Product Executive Caribbean

Recruiter
Travel Trade Recruitment
Location
London
Salary
22000.0000
Posted
14 May 2017
Closes
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
If you poses the passion and flare for the Caribbean and are currently a Caribbean travel specialist looking to make the move into the product department, then now is your perfect opportunity.

THE ROLE
The main purpose of this role is to work closely with the Product Manager to develop, plan and deliver a range of profitable quality products to meet the strategic aims of the business. Negotiate the very best commercial terms and to preserve and improve the company's market position.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
*To ensure that TMS Is loaded accurately and kept up to date with all special offers and prices.
*To produce regular monthly statistics detailing company sales performance
*To assist the Reservations department with day to day contract queries
*Assist the Product Manager with drawing up contracts / Hotel Information forms
*Assist in all brochure production tasks. This includes image selection, copy checking, price checking and copy approval
*Assist in the Product training for reservations team as required
*Analyse market and competitor activity including regular piece and rate comparisons with our competitors
*Maintain up to date contracts and product files on hotels and resorts
*Produce regular Special offers updates to Reservations and assist in producing Special Offers for Trade and Consumers
*New Product Development - Assist in looking at future commercial opportunities
*Assist in the handling customer complaints. Liaising with hoteliers and airlines
*To represent the company at travel industry events when required

KNOWLEDGE, EXPERIENCE, SKILLS REQUIRED
*Sound product knowledge of the Caribbean is ESSENTIAL
*Knowledge of the Indian Ocean and Middle East regions and preferably other long haul luxury markets would be desired.
*Highly numerate and analytical
*Strong organisational skills with an eye for detail
*Literate, numerate, analytical and creative with excellent computer skills
*Commercially astute with strong negotiation skills
*2 years' experience in a Product Assistant/Contracts Assistant role at a Long Haul tour operator would also be desired

THE PACKAGE
*Monday - Friday: 09:00-17:30
*Salary - £22,000 - £26,000 DOE
*Travel Perks
*Fantastic friendly office environment

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