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Global Travel Manager

Location: Greensboro, NC

Manages complex individual and corporate and personal travel program for employees, executives, and VIPs, including air, ground service, and living accommodations. Has staff responsibility.

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Books travel including air, hotels, cars, VIP services, etc.
  • Directs employee workload to ensure adequate staffing and optimal productivity.
  • Oversees travel operations to ensure timely arrangements.
  • Negotiates travel vendor contracts and relationships to ensure cost-effectiveness.
  • Manages travel processes to ensure high level of customer service.
  • Researches and resolves issues to ensure smooth travel operations.
  • Determines effective alternatives to adapt to immediate changes in travel plans.
  • Coordinates VIP itineraries, and ensures that personal effects arrive at destination on time.
  • Creates and implements departmental best practices and policies to improve efficiencies.
  • Remains current on travel industry to identify trends and cost savings.
  • Handles travel refunds.
  • Advises employees and management on travel-related requirements.
  • Manages corporate travel credit cards and provides monthly reconciliation and reporting.
  • Complies with company policies and procedures.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

 

Supervisory Responsibilities:

• Approves hiring, firing, absences overtime, performance evaluations, disciplining, and skill development. Recommends salary changes.

 

Education and Experience:

• Bachelors degree in Business, Hospitality, Travel, Tourism, or related field.

• Five to seven years experience in corporate and VIP travel including charter planes, international travel services, ground transportation

• Five to seven years experience in corporate travel and staff supervision.

• Or combination of education, skill, and experience.

 

Skills:

• Proficient use of MS Office Products, Sabre, and Internet.

•High levels of organization, coordination, English speaking, reading, and writing; active listening; critical thinking; monitoring; negotiations, judgment, evaluation, service orientation, problem solving; troubleshooting; attention to detail; and time management.

 

Working Conditions and Environment:

•Intermittently lift, carry, pull and push up to 20 pounds.

•Continuously see, sit, balance, grasp, and have repetitive use of arms, wrists, hands and fingers.

•Frequently hear and talk.

•Intermittently stand, stoop, bend, twist, crouch, kneel, walk, squeeze and reach above shoulders

•Exposure to electrical equipment, low noise, and mild indoor temperatures of hot and cold.

•Constant use of computer.

•Long or odd hours as needed

•On-call 24/7.

•Occasional travel and onsite travel/transportation management

 

Qualified candidates should apply online. This position will be based in Greensboro NC. Not a telecommuting position.


Market America is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

ABOUT MARKET AMERICA, INC. & SHOP.COM

Market America, Inc. is a product brokerage and Internet marketing company that specializes in One-to-One Marketing. Its mission is to provide a robust business system for entrepreneurs, while providing consumers a better way to shop. Headquartered in Greensboro, NC, the company was founded in 1992 by President and CEO JR Ridinger and has generated over $7.3 billion in accumulated sales. Market America employs over 800 people globally with operations in the United States, Canada, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Australia, Singapore and United Kingdom. Through the company’s shopping website, SHOP.COM, consumers have access to over 50 million products, including Market America exclusive brands and thousands of top retail brands. By combining Market America’s entrepreneurial business model with SHOP.COM’s powerful comparative shopping engine, Cashback program, Hot Deals, ShopBuddy®, social shopping integration and countless other features, the company has become the ultimate online shopping destination.

 

More information is available at MarketAmerica.com (http://www.marketamerica.com).

SHOP.COM is a comparison shopping site designed to meet the shopping needs of the consumer and the business needs of merchants. Leveraging the features of our patented OneCart®, along with extensive partner marketplace integration, a robust Cashback program, and thousands of pages of unique shopping-centric editorial, SHOP.COM helps customers "Shop Smart, Save Big" across thousands of online stores. SHOP.COM also powers ShopCompanion® and The Shopping Vine® (http://theshoppingvine.com), a shopping blog network. For more information, please visit SHOP.COM (http://www.SHOP.com).

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