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Invasion Camp Group

Sales Associate
Competitive + commission
Location Manchester
Starts ASAP
Deadline ASAP

Become a Sales Associate

Working in the Invasion head office in Manchester, Invasion are looking for a dynamic and sociable Sales Associate to join their expanding events team.

Location: Manchester

What you will be doing

Invasion helps university societies through the organisation of trips, helping them to organise events and providing clothing and merchandise to the societies throughout the year. As a Sales Associate, you will manage this relationship.

  • You will network with a variety of customers, University societies, sports teams and other organisations, with the aim to get them working in a partnership throughout the year with Invasion.
  • You will manage relationships as well as manage the sales of Invasion products and services to the society on a target driven basis.
  • You will achieve and strive to exceed monthly sales and satisfaction targets.
  • You will bring in and maintain the contact as well as help the society hit targets.
  • You will liaise with the logistics coordinator to make sure that any trips and orders are delivered as required and that the society/customer is happy with these.
    You will provide excellent customer service to each client.
    You will process customer payments.
    You will contact customers to chase due and final balance payments.
    You will cross and upsell Invasion products and services to customers.
    You will field telephone and email enquiries.

What you will have

Desirable:

• The ideal candidate should have experience of the university society scene and also have experience running or working on the committee of a university society.

• Experience of back end booking systems and CRMs

• A passion for travel

  • You are confident working as an individual and as a part of a sales team.
  • You are willing to go the extra mile and see things through with precision and equity.
  • You are a high achiever with an exceptional track record of sales success.
  • You have experience of exceeding sales targets and meeting deadlines.
  • You are a goal driven attitude.
    You are a professional demeanour and appearance.
    You are excellent communication skills.
    You are the ability to successfully develop lasting relationships with external partners and customers.
    You are a passion for networking, both in person and via the phone, with experience in making outbound calls.
    You are organised with excellent attention to detail.
    You have a good initiative and work ethic.

Company benefits: • Hybrid working opportunities • Travel Perks (after first successful year of employment), as well as additional company perks after each year of service • Smart/Casual dress code • The opportunity for training and progression within a globally recognised company • Regular company events and socials • A relaxed and social work environment • Free parking on site • Regular feedback and evaluation of how you are progressing in your role

Learn more about Invasion Camp Group

We are Invasion Camp Group

Described by the Manchester Evening News as “Salford’s coolest office”.

  

  

We are one of the largest youth travel organisations in the UK.

Offering a wide choice of life-changing and unforgettable experiences, whether that involves visiting the sites in Europe’s cultural cities, volunteering in South Africa, partying in Amsterdam, working at an American Summer Camp or teaching in Thailand.

  

Our office is an immersive, fun hub. 

Packed with movie memorabilia, as well as a life size palm tree; the office also converts into a nightclub by night.

                              

At Invasion HQ, our focus revolves very much around a 'work hard, play hard, make a difference' mentality. We all strive to work as one team, towards one goal. This further reflected in the many social and team building events that we hold for our staff. Past events include, escape rooms, cocktail evenings and staff parties.

We provide the ideal environment for a graduate. We really throw all of our employees in at the deep end, which enables them to take on responsibility and allows them to gain experience and knowledge very quickly. There is furthermore the room for progression and flexibility to travel, for those who are motivated to go the extra mile.