Chief Operating Officer
Location   Saudi Arabia
Sector   Hospitality / Travel / Tourism
Job Type   Full Time
Date   10/06/2015
Job Ref No   LOBO/4650/2015

Company Profile

Our client is a well established and diversified business group in the Middle East. The Group’s line of business is very diversi?ed, including: real estate development, contracting and infrastructure, building solutions, industries, and ?nancial services. The Group adopts an aggressive, yet rational business development strategy to make sure that its growth objective are always met.

Job Description

Reporting Relationship

The position will report to the CEO of the Company


  • Lead and develop team leaders or travel consultants in delivering travel agency operational services at agreed service levels consistent with company standards while optimizing performance
  • Proactively identify and implement solutions to constantly improve service levels and performance
  • Oversee the company’s local Call Management System to improve operations efficiency and optimize client service delivery.
  • Guide, rectify and lead the team to perform world class travel solutions
  • Handle the complete operations of the business including business development and revenue management


The candidate will have to have a strong and proven track records in travel agency operations.                                                                                    

  • Poses a strong operational / management background. Real on-hand experience in all fields related to the travel business
  • A minimum of 15 years operational management experience in the travel business
  • Strong leadership and organizational skills including the management of a large, diverse team.
  • Strong communication skills to deal with customers, employees and vendors..
  • Travel requirements within the KSA.
  • Tertiary qualifications highly desirable, but not essential.
  • Strong English language written and verbal skills.


Candidate Profile

20+ Yrs