Associate Manager / Manager, Business Development - Hotel Acquisitions (6 Months Contract)
Klook is the go-to travel and leisure e-commerce platform for experiences and services anytime, anywhere. Founded in Hong Kong in 2014 out of passion for discovery, our purpose today is to inspire and enable more moments of JOY. Even when the COVID-19 pandemic hit, we held on to our conviction and successfully unlocked the domestic travel business. To date, we are already offering over 490,000 activities in over 1,000 destinations. With cross-border travel resuming, we have made it our mission to reshape the world of travel. Isn’t this exciting?!
It certainly is for our international community of over 1,200 employees, based in over 20 locations globally! Joymakers at heart, Klookers are not only curating joyful experiences for others, but also co-creating our world of joy in the Klookiverse. We are on a journey to foster a strong company culture that supports a high-performing and successful business, and we are guided by our core beliefs - Push boundaries, Ask for and give feedback, Take ownership, and Help each other - in everything we do. We are excited about building and realizing endless possibilities in the new era of travel. Care to be a part of this revolution?
What you'll do:
Acquisition: Acquire targeted suppliers and bring them on board the Klook platform. Support onboarding of products and coordinate with operations, content, editorial, and quality control teams.
Market updates: Support market leaders to identify market trends and provide market & competitor updates through on-going research and feedback.
Coordination: Work closely with the supply management team to maximize sales together. Also working with various functions to ensure all account creation would be ready to use by the suppliers. Flexibility and attentiveness to details are essential in our fast-paced environment.
What you'll need:
>3 years of work experience in OTA supply, Wholesale supply, or hotel industry. High familiarity with the hotel industry in Thailand preferred
Strong commercial sense, as well as analytical, written, and verbal communications skills
Confident, self-motivated and goal-oriented
Globally minded and comfortable working with people from different cultural backgrounds
A start-up attitude – highly collaborative with an entrepreneurial, roll-up-your-sleeves attitude that’s not afraid to work independently when required
Klook is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We hire talented and passionate people of all backgrounds. We believe that a joyful workplace is an inclusive workplace, one where employees from all walks of life have an equal opportunity to thrive. We’re dedicated to creating a welcoming and supportive culture where everyone belongs.
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