Business Development Manager- Travel Industry

Jewels Travel Recruitment
London, South East England
18 Jun 2017
18 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Business Development Manager- Travel industry

London- Central

£30- £40k depending on experience

Jewels Travel Recruitment are working on behalf of an international travel company seeking a Business Development Manager.

Seeking a Business Development Manager

Our client is seeking an experienced Business Development Manager.

The ideal candidate should have good commercial acumen and able to drive new business. Also, you will manage outbound prospecting activity including owning and creating marketing materials such as newsletters and new business proposals.

As well as the candidate should be able to network and represent the company at events, building relationships and generating leads. IT proficient but not limited to Word, Excel, PowerPoint and some design software. Strategic thinker, strong influencer with excellent commercial acumen and digital knowledge. Collaborative team player with pragmatic and flexible approach. This is a great opportunity for a sales/marketing professional to join an exciting International tourism company. The BDM will help with content writing, direct-marketing and multi-channel marketing campaign, customer retention and account management. The focus will be to build relationships with new and existing partners with the aim of building a larger base of potential customers within the UK market. Good organizational skills are needed to help plan and prioritize a busy work schedule. Reporting to Director of Sales and Marketing this position will be assisting and ensuring the sales and marketing strategy results and adheres to the company’s values.

Skills :

  • Excellent people skills and experience working within a commercial and results oriented culture Previous experience working in sales and marketing management
  • Previous experience working in the travel, tourism and leisure sector ideal
  • Experience of direct marketing and multi-channel campaigns
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills
  • Excellent relationship building and people skills highly organized with excellent project management skills.
  • Basic SEO understanding and digital and social media marketing skills
  • Strong organizational and project management skills
  • Budget handling skills
  • Ability to travel to UK and EU locations

How to Apply

Please send your CV and covering letter why you feel you have the skills and experience to be considered for this role.

Please note only suitable candidate will be contacted for this position. If your skills are not what the client is seeking for this position your CV will be added to our database where you will be considered for other roles as they become available that match your skills and experience.

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