Travel and Events Executive

Recruiter
The Aspiration Group
Location
Tamworth
Salary
Competitive
Posted
16 Jan 2019
Closes
13 Feb 2019
Job Type
Executive
Contract Type
Permanent

The Aspiration Group

As a customer-centric organisation, The Aspiration Group specialises in providing bespoke Event, Travel, Hospitality, Sport and Merchandise solutions. ?Taking each element independently or as a multi facet solution, each project is treated with the upmost professionalism by the dedicated teams. With the one objective to provide the best possible service to meet and exceed customer expectations; from a 5-day event for 500, a tailormade incentive trip rewarding outstanding performance or a personalised dream vacation, no task is too large or too small. The Aspiration Group helps people deliver any size project on time, on budget and on line for achieving its objective.

Job Description

Overview:

The Travel and Events Executive provides a very exciting opportunity, typically working with the Travel and Events team of The Aspiration Group Events Company and The Aspiration Group Travel. The role will be based around providing support to the Events and Travel Director and occasionally, other parts of the organisation, by carrying out a diverse range of tasks necessary to plan, organise and deliver travel and events for a wide variety of clients.

Travel and Events at The Aspiration Group cover a broad range of activities, as well as sizes, from small numbers to large groups. The breadth and diversity of the travel and events industry makes The Aspiration Group a dynamic and exciting place to work.

As well as UK based travel and events, the Travel and Events Executive will be involved in projects that will involve different countries around the world.

Requirements:

Competent levels of English and Maths.

Excellent organisation skills.

The ability to carry out a number of tasks at the same time.

Good communication and social skills.

A creative approach to problem solving.

A very high level of attention to detail.

The ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.

Good negotiation skills.

Budget awareness.

The ability to work under pressure is a must.

We are looking for a person who wants career in travel and events - the desired candidate needs to have the right attitude, passion, stamina and commitment to learning.

Previous experience is preferred.

Travel and events is a very demanding, yet very rewarding environment to work in and the chosen candidate must understand that we work our hours to suit our business.

Flexible, calm and proactive individuals with energy, enthusiasm and patience are ideal candidates for the industry and the role.