Travel Manager

Travel Manager

Job Title: Travel Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Düsseldorf, Nordrhein-Westfalen
Salary: negotiable
Reference: BBBH5599
Contact Name: Alston Huang
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 25, 2017 14:17

Job Description

On behalf of its client, the fast growing ICT organisation in Western Europe, Vine Resources is pleased to seek a dedicated Travel Manager

If you are familiar with corporate travel categories (Airlines, Hotel, Travel Agent) in Western Europe Region, this opportunity will give you a great experience working with Top 100 Company in Germany to design and set up their Travel strategy and guideline.

The role's responsibilities include:
*Manage Travel category(Airlines, hotel ,travel agency and corporate housing rental) for western Europe according to Global Travel strategy, continuously optimise cost &Travel related processes and secure policy compliance in Western Europe region. Negotiate and control cost effective services for planning, organisation, execution, reporting and settlement of Travel business.
*Responsibility for the corporate Travel program - West Europe , Responsible for regional Results.
*Executing Global Travel strategy in West Europe region
*Prepare reports and statistics to drive the business.
*Supplier evaluation and development
*Analyse supplier, bench-marking and market information to develop proposals for specific procurement strategies.
*Monitor and control Travel KPIs/savings for the region
*Support for any special projects (i.e. Online Booking Tool, travel agency implementation etc.) and assignments as requested by Global Travel Team.
*Coordinating with HQ, Regional and country teams

*Bachelor degree or above. More than 5 years of relevant work experience within the corporate travel industry in a travel management role of an international company
*Experience in setting up and tracking projects to fulfil agreed targets.
*Experiences within process implementation and further development.
*Cross functional management experience is required and cross culture communication is highly preferred.
*Communicative, self confidence in the interaction with partners, even within foreign languages
*Willingness and be positive o independent work and personal adjustments within changing conditions
*Good English language skills in oral, writing and reading. Chinese is a plus.
*Strong network in the business travel industry
*Business fluent in English languages. Any additional language(s) would be a plus.
*Assertiveness, willingness to cooperate in international teams.

If you're an industry leader in this field and looking to take your career to the next level then apply today!