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Distribution manager

Location

Sweden, Stockholm

Location

Sweden, Stockholm

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2023-02-10

Distribution Manager OTA´s and TMC´s

Our Commercial Distribution Team is expanding and looking for a Distribution Manager based in Oslo or Stockholm. You will join a small team responsible for both Online Travel Agencies and Travel Management companies.

In your role you will handle some accounts yourself. Negotiate best possible terms and conditions for on- and offline sales initiatives, and interdepartmental collaboration. You will drive tactical tests, and projects targeting the OTA/TMC segments to find new ways to optimize our strategic partnerships in all channels. In this role you  will analyze and communicate best practices fo sales within commercial distribution partners, lead projects, campaigns and align operational goals with distribution sales initiatives.

Strengthen Nordic Choice Hotels position with industry organizations, associations and other strategic players. There will also be some travel within this role.

Who you are

We think that are a good team player with good social skills. You have adequate knowledge of Hotel- and distribution-systems.
You do have an experimental, analytical mindset and dare to challenge the norm. You like to learn about new technology, sales channels and disrupted and innovative business models. To thrill in this role we think that you get excited when trying something new and of course not settling for anything less than the best deals in the industry.

You have a solid background from the hospitality- and travel-industry, distribution, project management and a proven track record from complex B2B negotiations. To be able to handle this role we think that you are structured, self-driven and experimental and used to working in ever-evolving organizations as well as in cross functional teams. Here you will take initiative and act rather than checking every little detail. You see opportunities within every problem and are used to working both strategically and operationally.

Basic Qualifications

- BA/BS degree or equivalent work experience
- A strong understanding of the commercial side of the Hospitality business.
- Balanced business and technical background.
- Sufficient level of technical ability to understand and drive technical initiatives
- Relevant B2B sales experience
- Good understanding of the digital sales landscape (algorithm based optimization & digital creativity)
- Good knowledge of the infrastructure within distribution including connectivity solutions (GDS,OTA, CRS)
- Solid ability to think creatively and analyze deliverables.
-Broad knowledge of excel and business intelligence systems
-Strong communicator and have the ability to influence others
- Fluent in Norwegian or Swedish plus English spoken and written
- System knowledge
- Experience from complexed negotiations
- Experience from business development and to work with and develop with disrupted complex business models
- Experience from setting up test´s and business cases

We will offer you
A flat organization that goes the extra mile, cares about people and the environment!
Great colleagues and an inclusive culture - we love to share and learn from each other answer,
Plenty of social events including smaller gatherings with your team and huge get-togethers with the whole Nordic Choice family! 

During 2016 we established eBerry within Strawberry. Our main mission is to transform the digital landscape for how our guests book, travel and interact with us. Our ambition is high, we want to create the world's best digital guest journey, offering our guests the ability to have a seamless and hassle free travel experience and a world class loyalty community.

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What’s in it for you?

As part of of Strawberry, you will get the best employee benefits of the industry.

A culture to cherish

A culture to cherish

Our people always make guests their top priority! Our warm and welcoming atmosphere creates the right setting for you to flourish and work your magic. You will get the freedom you need to perform your tasks and solve problems as they arise in the best way you see fit. A strong team spirit and family-feeling foster a culture of collaboration. And when there’s something to celebrate, we make sure to have some fun! In larger cities, we also regularly host after-work events to allow colleagues to mingle. How do we achieve all this you may wonder? We believe it’s down to the fact that we’re a diverse crowd full of energy, courage and enthusiasm. That’s how we create extraordinary experiences every single day!

A culture to cherish

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Job security for peace of mind

When you work with us, we’ll take your whole life situation into consideration. We offer good job security through collective agreements and insurances, as well as paid parental leave, holiday leave, wellness allowance, attractive pension plans and competitive salaries. We’re there for you.

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Room to grow

With more than 200 hotels across the Nordics, we offer you endless opportunities for career progression! Would you like to work full-time, part-time, a few hours here and there, or perhaps only a season? We have room for you, no matter where you’re at. We encourage creativity and curiosity, and we make every effort to foster a culture of learning for professional development. Ready to take your next career leap within the company? We applaud you and will help you achieve this! An academic degree isn't the most important thing for us. If you have the right mindset, we can certainly promise you a bright future!

Room to grow

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We encourage you to get out and explore all that life has to offer! So, we always give numerous discounts to you and your friends and family at our hotels, bars and restaurants. As part of Strawberry, you get four FREE nights at our hotels each year* To remind you just how important you are, we’ll always do our best to offer you an upgrade! And on top of that, we’ve also partnered with other companies to give you sweet deals on air travel, charter holidays, car rental and lots more. 

*If you are employed on a contract for at least 20% of full-time working hours.

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