Hotel Contractor

Location
Kent, England
Salary
£30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted
12 Oct 2016
Closes
09 Nov 2016
Ref
SB - 11272
Contact
Sarah Bell
Job function
Product
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Do you have previous contracting experience? This highly successful tour operator based in Kent is seeking a Product 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. The role will involve some overseas travel.

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