Country Manager - Southern Europe ( Spain & Italy)

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Founded by travel enthusiasts in 2009, Evaneos is the market leader in connecting travellers directly with local travel agents across the planet. By cutting out the intermediary, travellers are given the freedom to create tailor-made trips while benefiting from the local expertise of a professional based in the destination itself.

In 10 years, Evaneos has built up a network of 1,300 hand-picked local partners in more than 160 destinations, and has already helped more than 300,000 travellers set off on the trip of their dreams.

We’re connecting travellers with local travel agencies in order to fulfil our mission which is to: Free people’s curiosity for the unknown.

Job Description

Cluster Manager Southern Europe

Founded by travel enthusiasts in 2009, Evaneos is the market leader in connecting travellers directly with local travel agents across the planet. By cutting out the intermediary, travellers are given the freedom to create tailor-made trips while benefiting from the local expertise of a professional based in the destination itself.
In 10 years, Evaneos has built up a network of 1,300 hand-picked local partners in more than 160 destinations, and has already helped more than 300,000 travellers set off on the trip of their dreams.
We’re connecting travellers with local travel agencies in order to fulfil our mission which is to: Free people’s curiosity for the unknown.

As a Cluster Manager Southern Europe , you will oversee operations for Spain and Italy. The ideal candidate will boost Evaneos growth on the Southern Europe markets and actively participate in establishing our brand as the European and worldwide category leader. You will be supervised by the management circle and you’ll work in tight collaboration with Marketing, Sales, E-merchandising, Customer care and Product departments.

Together with his/her teams, the Cluster Manager Southern Europe has 2 main missions:

Marketing & Business Development: Define brand positioning and maximise qualified trip requests acquisition to Spanish-speaking and Italian-speaking travel agencies based all over the world.
Supply strategy: Make sure Evaneos has the right partners to cover Southern Europe traveler’s needs.

Your job:

Manage a team of 25 Evaneossians and organize the team according to the market maturity in order to scale.
Be responsible of P&L & Southern Europe markets development strategy to reach Evaneos ambition.
Be responsible of budget definition and business forecasts.
Oversee and monitor acquisition campaigns: Search (SEO, SEA), Affiliation, retargeting, display… with the Southern Europe Marketing team.
Implement Brand Strategies together with the Southern Europe Marketing team.
Define offer and product positioning together with the Southern Europe offer team.
Ensure the development of the network of DMC (Spanish and Italian-speaking) in strategic destinations with the Southern Europe Sales team and the Sourcing team.
Closely monitor customer satisfaction (agents and travelers)
Recruit and Train Staff
Collaborate with X-market team, Central teams and participate in cross-department projects
Be the Evaneos image and voice in Spain and Italy (PR, networking, partnership,....)

The ideal Cluster Manager:

Fluent in English, Spanish and Italian (French is a plus)
Minimum 2-years experience managing a large team
Is a good communicator with strong sales capabilities

Experience managing a marketing P&L
Familiar with online traffic acquisition techniques and indicators
Has an analytical approach on the business, rigorous and synthesising skills

Can get the big picture while paying attention to the details

Knows how to work in collaborative environments and recognize him/her self in our values (Collaboration, Authenticity, Trust, Curiosity, Iteration, Passion)
Autonomous, good management of priorities and leadership
Shows entrepreneurship and can-do attitude.
Organized, creative, and problem-solving skills

Plus : Has relevant experience in the Southern Europe travel industry and a great network

Conditions:

The company is located in Paris, France (Paris 9th arrondissement)

Full-time contract

Ideal starting date: January 2020

Salary: according to experience

Preferred Experience

The ideal Cluster Manager:

Fluent in English, Spanish and Italian (French is a plus)
Has relevant experience in the Southern Europe travel industry and a great network
Minimum 2-years experience managing a large team
Is a good communicator with strong sales capabilities

Experience managing a marketing P&L
Is familiar with online traffic acquisition techniques and indicators
Has an analytical approach on the business, rigorous and synthesising skills

Can get the big picture while paying attention to the details

Knows how to work in collaborative environments and recognize him/her self in our values (Collaboration, Authenticity, Trust, Curiosity, Iteration, Passion)
Autonomous, good management of priorities and leadership
Shows entrepreneurship and can-do attitude.
Organized, creative, and problem-solving skills

Conditions:

The company is located in Paris, France (Paris 9th arrondissement)

Full-time contract

Ideal starting date: January 2020

Salary: according to experience

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Start Date: 01 January 2020
  • Location: Paris, France (75009)
  • Education Level: Master's Degree
  • Experience: > 5 years
  • Occasional remote authorized