaining the relevant visa.


  • Upto £25,000 pa + bens (dependent on experience)

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