Head of Specialist Groups

Location
London, England
Salary
£35000.00 - £40000 per annum
Posted
03 Jan 2017
Closes
31 Jan 2017
Ref
44417
Contact
Mark Shapiro
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Head of Specialist Groups - We have an exciting group travel role with a market-leading travel company. You will be required to successfully and cost effectively create one-off tours constructing them around specific themes such as Gastronomy, World Sporting Events, Natural World Events such as the Great Migration. The tours will often include the involvement of a well-known individual, such as a famous chef, journalist or sporting hero.

Head of Specialist Groups Responsibilities
Contracting and negotiation with an array of suppliers covering all components of tours, airlines, ground suppliers, Venue Managers, Celebrities, Museum curators are only a few examples
Sale of the product to clients, alongside your 1 direct report
Attend tours to ensure their smooth running
Pricing and costing management
Liaison with clients and managing the booking process, including special requests
Provide clients with unparalleled customer care

Head of Specialist Groups Requirements:
Tailor-made and product management experience in the High End Group Travel Market
Enthusiastic and engaging
Team Player
Works well under pressure
Flexible approach to work
Excellent communication skills
Attention to detail

Head of Specialist Groups Additional Information:
Generous salary on offer of up to 40K plus uncapped bonus
Extensive Travel
Office hours Mon- Fri 9-5.30pm

If you are keen on this exciting new Head of Specialist Groups opportunity, please either apply online or email your CV to mark@candm.co.uk quoting reference MS44417 Please call 02073971272 if you have any questions.

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C&M Travel Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. We are committed to equality of opportunity for all candidates. For more opportunities, please visit www.candm.co.uk

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