SENIOR TRAVEL PRODUCT EXECUTIVE

Location
Coventry, West Midlands, England
Salary
£30000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted
01 Mar 2019
Closes
29 Mar 2019
Ref
SH93
Contact
Simon Hurst-Grover
Job function
Product
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
SENIOR TRAVEL PRODUCT EXECUTIVE
COVENTRY
TO £35,000


THE JOB
This growing travel company is looking for someone highly experienced in long-haul travel, with a background either in a travel product, or an experienced tailormade specialist looking to move into travel product.

You'll specialise in developing new tours, tailormade itineraries and products within its long-haul travel portfolio. You'll be liaising with existing and potential new suppliers, visiting them when necessary, as well as working with the company's marketing team, ensuring new products are marketed effectively.

You'll be commercially-savvy, ensuring accurate costings, pricing and margin returns on each product, and provide training to ensure your team is up to date with current and future products.


THE COMPANY
A well-established and growing travel company in Coventry.


WHAT EXPERIENCE DO I NEED?
*Educated to degree level preferred
*Experience of working in a long-haul travel product department, with direct reports, or a proven background in arranging long-haul tailor-made travel is essential
*Driving licence, able to travel abroad regularly
*Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills
*Highly customer focused, friendly and team orientated
*Numerate with strong commercial acumen
*Ability to prepare and present well
*Proactive, demonstrating initiative and problem-solving abilities
*Strong influencing and negotiation skills


WHAT'S IN IT FOR ME?
You'll benefit from an excellent basic salary plus generous company benefits, free parking and international travel as part of the role. This is also a Monday to Friday role with office hours.


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Progressive Travel Recruitment (a trading name of Progressive Personnel Ltd., est. 2005) is a leading international travel and hospitality recruitment company with offices in the UK, USA, Canada, United Arab Emirates, South Africa and The Maldives.

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