Operations Executive

Location
Essex, England
Salary
Market Rate
Posted
17 Oct 2016
Closes
14 Nov 2016
Ref
17916RBA
Contact
Regis Banza
Job function
Product
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
A fantastic role has come available to work for a specialist travel company as a Operations Executive. You will be working in the Operations team as a Operations Executive, responsible for ensuring that maximum profitability is obtained from confirmed hotel bookings. You will be analysing, supply and demand and also the activities of competitors. If you are experienced in sourcing hotel special offers and have previously offered agents and clients the opportunity to change to alternative hotels for the same cost, resulting in extra profit, please apply now!

Requirements:

*To offer alternative hotels to a hotel of the same standard at a lower rate
*To check for hotel special offers and offer agents / clients the opportunity to change to a better hotel for the same cost, resulting in extra profit
*Run daily booking reports where we have received an offer to see if we can switch any bookings.
*Prioritize workload in order of urgency
*Meet targets
*Look for offers where we may be able to switch existing bookings
*Look at comparisons with other suppliers to ensure we are offering the best rates
*Liaise with Product Manager and offer recommendations

Requirements:
*2 years previous travel industry experience essential
*Knowledge of hotel banks essential
*I.T skilled to a high standard
*Under 1 hour commute
*Good communication skills
*Professional, polite, good teamworker
*Willing to be cross trained in other operational areas

Package:

This role includes a guaranteed basic salary plus bonus.

Working Hours:

Mon - Fri; 9am - 5:30pm

INTERESTED?

Please follow the instructions to apply, attaching your CV. For any questions, please contact Regis at Travel Trade Recruitment.