Flight Operations Manager

Location
Manchester, Greater Manchester, England
Salary
Additional bonus and company benefits
Posted
01 Feb 2018
Closes
01 Mar 2018
Ref
19964GTH11
Contact
Gemma Thelwell
Job function
Operations
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Flight Operations Manager required to head up the back office teams of a leading Manchester based Travel Company. This is an excellent career move for a Travel Industry Professional who has experience of managing post booking teams in a Tour Operations environment and who has solid experience on GDS reservations and ticketing. A highly competitive, negotiable salary is available for the successful candidate along with bonus and extensive benefits.

JOB DESCRIPTION:
- Managing four back office tour operations departments, supporting the supervisors and their teams
- Back offices teams managed are responsible for flight reservations, groups, BSP and Ticketing
- Hold meetings for individuals and teams, promoting the inter-team relationships
- Co-Ordinate team activities to ensure where there are cross overs, things run smoothly
- Assessing processes and productivity, working with senior team members on strategy
- Implementing new procedures and co-ordinating training
- Call and email monitoring to ensure good service
- Managing rotas and resources

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
We are seeking a candidate with solid experience of Operations Management from a Travel Company along with excellent GDS skills; ideally Galileo, with an ability to be hands on with flights reservations and ticketing, in order to aid the team manager. You will be a strong people manager with experience of managing multiple teams, and supervisors.

THE PACKAGE:
Salary is dependent on experience and is negotiable. There is an additional company bonus and extensive benefits, along with excellent long term career prospects.

INTERESTED?
Please follow the instructions to apply, attaching your CV. For further information, please contact Gemma at Travel Trade Recruitment on 01619236120, or email gemma@traveltraderecruitment.co.uk

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