A leading tour operator are looking for a Purchasing Executive to join its growing team and their designer London head office, playing a key role in a busy contracting and product department. As Purchasing Executive you will be responsible for hotel relationships in London and the UK with the aim of making purchasing and contracting for Sales and Source Markets, to build successful relationships with key hotels and chains, and to assist in management of allocations, ensuring the department is contracting beds at the best possible rates to maximise margins, further helping to develop our clients product offering.
As Purchasing Executive you will:
The successful Purchasing Executive will be looking for a career in the product or contracting disciplines within the travel industry. You will have excellent communication and people skills, a strong attention to detail, highly accurate and be able to work to deadlines. As Purchasing Executive you will have experience within the travel industry, though contracting or negotiation experience is not required, exposure to this would be advantageous.