German Speaking Hotel Contractor

  • Job Reference: 00000713-1
  • Date Posted: 24 July 2017
  • Recruiter: Platinum Travel Recruitment (UK)
  • Website: http://platinumtravelrecruitment.co.uk/
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £38,000 to £41,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Up to £41k + benefits
  • Sector: DMC, Hospitality & Leisure, Hotels, Travel Agency, Tour Operators/Wholesale, Tourism
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Our client is a forward thinking and successful tour operator and due to success and expansion in the Contracting and Purchasing Department is now seeking a dynamic and experienced  German Speaking Hotel Contractor to join its friendly team. The ideal travel candidate will be in charge of contracting hotels in Germany and be fully accountable for negotiating rates, terms and conditions with hotels.  The role is flexible in terms of location, Germany (ideally in  Munich or Stuttgart working from home) or the London head office, with around 12 - 15 weeks travel in contract areas to visit hotels, negotiate contracts, attend workshops/trade shows etc.

Essential Requirements

  • Proven experience in hotel contracting or equivalent background
  • Fluent in speaking and writing in English & German essential
  • Ideally experience in hotel contracting in Germany
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and to meet deadlines
  • Capable of working alone as well as part of a team
  • Ambitious with the ability to think on your feet, multi-task and prioritise
  • Ability to develop close working relationships with suppliers to achieve optimum results
  • A valid driving licence

 

Benefits:

  • Career progression
  • Lucrative salary
  • Travel perks
  • Healthcare
  • Flexitime
  • Pension
  • Use of luxury leisure facilities
  • The opportunity to work for a friendly and dynamic company in state of the art offices, in which you will be rewarded for your hard work.

Give your travel career a boost and apply today! Please note only suitable travel candidates with German Hotel Contracting experience will be considered for this post.

 

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