Delegate Sales Executive

£18 -20,000 per annum depending on experience

Do you think you have what it takes to forge a career in Sales? Want to join a fast paced, exciting and growing SME based in Chelmsford? Then look no further!

The Development Network is an international business, delivering a unique blend of business to business (B2B) conferences and exhibitions, specialising in the Defence and Passenger Ship sectors. We’re looking for hungry and determined individuals to join our guesting department, attracting non-paying delegates to our events.

This is an opportunity to learn new skills and advance your career in an innovative and fast-paced environment.

The Role

As Delegate Sales Executive, you’ll be responsible for generating interest and securing participation of non-paying delegates, which forms approx. 40% of our events audience. You will be responsible for helping our clients to achieve their objectives and ensuring we provide the extremely high quality experience we are renowned for.

We are committed to our people and offer an exciting career path, supported by a first class bespoke sales training programme that will give you the skills to succeed in our business. We are committed to ensuring you have the support and opportunities to progress on a clear promotion path.

What we need from YOU…

In return, we offer a good starting salary of £18-20,000 per annum, with the opportunity to progress into a Business Development role to increase your earning potential. Your benefits would also include social team events, opportunities to travel and help run our international events and a generous 4% contribution to your pension scheme, 28 days holiday (incl. bank holidays), and an extended Christmas break.

If you want to be part of this ambitious and fast-growing team, then email your CV and a separate personal statement of up to 100 words telling us why you’d be great for this role! Please include reference DELSALE2017. We look forward to hearing from you! Please email

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