To qualify for this role, you will bring with you a proven and successful track record of 05 – 06 yea rs in Operations management from a reputed environment preferably within the travel trade backed by professional qualifications or Degree in Tourism, Businessor Marketing.
Q Handle the complete operations of the business includ ing business development a nd revenu e management. Q Operational co-ord ination for both inbound and outbound programs. Q Promoting and marketing the business to new or niche markets.
O Analyzes market trends in the travel industry and makes recommendations for improvement. Q Responsible for staffing and ensuring all staff is fully trained on office standards, new enhancements and products. Q Ma nage and motivate the tea m to increase and close sales. O Foster a positive team environmentand provide strong leadership.
Q Proven experience in a senior leadership role with extensive experience leading and managing teams and resources. Q Experience working as a senior leader within the travel industry. Q An expert and in depth understand ofthe travel industry and market audience is a ‘given’. O This is a challenging. rewarding and exciting role where you can be the trailblazer in this newly created position. O Liaison and negotiation with foreign tour operators/ agents and local hoteliers and other external authorities when required would be an added advantage.
O Must have excellent organizational and analytical ability for process mapping, significant knowledge and thinking out-of-
the-box for new and better ways of doing business. Q Demonstrate pro-active and “can do” solution driven approaches. O Display initiative and ownership and capability of making sound judgments. O Be a positive role model for all staff and lead by exa mple. Q Rigorous, well organized, self-motivated.
Q A passionate commitment to innovation and customer service, with the flexibility to respond rapidly to changing customer needs are essential strengths.
Should be between 2 5 – 35 of age.
The potential isexcellent; the challenge is to achieve greater market penetration, awareness andresults. Aflexible, adaptable attitude, combined with the ability to deal with pressure, displaying great drive and energy and your independent and determined style will seal your success.
A first class opportunity exists for an ambitious career-minded individual to join a newly established company in the travel trade
Career prospects and opportunities for further progression, with an attractive and negotiable remuneration package in keeping with current market levels will be on offer to the selected candidate.
Please forward your complete resume with contact details of two non-related referees to firstname.lastname@example.org within 10 days of this advertisement quoting MSL Ref. No.7221 in the subject line of your e-mail.
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