Contractor - Kent

Location
Kent, England
Salary
Depends on experience
Posted
04 Oct 2016
Closes
01 Nov 2016
Ref
SB - 17954
Contact
Sarah Bell
Job function
Product
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Do you have previous contracting experience? This successful tour operator based in Kent is seeking a Contractor to help drive new product initiatives, negotiate commercially profitable contracts and manage and develop the designated product. If this sounds like you then please read on!

JOB DESCRIPTION:
- Negotiate contractual agreements with suppliers to ensure the best possible commercial terms
- Maximise sales opportunities by constantly sourcing promotions and early booking offers
- Understand and analyse the competitive market
- Conduct desk top research on product opportunities and explore new commercial opportunities as directed by head of product
- Identifying new regions/product and explore relationships with potential suppliers
- Manage the health and safety for your product set
- Inspect and review product on a regular basis to control and ensure the product quality is maintained
- Complete regular checks of the website and brochure for product accuracy
- Maintain existing supplier relationships through regular contact and dialogue


EXPEREINCE REQUIRED:
- Previous experience in a Contracting or Product Role with the Travel industry is essential.
- Must possess excellent negotiation skills
- The ability to build up excellent working relationships with suppliers
- Must be commercially aware


THE PACKAGE
The successful candidate can expect a competitive salary and excellent benefits.

INTERESTED
To apply for this excellent opportunity please follow the instructions to apply now or email sarahb@traveltraderecruitment.co.uk