Market Manager, North American Markets

Recruiter
New Frontiers Recruitment
Location
London
Salary
33000.0000
Posted
17 Apr 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Market Manager, North American Markets

Location: London, United Kingdom

Salary; £33,000 - £35,000 per annum

Date posted: 13 April 2017

Closing Date 13 May 2017

Job Description

Our client are a Wholesale Group Tour Operator looking for a Market Manager in their London office in order to assist and support a growing and dynamic Team dealing with Wholesale customers from the North American Markets.

The successful candidate will need to be proactive, target driven and confident with the ability to regularly liaise and negotiate with clients and suppliers by telephone, email and in person.

Key Activities:

  • Represents the company in the best possible light to external business contacts.
  • Develop and maintain excellent relationships with the existing Clients as well as enlarge the Business Opportunity with new Clients (including courtesy and Sales calls and meetings).
  • Continuous knowledge on Client Profiles in order to ensure their expectations are met.
  • Active involvement in all operational activities such as: solving complex situations with reservations, contracting, accounting and others.
  • Perform market research activities in order to anticipate Market Trends.
  • Submit periodic activity reports as per company requirements.
  • Assisting the accounts department with any credit control queries.
  • Adhere and submit all monthly expenses based on budgets and reporting guidelines as set by the direct manager.
  • Attend company meetings, conferences, educational trips and training sessions.
  • Attend and represent the company at various trade shows and other industry related events.

Knowledge, Skills & Experience

  • Proven demonstrable experience working in a Groups Wholesale environment
  • Experience in selling European Groups to the American and Canadian Markets
  • Established portfolio of American and Canadian clients highly advantageous
  • Ability to plan Sales Strategies
  • Experience and understanding of needs & requirements of the American and Canadian Markets
  • Business Development Skills in the Wholesale B2B Group Travel environment
  • Commercial awareness and business acumen.
  • Advanced negotiation Skills.
  • Customer oriented approach.
  • Analytic and reporting skills.
  • Flexibility and adaptability in a fast moving environment.
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills.
  • Problem-solving skills.
  • Strong eye for detail.
  • Availability to travel regularly.
  • English language at an advanced level.
  • Be competent on Excel, Word and PowerPoint.

To apply

For a fully confidential discussion on thisposition, please emailyour full current CV as soon as possible.

Please ensure your CV is up-to-date and tailored to the position you are applying for. Remember to include recent work history and any other relevant details.

PLEASE NOTE!

Due to volume of applications, only suitable applicants will be contacted.