Tuesday, 8 April 2014

Air Arabia Career Vacancies in Sharjah; Key Account Manager Islamabad

Job Title:    Key Account Manager Islamabad
Job Ref.:    ABY14-0048
Job Location:    Sharjah
Employer:    Air Arabia

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Job Description:
Air Arabia is looking for dynamic, ambitious target driven individual to join its Commercial team to be responsible for responsible for generating sales in Islamabad servicing the tour operators & travel agents and will lead a team of sales executives to achieve the same. The selected individual will be responsible for handling government affairs & liaison with airport authorities to procure necessary approvals for Air Arabia.

Job Requirements:

  •     Educated to a minimum of Diploma level, Degree level preferred.
  •     2 – 3 years of Airline Sales experience with Good Knowledge of the market.
  •     Excellent communication skills in written and spoken English and Urdu.
  •     PC Literate and well versed in MS Office Suite / Google office applications.

Job Duties:
  •     To achieve and exceed the set revenue targets of the territory.
  •     To manage and develop sales among travel agents and corporate and online portals in Pakistan
  •     Identifies key contacts and decision makers in travel agencies; makes appointments and conducts meetings to educate and influence them to promote Air Arabia products and services.
  •     Increase distribution by identifying and enrolling new sales agents and looking at alternative distribution channels.
  •     Provides monthly reports to agents and their performance and discuss ways and means with them so as to take corrective actions, where necessary.
  •     Initiates marketing activities to maintain Air Arabia awareness in the market.
  •     Maintains and increase customer database, ensuring that key data elements are accurately recorded and kept up to date.
  •     Keeps up-to-date with industry/competitor information including information concerning passenger trends and activities; keeps up a timely flow of key information to Manager Pakistan / Regional Manager.
  •     Identifies prospective locations for sales/promotion activities based on statistical analysis– informs Manager Pakistan.
  •     Liaise and come up with solution on improving route with low load factor.
  •     Handle government affairs ( Islamabad Aviation & Ministry of Transport)
  •     Co-ordinate airport slots (Form R/ Form N) and secure necessary approvals
  •     Lead the sales team in Islamabad and Northern Pakistan
  •     Co-ordinate with marketing to launch campaigns & other PR related activities
  •     Perform other job-related duties as assigned.

Deadline Date: 21/04/2014

How to Apply:
Send us a copy of your updated resume to:
Email: cv@airarabia.com clearly mentioning in the subject line: ABY14-0048 Key Account Manager Islamabad