Sales Director, Partner Services - eBusiness - London

Location
London, England
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
27 Mar 2017
Closes
24 Apr 2017
Ref
16TA10G001P10
Contact
Stefania Cook
Job function
Sales
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Director, Partner Services - eBusiness - London

Our client is looking for a Director Partner Services to provide guidance and leadership and ensure the successful account management of their major accommodation partners in Spain, Italy and Germany and to exceed the KPIs and acquisition expectations that form a key part of the business goals.



This is what makes this challenge interesting:

This billion-dollar company recognise they have only scratched the surface. They are in the online travel space which is extremely dynamic and competitive.

About you:

  • You're an experienced Director, having worked in Hospitality, Airlines or Tourism sector
  • You've plenty of past success mentoring sales teams that achieve long-term relationships
  • You are a natural leader, providing clear direction and used to working with medium-sized teams
  • You're skilled at communicating value propositions to potential partners
  • You also speak a European language (Spanish, Italian, German)


Your experience:

  • You possess 7+ years business development experience
  • You'll have at least 5 years experience managing a successful team
  • You hold a Bachelor's Degree; MBA or other post graduate qualification is a plus
  • You also have proven success in achieving firm KPIs

About our client:

They are one of the fastest growing online hotel booking platforms in Asia, with a global footprint. Despite the success and size of the company, they still operate with a start-up feel.

About the role:

  • Acquire and develop accommodation partnerships to meet company objectives
  • Develop, manage, and lead a team to achieve all targets and KPIs
  • Develop new tools that contribute to greater productivity and efficiency
  • Prepare and present high quality weekly reports
  • Share and seek out best practices and knowledge
  • Secure global distribution agreements, and instigate roll-out operations
  • Ensure price competitiveness of product consistency
  • Attend and participate in all relevant trade shows, workshops, and events
  • Drive continuous feedback on the quality of the information received
  • Ensure operational goals are achieved
  • Develop and execute initiatives to maximise opportunities
  • Coordinate with management on strategic planning and objectives

Are you up for the challenge? Then please apply with your CV today!

Please note you must be eligible to work in the UK.

Our client is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. They do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability status.