Contract Manager

Location
London (Greater), London (Central), Surrey, Middlesex, Essex, Hertfordshire, Kent
Salary
£30k-£33k + benefits NEG, DOE
Posted
10 Jan 2019
Closes
10 Feb 2019
Ref
PTR 2775
Job function
Management
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Our client is a successful, global and dynamic travel firm who bring incoming tourists across the globe to Europe and provide accommodation and related online products.

Due to remarkable growth, we are now seeking 3 Contract Managers for Germany, Switzerland and the Spain area to join the Contracts & Purchasing team in the London Head Office.

This role is ideal for a travel professional with experience in contracting within the Germany area, seeking something a little different in which you will be rewarded for your hard work.

Your career begins here, duties include:

  • Contracting hotels and be fully accountable for negotiating rates, terms and conditions with hotels.
  • Negotiate special offers and exclusive deals with all hotels throughout the year.
  • Closely monitor the room production and work with all the relevant parties to stimulate growth of bookings, room nights and revenue.
  • Undertake ongoing analysis of product and quality within contracting area to maintain consistent product offering for clients.
  • Conduct some business trips to improve relations with suppliers and negotiate best market rates.
  • Address and resolve any issues with suppliers.

 

Essential Requirements

  • Contracting experience is a must within the travel industry.
  • To be considered for the contract manager in Spain - fluency in Spanish is required for this post. 
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to develop close working relationships with suppliers to achieve optimum results.
  • Ability to keep up with the market trends and adapt work towards it.
  • Available to travel up to 10 weeks maximum a year.
  • Knowledge of German an advantage but not essential for the contracting role in the Germany area.

Benefits:

  • Healthy salary
  • Use of luxury leisure facilities
  • Career progression
  • Travel perks
  • Healthcare
  • Pension
  • Varied job role
  • The opportunity to work for a friendly and dynamic company in state of the art offices, in which you will be rewarded for your hard work.

Give your travel career a boost and apply today. Please email a cover letter highlighting why you feel you are suitable for this post with all applications.

Give your travel career a boost and apply 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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