Europe Travel Product Manager - Luxury Tour Operator

Location
Berkshire, Reading, Newbury, Thatcham, Hungerford
Salary
£30k-£35k + benefits
Posted
26 Sep 2017
Closes
26 Oct 2017
Ref
PTR 2352
Job function
Product
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

We are seeking a passionate and experienced Europe Travel Product Manager to join a bespoke and well established tour operator based in Berkshire due to success and expansion. This elite tour operator carefully handcrafted bespoke worldwide travel itineraries to the discerning traveller and offer various inspirational holiday types. This includes luxury tailormade travel, couples retreats, all inclusive, multi centre, beach vacations, family, adventure, city breaks and many more.

Your career….

  • Recognising market trends, new destinations and sourcing new suppliers who can provide exclusive tailor made trips.
  • Building existing supplier relationships as well as actively sourcing potential new business partners.
  • Timely provision of product information required to maximise sales and customer satisfaction – including sales focussed text (including itineraries) & images for web, magazine, one-off campaigns, PR releases & training material etc.
  • Have ownership of product-based PR for Europe
  • Secure marketing funds & tactical offers from Tourist Boards & Suppliers for promotional activities
  • Arrange and conduct product training  
  • Overseeing all commercial activity.

Essential Requirements

  • Experience in product management for Europe from a luxury tour operator background
  • In depth knowledge of Europe with a strong focus on Italy and Greece including experiential itineraries.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication in addition to outstanding organisational skills.
  • Strong commercial acumen with the ability to identify opportunities for business growth.
  • Knowledge of the luxury travel market.
  • Fluency in Italian would be preferable but not essential.

Benefits 

  • Generous incentives
  • Career development & promotion
  • Private health care
  • Travel perks
  • Pension
  • Sociable working hours
  • Friendly team
  • State of the art offices
  • Opportunity to work for a forward thinking tour operator in which you will be rewarded for your hard work.

Give your travel career a boost today!

To apply click APPLY NOW, any questions give us a call on 020 8393 9925 and our dedicated team can assist in locating the right opportunity for you.

www.platinumtravelrecruitment.co.uk

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