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Travel Account Manager

Miami, FL, USA ● United States Req #4842
Thursday, September 22, 2022

What We Need

FLEETCOR is currently looking to hire a Travel Account Manager within Hotel Connections division. This position is under our Lodging line of business. This role is responsible for overseeing all hotel and transportation components and logistics for our airline partners’ Flight Crews. This includes direct, high-touch management of both hotel-provided Crew transport as well as that of our growing third-party contracted Crew transportation for hotel properties away from the airport. The focus is on developing strong strategic relationships with our stakeholders while ensuring excellence on-time service delivery that results in strong revenue and margin performance for the company. The role is an integral part of the full value chain that we offer our clients from sourcing & procurement services, business analytics, account support, implementations, fleet operational efficiencies and safety oversight, to vendor performance reporting and contract auditing. You will report directly to the Account Director and regularly collaborate with various departments.

 

How We Work

As a Senior Manager, Implementation Standards, you will be expected to work in a virtual environment. FLEETCOR will set you up for success by providing:

  •  Home office set-up
  • Company-issued equipment with remote access
  • $125.00 monthly internet stipend

Role Responsibilities

The responsibilities of the role will include:

  • Function as Hotel Connection’s liaison with Airline and Hotel partners
  • Strategically partner with the company’s cross-functional teams to ensure alignment of priorities and to meet and exceed account performance goals and our client’s expectations
  • Assist with in researching new ground transportation and hotel opportunities and vendors
  • Develop and maintain a comprehensive Hotel and GT Industry Competitive Analysis database
  • Represent TAC with a positive, highly visible presence for these and other key travel industry trade groups and organizations
  • Work collaboratively with the teams to ensure Hotel and GT is deeply embedded in all facets of Flight Crew sourcing opportunities and participate on Hotel and GT Vendor Site Inspections.
  • Co-negotiate to achieve solutions-focused Triple Win outcomes for Clients, Vendors and TAC
  • Assist with Client Implementations and Systems Integrations for all contracted services to ensure seamless and efficient, end-to-end Crew hospitality transport and stay experiences from Airport to Hotel to Airport.
  • Liaise closely with our hotels and GT vendor partners to ensure their operational policies, procedures, vehicle maintenance and insurance coverages adhere to mandated governmental and airport authority rules and regulations
  • Develop proprietary Flight Crew Transport Brand Standards and perform Vendor Contract Performance & Compliance and Secret Rider Audits to ensure consistent service delivery
  • Familiar with Flight Crew Schedule Management, Hotel Reservations systems, tools and Crew Mobile Apps
  • Actively participate in the company’s annual business plan/budget and multi-year strategic account planning processes that develops aggressive performance objectives, financial targets and critical project milestones
  • Support and guide account management team members whenever Crew, IROP or Distressed Passenger ground transportation services are required
  • Assist with GT vendor invoicing, billing and reconciliations, compliance and reporting
  • Ability to handle and coordinate multiple projects
  • Stakeholder Relationship Management & Development
  • New Business Development and Account Retention
  • Sourcing, Procurement & Contracting Solutions Expertise
  • RFP & Contract Development and Negotiation
  • Data Analysis

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (B.S.) is required and a Master’s program is preferred
  • 5+ years of management experience in the ground transportation field
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint software
  • Ability to travel on short notice and for extended trip duration; Up to 30%
  • Excellent people skills and a customer-focused approach to establish partnerships/alliances
  • Significant experience in engaging and facilitating dialogue with C-level and senior executives 
  • Excellent time management and follow-up skills
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Strong financial acumen and attention to detail
  • Experience based “Issue Resolution” skills that facilitate dialogue across all levels of a business including IT and Operations.
  • Strong analytic and strategic skills to assist in the development of value propositions and customer segmentation strategies
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Extensive hands-on, in-depth knowledge of the Ground Transportation, Airline and Hotel industries and their daily operations
  • Significant experience in engaging and facilitating dialogue with C-level and senior executives
  • Ability to thrive in demanding, fast-paced environments requiring sense of urgency, stamina, patience and excellent time management skills
  • Strong financial acumen and a focus on the details of all facets of the position

Benefits & Perks

  • Medical, Dental & Vision benefits available the 1st month after hire
  • Automatic enrollment into our 401k plan (subject to eligibility requirements)
  • Virtual fitness classes offered company-wide
  • Robust PTO offerings including: major holidays, vacation, sick, personal, & volunteer time
  • Employee discounts with major providers (i.e. wireless, gym, car rental, etc.)
  • Philanthropic support with both local and national organizations
  • Fun culture with company-wide contests and prizes

Our Company & Purpose

FLEETCOR is a global leader in business payments, laser focused on developing smarter ways for businesses to pay their expenses.  Since 2000, FLEETCOR has developed innovative digital solutions that help businesses better track, manage, and pay their expenses. Today, FLEETCOR is an S&P 500 company with hundreds of thousands of customers using our products in over 100 countries. Companies of all sizes, industries and geographies rely on our product portfolio to manage spending more quickly, efficiently and securely than ever before.   


We embrace a culture grounded in five key values: integrity, collaboration, innovation, execution and people.  These values offer you the opportunity to ‘thrive & grow’ through career development, volunteer, community, and wellness initiatives. This allows you to create a balance between professional goals and personal achievement.


FLEETCOR is also committed to building and nurturing a culture of diversity, inclusion, equality, and belonging by:

  • Welcoming people of different backgrounds, cultures, ethnicities, genders, and sexual orientations;
  • Empowering our people to share their experiences and ideas through open forums and individual conversations; and
  • Valuing each person’s unique perspectives and individual contributions.

Embracing diversity enables our people to “make the difference” as FLEETCOR and its more than 8,000 employees continue to shape the future of global payments. Learn more by visiting www.FLEETCOR.com or following FLEETCOR on LinkedIn.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

FLEETCOR is an Equal Opportunity Employer. FLEETCOR provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, gender (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, language, ancestry, genetic information, veteran and/or military status or any other group status protected by federal or local law. If you require reasonable accommodation for the application and/or interview process, please notify a representative of the Human Resources Department. #LI-KZ1 #LI-Remote

Other details

  • Job Family Account Management
  • Pay Type Salary
Location on Google Maps
  • Miami, FL, USA
  • United States