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Commercial Assistant

Barrhead Travel


Commercial Assistant

Barrhead Travel Apply Now
£6,825 - £6,825 per year Glasgow Full-time (37 Hours) Intraining 31/01/2018 SCQF level 5 / SVQ level 2
This employer is part of the Disability Confident scheme. This means if you identify yourself as disabled, and meet the minimum criteria for this job, you should be offered an interview.

Job overview

Working within a fun, busy environment learning all there is to know about the travel industry

Communicating with your colleagues who will help coach you in the areas that you need most

You will also help support the Commercial Team, by taking telephone calls from customers and other admin duties as required

What might a typical day in this job look like?

Maintain and update booking reports on a weekly basis
Monitor competitor activity on a daily basis and share with relevant colleagues
Communicate key sales messages to the Sales Network
Help Business Development Manager to manage and build external relationships, assisting with budgets, quotes, payments, timescales and deadlines
Help deliver fresh innovative ideas for all marketing activity
Liaise with internal finance team and external suppliers to provide relevant information for timely payments
Help provide analysis on all sales and marketing and web activity for current and future planning

What will I learn?

Experience of working within a Commercial Team within the Business Development Department
First class attention to detail and gain the ability to work to tight deadlines
Learn how to build good relationships with customers and colleagues
Will gain excellent communication skills
Learn how to manage your own workload
Will gain a strong working knowledge in Microsoft Windows operating system; MS Word; MS Ex-cel.
Gain excellent numeracy skills

What qualification or qualities are required?

We're always looking for bright, enthusiastic people aged 16 to 19 (you can apply until age 29 if you are disabled or care experienced) who have the determination to succeed, regardless of qualifications or experience.

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