Head of International Sales – Travel

Location
Central London
Salary
£60-70k plus bonus and benefits
Posted
08 May 2017
Closes
08 Jun 2017
Ref
GK080517
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

We are recruiting for a newly created role for this fast paced, international travel body based in Central London. Working with a professional and motivated team, this is a busy and varied role and will involve managing a sales team, membership, account management and new product and event development and liaise with various senior members of the team in other departments including Marketing and Events. The strategy is to increase the membership significantly over the next three years, and to achieve this, this role as Head of Sales will be focused on creating a sales driven environment, to ensure the sales and support teams are fully focused on delivering against this aggressive growth aim of our client’s plan. You will need gravitas and credibility as you will be representing the company at a senior level with industry partners, tourist boards, tour operators, all on an international basis. This role reports into the CEO and you will be have experience in preparing sales reports and presenting to the board. What we are looking for?

  • Strong leadership and people management skills
  • Proven sales success
  • Experience within the Pan European inbound tourism industry
  • Graduate calibre
  • Fluency in a 2nd European language
  • At least 5 years’ experience running a commercial sales team
  • Be currently based in the UK

Due to the high amount of interest that we receive for each of our roles unfortunately we cannot respond to each application individually. Therefore only successful applicants only will be contacted.

Reference Number: GK080517

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