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Senior Sales Executive

  • Farnborough, England, United Kingdom
Commercial (UK)

Job description

With a history dating back over 50 years, TAG Aviation are leaders in the business aviation industry. Operating from multiple centres in Europe and Asia, we have an unrivalled reputation for safety, reliability, and operational excellence and expertise.


Specialising in aircraft acquisitions, aircraft management, charter and FBO/handling services, our objective is to provide a tailored service to each client, meeting their unique requirements and setting the global standard in business aviation with a philosophy of excellence.

TAG Perks – we are really proud of our culture:
• Learning and Development
• 24 days annual leave (rising with service)
• Company pension
• Life assurance
• Health insurance
• Enhanced sick pay
• Employee Assistance Program

Plus, a variety of other perks including:

• Treat days
• Social events
• Wellbeing initiatives
• Cycle to work scheme
• TEDS premier nursery scheme


TAG SPIRIT - Our mission and values mean a lot to us...

At TAG Aviation our Mission is to put the client at the heart of everything we do, by embracing Technique d’Avant Garde, to inspire service excellence in the air and on the ground.


Our Company Values allow us to achieve this Mission: 

Safety

Passion

Integrity

Respect

Innovation

Team-Spirit


Senior Sales Executive


Are you a driven individual who excels when achieving targets and overcoming challenges? Would you like a glimpse in to the 1% of our population and those that shape the way our world is run today? Come and join the sales team and be part of a thrilling environment that is selling all the services TAG Aviation can offer, from: Aircraft Management, Charter and many more. When you join the team, you will be trained and given all the tools you will need to become a well-rounded sales consultant able to offer our ultra-high net worth clients the solution they need to run their daily private jet operation.


We are seeking a highly motivated Senior Sales Executive to join our Commercial department at TAG Aviation UK Ltd. As a Senior Sales Executive, you will be responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with clients, identifying new business opportunities, and achieving sales targets.


The ideal candidate will have a proven track record in sales, excellent communication and negotiation skills, and the ability to work independently and as part of a team. You should be able to demonstrate a strong understanding of the aviation industry and have experience in selling aviation services.

Job requirements

We’re looking for someone who can:

  • Respond to inbound charter enquiries and assessing client requirements
  • Manage all aspects of charter flights from initial sale to scheduling to post-flight
  • Generate revenue for the company
  • Build up and manage their own key accounts as well as to mentor team members develop their own
  • Work as part of a team to reach individual & team targets, supporting colleagues
  • Liaise with other departments e.g. Operations, Accounting, Aircraft Management, Crewing
  • Generate new business and leads
  • Assist in the management of key charter aircraft
  • Greet clients where possible when flying through Farnborough Airport
  • Provide ‘out-of-hours’ telephone cover from home during evenings and weekends 
  • Provide excellent customer service
  • Communicate well and display good interpersonal skills
  • Make decisions, take initiative and work methodically
  • Be results oriented
  • Work well in a team; consult and share information with colleagues
  • Display analytical skills and strong commercial awareness
  • Work with all levels of Management and Supervision internally and externally
  • Promote the TAG reputation and brand
  • Assist in the review of work processes, efficiency and service levels
  • Provide assistance to the Deputy Manager with roster planning
  • Represent TAG externally at industry functions
  • Provide charter support out of hours for the team
  • Conduct internal training of new charter team members
  • Provide operational and sales guidance to the team
  • Provide consistent sales drive and motivation to your team
  • Plan targeted sales related industry and direct client meetings
  • Plan TAG charter events
  • Review trip files for sales / operational opportunities
  • Push for pro-active team sales approaches and transfer sales expertise to the new team members
  • Attend relevant networking opportunities to support Business Development
  • Help change TAG direction to remain current as an industry leader


Further requirements for the role:


Essential

  • Good geographical knowledge
  • Good level of spoken and written English
  • Good knowledge of business jet aircraft
  • Knowledge of Airports
  • Good understanding of aircraft performance
  • GCSE English and Maths A-C
  • Educated to at least A Level Standard or equivalent
  • 2 years’ experience in a commercial sales environment
  • Experience of an aircraft broking environment
  • Experience of introducing new business
  • Account management experience
  • Operations experience
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Effective time-management evidence
  • Highest levels of integrity
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to work well as part of a team


If you are looking for an exciting and challenging role in the aviation industry, and have the skills and experience we are looking for, we would love to hear from you.


TAG Aviation is committed to providing equal opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other legally protected status. We believe that diversity and inclusion are essential to our success as a company. We strive to create a workplace that is welcoming and inclusive for all employees, where everyone feels valued and respected

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