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Product Manager

Employer
Travel Trade Recruitment
Location
Birmingham, West Midlands, England
Salary
£35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent company benefits
Closing date
16 Feb 2024

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Sector
Tour Operator
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Job function
Product

Job Details

Product Managers in travel, look this way! Do you have experience as a Product Manager within a travel environment? Have you dealt in depth with products across various travel brands? This leading travel provider is looking to recruit an experienced Product Manager to join this great team in Birmingham. Accountable for the development, contracting and delivery of a given product area, you will help expand my clients' product base and help this successful independent travel company go from strength to strength.

DETAILED JOB DESCRIPTION:

The role of Product Manager is to secure the best commercial terms and ensure we are commercially best placed in the market through effective sourcing and administration of our destination, hotel and auxiliary requirements.

Maintaining consistent relationships with suppliers and Tourist Boards.

Monitor competitor activity and pricing against our own.

Monitor sales for preferred and key partners to drive deals.

Negotiate and monitor commercial agreements with preferred partners.

Negotiate exclusive offer deals and incentives and marketing deals with suppliers.

Investigate the sourcing of alternative suppliers and direct contracts and new products.

Provide the sales team with information and booking process on new suppliers and liaise with Training department to ensure training is arranged if required.

Provide all holiday and hotel offers for marketing and liaise with Marketing/Aviation Departments.

Follow up with suppliers on day to day supplier related issues and complaints.

Commercial reporting for month end and YTD sales by product, and by customer type.

Monitor websites and e-shots for accuracy and relevance.

Oversee loading/management of direct contracts into the system and ensure that stop sales are kept up to date.

Errata management

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

The successful candidate will be suitably experienced and have thorough knowledge of product and industry awareness; must have strong negotiation, pricing and inter-personal skills, and must be self motivated and be able to work under pressure.

THE PACKAGE:

My client will pay up to 40k according to experience and offers additional company benefits.

INTERESTED?

To apply please send your CV to suzanne@traveltraderecruitment.co.uk. For any questions, please contact Suzanne on 0121 450 9776

Company

TRAVEL TRADE RECRUITMENT
Travel Trade Recruitment handles vacancies from hundreds of employers each year. We have a wide variety of permanent and temporary job opportunities within all sectors of the travel industry, including business travel, tour operations, retail travel, and reservations.
We want to help you find the ideal travel industry job, make the next career step, and maximise your potential. We do this by finding out about you, as well as what is important to your career goals and lifestyle aspirations.

TRAINING
We also offer CRS training courses in the four major systems of Galileo, Sabre, Amadeus, Worldspan, and can advise which course would enhance your career.
Find more details at www.traveltradetraining.com

VOTED 'BEST UKTRAVEL RECRUITMENT CONSULTANCY'
Travel Trade Recruitment won three awards in 2009 for Best Travel Recruitment Consultancy, including 'Best UK Travel Recruitment Consultancy' at the Globe Travel Awards, Star Recruitment Consultancy at the Travel Bulletin Awards, and Travel Recruitment Company of the Year at the recent British Travel Awards. We are an official ABTA Industry Partner, Members of the Institute of Travel and Tourism (IATA) and the Recruitment and Employment Confederation.

All information supplied to Travel Trade Recruitment will be dealt with confidentiality. Your details will not be passed onto a Client without your specific permission.

Our service to job seekers is completely free. Contact your nearest office and speak our friendly consultants for free advice, or register for our online recruitment services at

www.traveltradejobs.com

London Office
Tel: 0203 887 9444
Email: london@traveltraderecruitment.co.uk

Birmingham Office
Tel: 0121 222 2624
Email: birmingham@traveltraderecruitment.co.uk

Manchester Office
Tel: 0161 923 6120
Email: manchester@traveltraderecruitment.co.uk

Leeds Office
Tel: 0113 394 4147
Email: leeds@traveltraderecruitment.co.uk

Scottish Division
Tel: 0141 248 5222
Email: scotland@traveltraderecruitment.co.uk

Temp Division
Tel: 0203 887 9444
Email: temps@traveltraderecruitment.co.uk

 

 

Company info
Website
Telephone
0203 887 9444
Location
3rd Floor, 1 Aldgate
London
EC3N 1RE
GB

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