Corporate Travel Manager – On Site

  • Personnel Travel Consultants
  • Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States
  • Aug 03, 2017
Full time Corporate On Site Corporate Travel Management Sabre Specialist Team Leader

Job Description

We have a wonderful opportunity for a highly motivated, energetic Travel Manager located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. 
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You will be accountable for both individual and shared team goals, responsible for providing customer service and accurate completion of international, domestic travel arrangements and special requests. 

Arrange routine and complex domestic and international business travel for air, car, hotel, limousine and rail utilizing Sabre Red GDS 

Counsel clients on efficient routings for lowest available fares, and preferred carrier usage; ensure optimum customer service while coordinating client travel policy requirements; effective use of computer systems and exceptional telephone service techniques. 

You must have at least 5 years of Travel Agent experience and prior experience managing a team. You must also have previous GDS experience. 

This is a full time position located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. 

You will be responsible for the following:

  • Proficient use and knowledge of SABRE 
    • Building profiles and maintaining current data
    • Online bookings, GK reservations into SABRE 
    • Queue monitoring
    • Check in 24 hours prior for VIPs, e-boarding passes when available
    • Third party hotel billing authorizations for associates without corporate credit cards
    • Direct billing for car rentals for associates without corporate credit cards
    • Authorization process for all travel
  • Car rental receipt disbursement
  • Hotel rate negotiations 
  • Group negotiations 
  • Bus reservations for groups 
  • All passport and VISA services 

 Additionally:

  • Must have great relationship skills
  • Must have a passion for the travel industry
  • Must have previous experience at a travel agency, tour operator or hotel.
  • Must know how to work under a fast-paced and high pressure environment.
  • Must have GDS experience Sabre,
  • Travel Logistics
  • Scheduling
  • Customer Service
  • Data Entry Skills
  • Analyzing Information
  • Dealing with Complexity
  • Initiative
  • General Math Skills
  • Verbal Communication
  • Planning
  • Teamwork 

This is a full time position that requires day, evening and weekend availability.  On call as necessary.

GDS Required

Sabre, SabreRED

Manage Others?

Yes