Head of Product

Location
South East England
Salary
£Excellent + Benefits & Pension
Posted
21 Mar 2017
Closes
21 Apr 2017
Job function
Product
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Working exclusively with our client, an entrepreneurial business where the team is a passionate group with boundless enthusiasm for what the world has to offer.   From inspirational experiences to luxury honeymoons to tropical beach flops, to the best undiscovered far flung destinations, their knowledge is first class. Their approach to business is one of empowerment, where creativity and innovation is encouraged at all levels. No hierarchy to be found here, it’s a shared passion for service excellence that drives this business.

Reporting directly to the MD, the Head of Product’s job will form part of the senior leadership team and will be responsible for all ensuring that you plan, contract and operate industry leading worldwide product. You will also be responsible for overseeing all commercial activity and acting as the key liaison with marketing, sales and operations.

You will be responsible for sales, and marketing content ensuring that this is both inspiring and highly desirable. In this Head of Product job in travel you will be accountable for the overall profitability of the companies, sales growth and operating profit of all the relevant company’s products across the range.

A large aspect of this executive travel job will be to maximise product development by working with the sales team to ensure you have the latest market-led product. You will have a high commercial acumen and be up speed with all the latest new destinations, seizing the opportunity by sourcing new suppliers to deliver unique and inspirational product.

Operating at an executive level, you will need to have a proven track record of success at a senior level and have managed a mix of worldwide destinations. You may currently be operating in a luxury product job in travel or be working for a tour operator that sells ‘the world’.

Please Note: Due to high volumes of applications, only successful applicants will be contacted.