Travel Manager - Creative Tech Company

Location
London
Salary
£60000 - £68000 per annum
Posted
12 Jul 2019
Closes
09 Aug 2019
Ref
34559
Contact
Michelle Davies
Job Title
EA
Industry Sector
Media, Technology, Travel & Tourism
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Calling all experienced and highly organised Travel Managers for a unique and exciting opportunity!!

Exciting, fast-paced and people-focussed business, is in search of a top class Travel Manager to join their team on a 12-month maternity contract. This is a very busy role requiring an experienced Travel Manager with bags of enthusiasm, a customer-centric approach and strong people management skills. Based in an amazing office with incredible benefits and a lovely, approachable team, this is not one to be missed!

Day to day, this fast-paced role will offer the opportunity to work with a team in a dynamic environment. As Travel Manager, you will lead in the development and growth of a team of 5. You will be responsible for ensuring high volume travel requests (including that of 3-6 large-scale international events) are booked and coordinated with the utmost accuracy and best possible customer service. You will be on hand to ensure work is distributed evenly and the team of specialists are motivated and achieving their SLA’s. Your approach will be one of kindness and will be all about ensuring the whole business receives the best possible service as opposed to the cheapest deals – this is not only functional but a role that is based on people and culture, so you should be service driven and willing to go above and beyond to make each trip bespoke and an enjoyable experience!

A major part of this role will be to ensure the team strive for continued improvement so you should be creative and able to come up with new ideas to promote operational improvements. You will also work closely with teams across the wider company as well as service providers so relationship management is essential.

To be considered for this role, you should be an experienced Travel Manager (at least 7 years at senior level) with a proven track record of booking high volume, complex trips. You will ideally have experience from a Travel Sales Agency and gone on to work in-house or in a more service-led role. You will be motivated by customer service and hold yourself to the highest standards and will enjoy having numerous project on the go! You will also be a master of navigating ambiguity and be comfortable in a fast-paced, ever changing environment. You will have exceptional attention to detail and a warm, kind approach to management and people generally.

This is an incredible opportunity for someone looking for a new challenge in a thriving business so if this sounds like you, please do not delay and apply today for an immediate interview.

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