Are you an experienced Contracts Manager or of an executive level looking to take a step up in your career within the travel industry? Do you have experience in negotiation with hotels and DMC's worldwide?
This Kent based Tour Operator offer both FIT beach holidays as well as escorted group tours and are looking to recruit for a Contracts Manager to join their team. If you have the relevant experience required then we want to hear from you!
CONTRACTS MANAGER RESPONSIBILTIES: *Contracting and frequent overseas worldwide travel including weekends to both long haul and short haul destinations for both our Escorted Touring and FIT Programmes. *Brochure Production *Product Development - helping develop new touring programmes plus new and emerging markets within the Escorted Touring and FIT portfolio. *Assisting the Head of Product in all tasks
EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS REQUIRED: *A minimum of 2 years' experience in developing and contracting touring programmes *A minimum of 2 years active overseas contracting, preferably worldwide *Strong negotiation skills and communication skills *Ability to work in high pressured environment and meet deadlines *To be able to work independently as well as part of a team *To be organised and have a high attention to detail *Fluent in Microsoft office (excel, word and PowerPoint)
THE PACKAGE: The successful candidate can expect a basic salary up to £36,000 DOE, plus company benefits and the opportunity for regular overseas trips.
INTERESTED? If you have the relevant experience required for this role and wish to apply for this position, please follow the instructions to apply or