Group Build Specialist

The Mark Travel Corporation Bethlehem , PA 18018

Posted 3 months ago

Inspire and deliver exceptional value to travelers around the globe as part of the Apple Leisure Group (ALG) team! Our vision is to be the best-in-class and largest all-inclusive resort management and travel services provider, differentiated by the collaboration of our unique resort and distribution brands.

Grow you career as a Group Build Specialist within Apple Leisure Group. You will focus on providing support to the Groups Sales and Service Teams and play an important role in helping provide exceptional customer service across all ALG Brands. You will be responsible to accurately execute group dashboards, group add ones, system troubleshooting and investigate the rate discrepancies. You will work closely and align with your team lead and manager to seek out system efficiencies and possibilities for enhancement.

A successful Group Build Specialist will:

  • Build and test contracted group inventory in the group system

  • Build and test pricing components for contracted groups

  • Align with service team as group inventory or pricing needs to be updated in the dashboard

  • Ensure new groups are documented correctly for tracking

  • Ensure space is cancelled in a timely manner once communicated by sales and service teams

  • Attend training sessions to build or maintain product knowledge, including processes and terms and conditions

  • Consistently provide feedback and ideas to further streamline our process

  • Set a great example by being a top performer and consistently receiving positive marketplace feedback by providing high-level customer service

  • Work closely with sales & service on their unique groups to implement changes to their groups in a timely manner

  • Pro-actively work with leaders and team members to ensure dashboards and service requests are completed within 24-42hrs.

  • Align closely with teammates to problem solve and support each other's workload

  • Be flexible in supporting different projects throughout the day as priorities change

Requirements:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or at least one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Ability to multi-task and stay organized

  • Must possess excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to maintain strong relationships both internally and externally

  • Ability to work collaboratively with colleagues and staff to contribute to results driven and team oriented environment

  • Proficient in both Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word

  • Customer Service Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer service. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services and evaluation of customer satisfaction

About Apple Leisure Group

Apple Leisure Group (ALG) is the leading North American travel, hospitality and leisure management group with the only vertically-integrated business model, serving travelers and destinations worldwide. ALG consistently delivers exceptional value to travelers and strong performance to resort owners and partners by strategically leveraging the power of its portfolio of brands across five segments, comprising: the largest seller of vacation packages and charter flights in the U.S. for travel to Mexico and the Caribbean, moving approximately 3.2 million passengers annually through well-established vacation brands, brand management of 5-star and 4-star luxury resorts through AMResorts award-winning brand portfolio; best-in-class destination management services provided by Amstar DMC and Worldstar, the exclusive loyalty program Unlimited Vacation Club; and the innovative technology solutions provider Trisept Solutions, connecting over 88,000 travel agents with leading travel suppliers. To learn more about the Apple Leisure Group advantage, visit appleleisuregroup.com.

Benefits at a Glance

We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefit package to our U.S. based employees:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance

  • Basic Life Insurance

  • Short & Long Term Disability

  • Corporate Wellness Program

  • Travel Discounts & Deals

  • Paid Time Off & Holidays

  • 401(k) Plan with Company Match

  • Tuition Reimbursement

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free and tobacco-free workplace and perform pre-employment background checks.


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