Job Title:

Procurement – Hotel Sourcing

Location:
Category:
Professional
Job Division:
LAUNCH Professional Jobs - Supply Chain Management
Posting #:
2019-12960

Job Summary:

Procurement – Hotel Sourcing

 

LAUNCH Technical Workforce Solutions is seeking a Procurement agent for an opportunity in Atlanta, GA.

 

Hotel Planning – Irregular Operations Hotel Sourcing

 

The Irregular Operations Hotel Sourcing Manager will be responsible for sourcing hotel accommodation needs in non-contract markets during irregular operations. Position will also ensure that operational needs are effectively communicated to internal stakeholders and hotel and transportation partners. In addition to irregular operations, the individual may be assigned other sourcing, manifesting/scheduling, and event sourcing functions. Individual must practice safetyconscious behaviors in all operational processes and procedures

 

 

Primary Functions

  • Source hotel rooms and transportation for crew or passengers during irregular operations
  • Secure additional inventory in advance of weather or other city-wide events
  • Assist with sourcing team with relocations and variance sourcing
  • Negotiate room rates and blocks with understanding of market conditions and customer needs
  • Manage Delta’s hotel inventory to maximize existing inventory usage
  • Effectively communicate with sourcing team and operational divisional leaders

 

Requirements

  • Education: Bachelor’s degree required
  • Minimum of 1 year in a professional environment required
  • Hotel sourcing/booking experience preferred
  • Call center or customer service experience preferred
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work under a fast paced, high pressure environment
  • Must be willing to work night or weekend shift

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

 

Why Choose LAUNCH?

A team of aviation staffing experts leads LAUNCH. We understand the challenges of finding the top aviation jobs and we focus on linking you with the best openings in the most sought-after locations.

LAUNCH offers you an ACA compliant benefit package including company-sponsored medical insurance with multiple plans to choose from. Our Minimum Essential Coverage is offered to every employee who does not have coverage elsewhere at no cost to you! LAUNCH also offers a 401(k) program with a company match. Plus, you join the LAUNCH Loyalty Club on your first day, earning you extra cash bonuses, apparel and safety rewards.

If you’re ready to LAUNCH your career, you’ve found an employer that can take you to new heights.