Royal Wootton Bassett
£40,000 - £45,000 DOE

Aviation Purchasing Manager

Ref: 3640| Posted: 24th Sep 2018

This vacancy is now closed

A key role has opened with a client of C&D based in Royal Wootton Bassett. The purpose of the role is to define preferred airline partners and key destinations and ensure that flights are purchased at exclusive rates. This is a full time and permanent position to join a company at an exciting time of growth.

Duties will include;

  • Negotiate fares across all booking classes, including exclusive rates for the company
  • Ensure aviation processes are in place to maximise sales and ensure accuracy of fares
  • Ensure processes are in place to ensure no financial risk to the business
  • Manage the Aviation team ensuring that all team KPI targets are achieved
  • Ensure pricing data is kept up to date to enable the sales team to quote accurately

Skills required;

  • Proven knowledge of the airline industry
  • A good understanding of commercial risk and ability to identify improvements
  • Good communication skills and organisation
  • Good knowledge of airlines preferable
  • Passion for delivering profitable deals and differentiated products
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications

Please apply today for further details.

C&D are acting as an employment agency in regards to this role.