Graduate Sales Executive - Reuters Events This full-time, hybrid role will be based out of our London office in Canary Wharf with a May 2023 start date. Reuters Events brings together Reuters globally trusted brand, scale and editorial excellence aligned with domain expertise. We provide content-led conferences for professionals in highly specialized industry sectors to complement our extensive, in-depth content. Reuters Events exists to deliver the intelligence and foster the relationships that shape strategies and safeguard successes at leading companies worldwide. About the Role As a Graduate Sales Executive, you will: Take a seat within a driven, highly motivated sales team and have a golden opportunity to learn the business from the ground up. Be part of a collaborative team that sells delegate spaces and tickets across our global portfolio of events. Work with the hottest leads across a variety of industry sectors will receive commission for every single sale you make. Use your excellent customer service skills to qualify and nurture sales leads. Close individual and group delegate registrations for senior level ‘business to business’ conferences worldwide. Be comfortable working to targets and speaking with decision makers at leading organisations. Receive training on the sales techniques required to be a successful sales executive. Have the potential to progress into a consultative business development role focusing on higher level exhibition and sponsorship packages OR into a conference production role looking at creating high end, commercially viable events where you will gain a wide range of transferrable skills. To be our Graduate Sales Executive, you will likely: Be motivated to work hard and carve out a successful career in sales or conferences. Have a love of learning and be interested in how current affairs and global changes can affect a variety of industries. Enjoy working in a fast-paced environment. Have excellent verbal and written communication skills Be comfortable engaging with senior level executives from major organizations. Have an entrepreneurial flair with a determined outlook and a desire to deliver results. Please note: the deadline for applications is 23:59 on Sunday 2nd April 2023. Early applications are strongly encouraged. What’s in it For You? You will join our inclusive culture of world-class talent, where we are committed to your personal and professional growth through: Hybrid Work Model: Currently the majority of our employees are working within a hybrid environment consisting of in-office and remote work and following local COVID-19 bylaws and guidelines. 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Together, with the professionals and institutions we serve, we help uphold the rule of law, turn the wheels of commerce, catch bad actors, report the facts, and provide trusted, unbiased information to people all over the world. #LI-JB2 Do you want to be part of a team helping re-invent the way knowledge professionals work? How about a team that works every day to create a more transparent, just and inclusive future? At Thomson Reuters, we’ve been doing just that for almost 160 years. Our industry-leading products and services include highly specialized information-enabled software and tools for legal, tax, accounting and compliance professionals combined with the world’s most global news services – Reuters. We help these professionals do their jobs better, creating more time for them to focus on the things that matter most: advising, advocating, negotiating, governing and informing. We are powered by the talents of 25,000 employees across more than 75 countries, where everyone has a chance to contribute and grow professionally in flexible work environments that celebrate diversity and inclusion. At a time when objectivity, accuracy, fairness and transparency are under attack, we consider it our duty to pursue them. Sound exciting? Join us and help shape the industries that move society forward. Accessibility As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under applicable law. 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