Home > About Travelzoo > Careers


Business Development Manager

Location: Newcastle, United Kingdom
# of Openings: 1


Business Development Manager

Location: Newcastle, London or Manchester

Travelzoo (Europe) Ltd is the European subsidiary of Travelzoo Inc. (NASDAQ: TZOO), a global Internet media company. Travelzoo is a trusted publisher of travel and entertainment deals, with 27 million weekly subscribers to its publications.

Travelzoo has operated in Europe since May 2005 and is one of Europe’s fastest growing Internet media brands. Travelzoo’s European media properties, which reach more than 6 million travel & entertainment enthusiasts in France, Germany, Spain and the UK, include the Travelzoo Top 20® list, the Newsflash™ email alert service, Travelzoo® websites, (http://www.travelzoo.com), the Travelzoo Network™, the SuperSearch™ tool, Fly.com™ and Travelzoo Local Deals™.

Travelzoo’s deal experts, in 25 offices around the world, follow a one-of-a-kind process to source, verify and alert subscribers to the very best travel and entertainment offers.

We are now searching for dynamic and success hungry Business Development Managers to help accelerate the growth of Travelzoo Local Deals in UK. Responsibilities will include:

  • Develop outstanding sales relationships by prospecting high-quality catering, entertainment & lifestyle local businesses, such as restaurants, spas and theatres.

  • Negotiate and close outstanding deals for Travelzoo’s local audience

  • Team with Producers on outbound lead generation activities by providing knowledge and insights into prospective clients’ businesses

  • Track ongoing sales activities and forecast business opportunities

  • Establish and maintain long-term client business relationships, including site visits

  • Maintain the highest level of client & subscriber satisfaction

Candidate profile

  • Degree educated (or equivalent experience)

  • First professional experience in direct selling

  • Experience in dealing with restaurants and other small businesses would be an advantage

  • You have a “good nose” for what is an outstanding deal

  • Passion for cold-calling and hunting, and developing and closing sales

  • Ability to make 50 cold calls per day and manage more than 1000 prospects

  • Excellent networker with strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to achieve results while working independently

  • Hands-on approach, team player and goal-oriented coupled with an ability to adjust to changing circumstances round up your profile

What we offer

  • Competitive salary and excellent commission scheme

  • Excellent global career opportunities in a high growth company

  • Exciting, fast-paced and entrepreneurial culture

If you recognize yourself in the profile, please apply online or send your application to eujobs@travelzoo.com.

Previous Applicants:

If you do not remember your password click here.

Powered By Taleo