We are now seeking an experienced Aviation Executive for a well-known and award-winning tour operator due to remarkable growth.
This inspiring tour operator offers various holiday types for travellers throughout the UK, Europe and worldwide. This exciting job opportunity is ideal for a travel professional with aviation experience, seeking career progression and something a little different.
Your career begins here duties include:
- Plan, source and negotiate with airlines for new and on-going products
- Control capacities between the airline and the Company’s in-house systems
- Quote and manage requests for upgrades
- Research routes and prices for product development
- Check GDS Queues
- Handle medical & special seating requests
- Issue individual & group air tickets (off IT fare etc)
- Liaise with product ops to ensure smooth operation of tours
- Arrange schedule change letters
- Aviation experience
- Thorough understanding of group/technology agreements with airlines
- Understanding/working knowledge of air operating procedures
- GRS trained FOR fares and ticketing with particular emphasis on tour operator/group fares and operations
- Team player who can build strong relationships internally and externally
- Sound knowledge of Microsoft Office including Excel
Generous benefits include:
- Career progression
- Contributory pension scheme
- Interest free season ticket loan
- Free local parking
- Travel perks
- Cycle to work scheme
- Discounted gym membership
- Free eye test and contribution towards VDU
- Training and development
- Up to 2 extra days holiday entitlement in each calendar year
- Work-Life Balance/ flexible working arrangements – sociable working hours
Give your travel career a boost and apply today! Please note only suitable candidates from a travel background will be considered for this role.
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