TUI Group - Product Trading Assistant

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Competitive plus benefits
South East, Luton
Apply by:
13th August 2018
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Job type:
Graduate job

A fantastic opportunity to work for TUI, the world’s number one tourism business – are you ready for your career to take off?

Sitting in our commercial division, the role known internally as "Trading Assistant" is central to our business. The focus will be to analyse sales data trends and take appropriate pricing actions to maximise our profits and minimise risk as a company – it’s all about ensuring the right price is available to our customers at the right time.

What you will be doing
As Trading Assistant, you will be working within a fast paced team environment responsible for a number of holiday destinations; striving to optimise sales, profitability and maximise both flight and hotel performance, in order to hit key performance indicators.

In this analytical role you will be using yield systems and reviewing booking trends to make informed recommendations and decisions, to deliver results in line with your destination strategy. You need to be able to perform well under pressure, making decisions using your own initiative.

You will constantly monitor and react to demand in the competitive holiday market, offering relevant pricing solutions to maximise opportunities and overcome any barriers to sales. Your decisions will directly drive the price offering to our customers and ultimately feed in to the overall financial performance of TUI UK&I.

You will also need to effectively build strong internal relationships with key stakeholders across the commercial division and beyond - to drive current and future business strategy.

You’ll have the opportunity to drive your own development with a clear career pathway for progression, whilst learning alongside some of the best in the industry.

What we are looking for
• Exceptional numeracy and data analysis skills
• Structured, focused and conscientious
• Proactive, curious and driven to learn
• Confident and ability to work under pressure
• Seeks to understand others perspectives – Customers and Colleague’s
• Proficient user of the MS office suite, essentially MS Excel
• Educated to degree level or with relevant analytical experience

Working within TUI groupTUI UK and Ireland is the UK’s largest tour operator with key brands including TUI, First Choice, Marella Cruises and Crystal Ski Holidays. Sub brands include Sensatori, Sensimar, and Family Life, as well as First Choice Holiday Villages and SplashWorld Resorts. Our airline is the UK’
s third largest with 62 aircraft operating to over 88 destinations in 30 countries. We have a team of more than 10,000 employees serving over 5.5 million customers each year.

It’s our people that make us number one.

TUI Group is the leading tourism business with over 67,000 employees across the world. The Group includes our unique hotel portfolio, our cruise ships, our own aircraft, tour operators, travel agencies, and much more. At TUI, we have embarked on a journey of development towards a more digital, connected and integrated future. But we haven’t arrived there yet. Join us now and shape the future of travel.

You can look forward to a competitive salary, pension scheme and further benefits such as generous holiday discounts, great rates with foreign exchange and discounts with retailers.

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