|at EF Education First|
|Date Posted||19. Dec. 2017|
Business Administration (e)
International Business Management (d/e/f)
Administration / Verwaltung
Consulting / Treuhand/Immobilien
Marketing / Kommunikation / Werbung
Verkauf / Kundendienst / Innendienst
Founded in 1965 by entrepreneur Bertil Hult, EF is a privately-held company that offer a range of educational programs from language training, educational travel, and academic degrees to cultural exchanges. With a mission to break down barriers in language, culture and geography, EF has helped people of all ages and nationalities become citizens of the world. From Berlin to Beijing, Moscow to Mexico City, Dubai to Denver, EF operates more than 500 schools and offices in over 115 countries. EF's global network includes 46,500 full time office staff, teachers, leaders and tour directors. To date, EF has helped over 15 million people to learn a new language, discover the world, or earn an academic degree. EF Travel is EF’s in-house travel agency with the mission to provide safe and cost efficient flight solutions for EF’s group and individual travelers.
As a Junior Airline Negotiator you will actively work with US based airlines to ensure our customers benefit from the lowest possible fares while negotiating contract conditions. The role entails active on-site negotiations at airline headquarters and at regional EF sales offices. It also requires analytical ability, market research and frequent use of various communication channels, both internally and with your negotiation counterparts. Various project management tasks will also be a part of your day-to-day work. The position is located in Luzern, Switzerland and will require travel to the US and other international destinations.
In the fast-paced environment of EF Travel you will find that your exceptional organization and communication skills and your strong attention to detail are essential. Drawing on your time-management expertise, you are comfortable with various reports and computer systems while having a sense of ease in social settings. You are flexible as situations change frequently and proactive in how you identify problems and opportunities before they arise while you are called upon to manage multiple tasks. You thrive on the challenges of a deadline- driven environment and think nothing is impossible. You are self-motivated, analytical and committed to completing tasks within a deadline, while maintaining a positive outlook and remaining calm under pressure. We are looking for ambitious recently graduated candidates. Prior airline/travel industry experience is not required, however active interest in the industry is preferred. Successful candidates will be able to show how they have excelled in previous experiences, in school or in other engagements.
All Applicants should submit a resume and cover letter to the enclosed e-mail address before 31 Januar 2018 for consideration.