School & University Group Travel Manager

Academy Travel is Australia’s leading provider of syllabus based secondary school tours. We are looking for a Manager to lead a small team providing quality educational tours primarily to Europe and the USA.

You will be responsible for the product development and delivery function of the team as well as developing and contributing to the marketing functions and the recruitment and development of tour managers and leaders and the efficient administration of the team. You will be required to negotiate and manage relationships with all key stakeholders including Secondary School teachers, overseas operators and academic tour leaders.

Based in modern Sydney CBD offices close to Wynyard, you will be required to undertake evening functions, inter and intra state travel as well overseas travel.

Academic knowledge with a graduate degree or similar is essential and a knowledge of the NSW HSC syllabus is desirable. Strong leadership, communication (both oral and written) and organisational skills are essential.

Travel management experience is essential and significant travel experience to Europe and the USA is desirable.

The role requires a strong customer service orientation, empathy to staff and customers, strong commercial acumen and the ability to resolve problems swiftly and efficiently.

We offer a salary up to $ 80,000 per annum – no commission, no ote, just a decent salary.

For more information please forward your resume to Stuart Barrie at:

Posted: Tue 18 Aug 15

Note: This job advertisement is no longer active.

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