TRADE ACCOUNT MANAGER

Recruiter
Progressive Travel Recruitment
Location
Twickenham, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
11 Oct 2019
Closes
05 Nov 2019
Ref
1290215671
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
TRADE ACCOUNT MANAGER
REPRESENTATION
TWICKENHAM, £28,000 - £32,000

THE JOB
As Trade Account Manager, you will be tasked with representing a portfolio of travel clients within the UK, spending your time on the road visiting key accounts which could consist of tourist boards, tour operators, and consortia accounts. Being the first point of contact for your clients, you will be responsible for the development and growth of accounts, whilst creating global brand awareness.

You will assist the PR and Marketing teams, with campaigns, initiatives and social media strategies. Your responsibilities will also include creating newsletters, analysing reports and generating new business through the trade.

The successful candidate will have a hunger and thirst for account management and enjoy being the face of the business, driving business and brand presence within the UK. You will already be working in a field sales role, either for a sales & marketing company or a DMC where you are promoting a destination or Hotel(s).

THE COMPANY
Our client is a leading travel and tourism management company, which has offices globally.

WHAT EXPERIENCE DO I NEED?
*Trade sales and marketing experience essential
*Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
*Experience of working on the road
*Well networked within the UK travel trade
*Flexible to travel when necessary
*Fluency in an additional European language would be advantageous

WHAT'S IN IT FOR ME?
In return, you will receive a competitive basic salary and the opportunity to work for a leading global travel management company.

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Progressive Travel Recruitment (a trading name of Progressive Personnel Ltd., est. 2005) is a leading international travel and hospitality recruitment company with offices in the UK, USA, Canada, United Arab Emirates, South Africa and The Maldives.
This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/88217549

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