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Contracts Manager - Italy

Tour Operator Job, London

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Our client is a student travel tour operator, helping to create educational tours filled with learning experiences. Their blend of unique online tools and bespoke service enables them to create customised programmes for their clients, resulting in authentic tours with exposure to new languages, people and cultures across the world.

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20 days Annual Leave

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*Please note – This role is temporarily on hold due to the current market, however our client will be looking to recruit for the role again in the future. Once the recruitment process has started again we will be able to review your application.

This senior job in travel will see the successful candidate driving contracting and operations initiatives, developing and maintaining existing supplier relationships, contracting rates and conditions and developing connections with potential new suppliers.

Within this contracting travel job you will lead commercial negotiations, managing high value contracts; be involved in product development; support the tour directors and groups whilst on tour and help with emergency situations if necessary; ensure supplier invoices are processed correctly; work with suppliers to improve efficiency of operations and be responsible for all operational expenses within the region.

The successful applicant will have proven hotel purchasing experience gained from a Contracts Manager, Purchasing Manager or Purchasing Executive job in travel. You have strong European geographical knowledge and be able to communicate in Italian fluently.

Please Note: Due to high volumes of applications, only successful applicants will be contacted.

Do I tick the boxes?

  • Hotel Purchasing knowledge and experience
  • Strong negotiation and budget management skills
  • The ability to work under tight deadlines
  • Fluency in Italian

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