Sales Manager

at Swoop Travel (view profile)
Published 19th August 2022
Location Bristol, United Kingdom
Category Manager  Sales & Marketing  South America  
Job Type Full-time  

Description

Sales Manager - Patagonia

Hybrid working with occasional travel to Bristol office

£45k + OTE and exceptional benefits

About Swoop

Swoop are a travel agency specialising in adventurous trips to Antarctica, Patagonia and the Arctic. Swoop is made up of a global team that is innovative, knowledgeable, values-led and driven to be the unequivocal number one in each of their destinations.

Swoop are striving to be game-changers in the travel industry and are expecting to support 3,500 travellers to reach their dream destinations in the season ahead. Check out their website to see the incredible team and the locations they specialise in:

https://www.swoop-adventures.com

The role:

As the Patagonia Sales Manager, you will be responsible for the day-to-day management of a remote sales team based across the world. The ideal candidate will also be influencing the strategic direction of the team shaping and influencing the future trajectory, continuing to grow globally, and doubling the size of your team in the next two years.

Who Swoop are looking for:

Swoop are looking for a highly experienced sales person with a real passion for travel who is driven by leading a successful team and delivering results in the travel industry. To thrive in this role, you will need a proven track record of coaching and managing an exceptional, globally dispersed sales team. Swoop are looking someone with experience propositioning a high-end experiential product and a robust knowledge of the travel industry. Commercially minded, passion for team development, target driven and ambitious you will drive the team to meet and exceed targets.

What’s in it for you?

  • Be an essential part of Swoops growth story and play a pivotal role in an adventurous business with a strong culture and a desire to make a different to the world through changing customers perspectives.
  • You will work remotely or in a hybrid working model, connecting from anywhere in the world with our colleagues in Bristol, UK.
  • The opportunity to regularly travel to Patagonia.
  • As part of the Swoop team, you will be invited to join our twice a year Swoop Adventures. Our most recent Swoop Adventure was a two day trip to the beautiful Brecon Beacons in Wales, where we spent our time reflecting and connecting with one another.
  • Swoop is committed to developing our people, you will have a personalised development plan which help you to grow, personally and professionally.
  • You will receive 25 days per year annual leave plus bank holidays AND you will be given your birthday as leave.

This is an excellent opportunity to be part of a growing company and take on the next adventure in your career

We are particularly keen to hear from members of the Explorers Connect community so please mention Explorers Connect in your application.