Contracts Manager - German Speaking

  • Location
    Barnet, Greater London
  • Salary
    £ 35000 - £ 36000 / Year
  • Category
    Hospitality, Tourism & Travel - Caretaking & Attendants
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Hospitality, Tourism and Travel
  • External Reference

Contracts Manager - Northern Western (German Speaking)
Location: London City
Position: Contracts Manager - German Speaking
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000
Type: Permanent, Full- time

Adecco City are excited to be recruiting for a new client of ours based in the City, this is a permanent position within an exciting Travel based organisation.

In this role, you will be spending 8 - 10 weeks within the Northern Western Countries. You will be responsible for ensuring the best rates are negotiated with suppliers and regularly monitored. My client is looking for an outgoing and confident individual to join their busy team based in state of the arts offices in the heart of the City.

Areas of responsibility include but are not limited to:

  • Negotiate with suppliers & regularly monitor to ensure best rates

  • Negotiate special offers and exclusive deals with all hotels throughout the year

  • Closely monitor the room production and work with all the relevant parties to stimulate growth of bookings, room nights and revenue

  • A strong understanding of the internal systems and processes in order to contract more efficiently and effectively

  • Undertake ongoing analysis of product and quality within contracting area to maintain consistent product offering for clients

  • Conduct required number of business trips to improve relations with suppliers and negotiate best in market rates in line with business requirements

  • Address and resolve any issues with suppliers

Key Competencies:

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Self-motivated and results driven individual

  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines

  • Capable of working independently as well as part of a team

  • Ambitious with the ability to think on your feet

  • Ability to multitask and prioritise work effectively

  • Ability to develop close working relationships with suppliers to achieve optimum results

  • Ability to keep up with the market trends and adapt work towards it

We regret that due to volume of response, we can only contact successful applicants. If you have not heard from us within 7 days, then unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful.

Adecco is an Equal Opportunities employer that is happy to welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. The Adecco group is a global company with more than 33,000 FTE employees and around 5,100 branches in over 60 countries and territories around the world. The Adecco Group offers a wide variety of services that include temporary staffing, permanent placement, career transition and talent development, as well as outsourcing and consulting.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Please apply with your CV to: Katie Bailey