MANAGING DIRECTOR

Urgent
Posted 3 weeks ago
Lagos

Job Description

VACANCY FOR A MANAGING DIRECTOR

An IATA certified Travel Agency located in Lagos, is seeking to hire a Managing Director who is very versatile in the Travel Industry, the preferred candidate will have the responsibility of restructuring and repositioning the Agency to be more profitable by coming up strategic operational and people resource plans to make the brand very visible and compete favorably in the travel sector.
Required
Graduate of any discipline, an MBA will be an added advantage with at least 10 years’ experience in the Travel Sector, particularly at Senior Management level.
Responsibilities
o Promoting and marketing the business, to new or niche markets;
o sourcing products and destinations to meet consumer demands for bespoke travel and sustainable tourism;
o Developing Strategies that will reposition the Agency and make it very visible to prospective customers
o Setting up a viable Team that will work assiduously to ensure the Agency becomes a profitable venture
o managing budgets and maintaining statistical/financial records;
o taking part in familiarisation visits to new destinations in order to gain information on issues and amenities of interest to consumers;
o liaising with travel partners, including airlines and hotels, to manage bookings and schedules, often one year in advance;
o overseeing the smooth, efficient running of the business.
o Reporting to the board on monthly progress made.
If you think you fit into this role send your resume to [email protected] or [email protected] with MD Travel Agent as subject