Accommodation & Travel Director 🏒🚌

London, England, United Kingdom · Commercial

Description

Festicket empowers music fans with a seamless service to discover and book tickets and travel packages for music festivals worldwide. Our platform offers an end-to-end experience for music travellers, an efficient two-sided marketplace for 1,500+ music festivals across 40 different countries, and a network of 5,000 suppliers for accommodation & travel packages. In five short years, we have become Europe's largest music festival platform. πŸ™Œ

The Festicket Family is currently 120, and we're passionate about changing the face of live music experiences. Our head office is in Camden, London with smaller offices in Berlin, Amsterdam and Porto. 🌍

We're now post Series-C funded, and backed by some of the UK's largest VC funds. πŸŽ‰

We've been announced as #6 in the Sunday Times Tech Track 100 & a Tech City UK's Future Fifty company. πŸ’ͺ

Join us on our mission in transforming the way music fans discover, book tickets and travel packages for festivals around the world. πŸš€πŸš€πŸš€

YOUR ROLE

Festicket is looking for an Accommodation & Travel Director to lead our growing commercial team, reporting directly to the CCO.

You will manage an already existing and highly successful, accommodation & travel team of 8 staff members, and spearhead the department's new strategy and focus leading into 2019 and onwards.

The Travel & Accommodation team is responsible for the company’s global accommodation & travel needs, made up of commercial and partnership deals with (but not limited to):

  1. Hotels, hostels, etc;
  2. Apartments/cottages;
  3. Camping/glamping;
  4. Transportation (shuttles, airport transfers, coaches, train, etc.)
  5. Travel extras, local attractions and other extras; and
  6. Booking/travel insurances.

KEY TASKS

Requirements

Given the company's very high weekly and monthly targets, the role is exposed to high pressures on providing results within tight deadlines.

Benefits

We’re a team of 120 located in an amazing converted piano factory in Camden (NW1 8LH) a short stroll from Camden market and Primrose Hill. By joining us you will be part of one of the fastest growing music / travel start-up companies in Europe, where you will have ample opportunity for career progression as we continue to grow. πŸ“ˆ

We have a company culture which is very idea orientated and driven but also very social. It's entirely normal at 6pm on a Friday for half the company to be drinking together in the office & then planning to head out for a night out. 🍻

Benefits also include:


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