Are you an experienced travel professional with passion for operational efficiency? Do you have technical flair and general understanding of the full value chain in a Travel Agency? And are you able to motivate and manage a team across several physical locations? Then we might have the perfect opportunity for you!
The KILROY Group is one of the largest providers of travel and education services in Northern Europe with sales offices in Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Netherlands, Norway and Sweden and with expansion into the UK market in 2023.
The KILROY Group operates several brands: BENNS Travel, JYSK Rejsebureau & KILROY. The Group employees approximately 350 people, and 95 of us are working out of the headquarter located in the heart of Copenhagen.
We believe in the power of travel, that travelling the world and seeing different cultures makes a better you, and thus, a better world. You can read more about the KILROY Group here.
About the role and responsibilities
For our central fulfilment function, the KILROY Group is looking for an experienced person to take on a role as “Manager, Fulfilment”. In this role you will be responsible for all areas of fulfilment across brands and business areas – Individual Travel, Group Travel and Sign-up Tours. Fulfilment covers product load to our sales platform and all tasks related to ticketing and refunds, voluntary flight changes, schedule changes and handling of ADM’s.
The role is operational “hands on” and detailed knowledge about workflows is needed to secure efficiency and leverage. We strive at working as efficient as possible, to constantly improve and to automate processes when possible. The person will be shaping and trimming processes and workflows with understanding of the full value chain, holistic approach and solid business understanding. Furthermore, the person will be assisting across functions on project base – such as technical development projects, business optimization in general, NDC evaluation etc.
We are looking for you who comes with:
- Experience within the travel industry, with knowledge of the GDS’s and ticketing
- A holistic approach – you understand the value chain of a travel agency and the interaction with other functions
- Strong management skills, with the ability to manage staff across several physical locations
- A solution-oriented mindset and the ability to stay calm through busy periods
- Flexibility and openness to change, both in terms of tasks and working hours
- The understanding of the value of Team performance, only together we are strong
- IT proficiency and able to work in a number of systems
- Fluency in English and a language from one of markets (Nordics and the Netherlands)
Information and application
The role’s immediate manager is “Director, Air, Rail + Online Sales” and forms a team with Airline Product Manager, Online Sales Support Supervisor and Online Yield Manager. The role is key for all sales functions, the manager a key person in terms of securing a smooth operation, assisting in case of emergencies or unforeseen happenings and overall securing solidity and confidence in the organization.
You will be managing a team of currently 12 persons across 3 locations and the workplace will preferably be in Copenhagen. Visits to sales locations will be needed with expected travel days being maximum 20-30 days a year.
We will process applications as we receive them. The final deadline for applying is November 28th.
We look forward to hearing from you!
If you have questions, feel free to reach out via the application platform, Varbi.
Start date asap – preferably 02 January 2023.
|Type of employment||Permanent position|
|Contract type||Full time|
|Number of positions||1|
|Last application date||28.Nov.2022 11:59 PM CET|