Assistant Manager- Leicester

Location
Leicester, Leicestershire
Salary
Excellent salary and benefits
Posted
02 Feb 2017
Closes
02 Mar 2017
Job function
Sales
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

See your career take off with Barrhead Travel!!

Barrhead Travel, The Holiday and Tailor Made Travel Specialists are delighted to advertise that we are about to open our new brand new store in Leicester City Centre and are seeking experienced Assistant Manager to join us.

After opening our first branch over 40 years ago we are immensely proud to have such a dedicated customer network and a loyal work force at the forefront of our family run business. It is thanks to our continued growth, we now employ over 850 staff across 61 locations throughout Scotland and most recently we opened our latest superstore in Newcastle.

We realise that the quickest way to grow our company is to grow our people. In addition to our bespoke training and personal career development, our teams have the freedom to not only sell, but also experience the best available products on the market.

Job Description:              

Assist the Branch Manager in leading the team to exceed sales targets whilst helping to grow the brand in the surrounding areas

Deliver and exceed branch performance and productivity

Contribute towards the sales and profitability of the business

Implement new, alternative and innovative ideas of achieving new business

Train, motivate, mentor and lead a team of travel consultants

Work towards branch targets, maximising sales and profits

Experience Required:   

Previous travel management experience with the ability to lead, motivate and inspire your team

You will have solid travel product knowledge and be confident in talking about and selling long-haul, short-haul and cruise destinations

Can demonstrate a proven track record in reaching and exceeding targets, and delivering excellent customer service

A real drive and passion for travel is essential

What we can offer:

An exciting growing company, that cares about its staff and will always and put you first. A company that offers excellent progression opportunities for those that want it and believes work should be challenging and fun.

Competitive salary with excellent uncapped bonus

Exciting overseas educational trips

Excellent training and development

Personal development opportunities

Generous staff discounts on travel, travel products and services

Increased holiday allowance with long service

20 Days annual leave plus Bank Holidays

Pension Scheme

Did you know? In 2016 alone staff from a range of our branches enjoyed educational events to visit new aircraft, test drive new hotels and soak up the atmosphere in fantastic destinations including; Jamaica, Las Vegas, The Seychelles, Dubai, China and Thailand to name just a few.

Don’t miss your chance to join an award winning company, selling a product you love, whilst reaping the rewards of an extremely generous bonus structure within a fun & exciting company.

If this sounds like the perfect opportunity for you, then get in touch today.

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