Travel & Event Manager


My client, a leading group travel and event management company are looking for an experienced Travel & Event Manager to join their groups & events team in Melbourne. If you are a creative thinker, have strong communication skills, thrive working in a busy environment and have an exceptional eye for detail, then this opportunity is for you! 

* Coordinate and manage extensive travel logistics, nationally and internationally 
* End to end event management 
* Sales skills including quoting and pitching to clients 
* Account management and business development 
* Experience working with multiple suppliers 
* Utilise your outstanding negotiating skills 
* Budget management 
* Leadership skills and experience managing a team of coordinators 

* At least 3 years experience working as a groups & events travel manager 
* Outstanding client management skills 
* Knowledge of fares & ticketing 
* Proven negotiation and selling skills 
* High level of attention to detail 
* Previous experience with Events AIR/Events Pro 
* You will have a background in a similar role, comfortable in handling large corporate accounts and events whilst exceeding service expectations and delivering proactive account management 

The successful candidate can expect a very competitive salary package of $65k + super, company benefits and ongoing professional development opportunities. 

Reference Number: 0656KF1

Posted: Thu 30 Apr 15

Note: This job advertisement is no longer active.

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