Our client is an award-winning and successful global tour operator that offers group & sports tours, FIT travel, and attractions throughout the UK and beyond. Due to remarkable growth, now seeking an experienced Contract & Purchasing Executive to join its friendly and busy team.
This role is ideal for a travel professional with good negotiation skills, keen to progress their travel career. Generous benefits, career progression and the opportunity to work for a forward thinking travel company are on offer.
- Working directly with supplier partners to negotiate on client requests
- Build, develop, strengthen and maintain strong business relationship with suppliers
- Attending Hotel/Services Familiarisation trips around the UK in order to develop supplier/brand knowledge and increase contacts
- Negotiate group rates and conditions with suppliers
- Assisting the department on the purchasing, loading and contracting of all key service suppliers.
- Similar experience within the travel industry
- Outstanding interpersonal and networking skills
- Fluency in English is essential
- Strong administrative skills
- Good organisational skills and, particularly, a keen eye for detail.
- Career development and progression
- Varied job role
- Travel perks
- Friendly working environment
- Plus many more perks.
Give your travel career a boost and apply today! Please note only suitable candidates from a travel or hotel background will be considered for this role.
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