Event Sales & Marketing Associate
Tall Ship Silva Inc
Halifax Waterfront

Tall Ship Silva is Halifax’s premier sailing vessel offering tours of Halifax harbour, public & private charters, educational programs & full-service catering.

We are currently looking for full-time and part-time event sales associates to join our office team.

Reporting to the Sales Manager, the event sales associate will be responsible for the following:

  • Respond to incoming email and telephone inquiries in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Generate new leads through sales calls and web research.
  • Follow up on outstanding quotes and prospects to ensure constant communication with potential clients.
  • Follow up on new leads and referrals resulting from trade shows and incoming inquires.
  • Negotiate & create event contracts for clients, and follow through to completion to ensure signed contracts and required deposits are in place prior to hand-over to event coordinator.
  • Manage & maintain client database to ensure up-to-date contact information and communication notes.
  • Create & uphold quality relationships with both clients and suppliers.


  • Candidate must have experience and must be comfortable contacting customers by telephone and must exude confidence.
  • Speak articulately on the phone and be able to build good rapport with contacts.
  • Strong team player with excellent communication skills.
  • Demonstrated "people" skills, exceptionally organized with the ability to multi-task and self-manage.

We thank all applicants for their interest but wish to advise that only those selected will be contacted. Please send your cover letter and resume to: tallshipsilvajobs@gmail.com

Quote reference number 2013TT.

Closing date: Feb 22, 2013


How to Apply
Fax: 902-429-0334
Email: tallshipsilvajobs@gmail.com
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