Business Travel Manager

Chelmsford, Essex, England
£30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
13 Oct 2016
10 Nov 2016
Nick Smith
Full Time
Contract Type

Business Travel Manager, Essex, Salary to £35k
We are seeking an experienced Business Travel Manager to lead, motivate and inspire a team of office based business travel consultants who all have varied levels of client facing activity. You will ensure a professional and quality service is provided to their clients.They are offering a salary to £35k for this Central Essex Location.

Business Travel Manager

To oversee the day to day working activities for the Business Travel department.
Identify where changes are necessary and implement
Identify coaching/training needs and ensure consultants are mentored and progress measured in line with their Annual Performance Reviews.
Ensure department is adequately resourced with relevant skills and competencies and to cover business peaks and troughs.
Instigate Team KPI's, ensuring monthly results are communicated as appropriate.
Ensure holiday / overtime / sickness of the team is in line with company procedures.
Working with Account Managers to support the growth and development of the Business Travel service
Keep abreast of developments within our industry and recommend any adjustment to practices to improve service

Business Travel Manager Responsibilities:
Supervisory/Management and training skills
Industry background - Business Travel experience essential.
Additional experience of Hotel Reservations/Hotel Booking Agents an advantage.
GDS training essential
BA fares and ticketing Levels 1 and 2 minimum.
Driven individual with a background of successfully managing a large team of individuals
Motivate, lead and grow a strong competent team
Deliver effective and productive resource planning
Achieve revenue targets in line with the department budget
Strong interpersonal skills to work with a variety of levels within the business.
Ability to handle complex situations in a professional manner.
Communicate well at all levels, and especially keep clients updated at all times.
Analytical skills regarding Team output and resources
If you'd like to be considered please call Nick on 02073971286 or email your CV to

Don't keep a good thing to yourself
We grow our business through referrals, so please don't keep us to yourself. If you think we're doing a good job and know of someone who would benefit from our services, please pass on their name and number to me and I promise we will follow it up. Many thanks.

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