4 months ago
We know what sets Virgin Australia apart is our people and the drive to make a real difference for our guests. Our culture encourages innovation whilst ensuring that our guests remain the focus of our business. We deliver a highly professional and polished service, whilst ensuring that we are safe in everything that we do. We want dedicated people who are passionate about customer service and ready for the challenge of working in a challenging environment.
The reality is that being a team member of the Virgin Australia group of airlines involves hard work but is very rewarding. Our people are at the cornerstone of the business and their award-winning service to every guest every day is putting the magic back into flying.
About the role
This business development role will develop new and manage existing strategic partner relationships to generate new business opportunities for both Virgin Australia and the Airline’s media business “Virgin Australia adspace”.
This role will proactively secure new business in addition to managing an established direct and in-direct sales pipeline.
Team work will be critical to success and this role will have a voice in business planning, asset development and will also need to play a role in supporting operational delivery across a wide variety of assets.
While this role will predominately be focused on the media business, other commercial accounts and projects may form part of the role. This exciting opportunity can be based in either Brisbane or Sydney.
To be a standout candidate, you will have experience building long and lasting relationships with senior stakeholders through exceptional communication and interpersonal skills. Proven business development and financial management experience is a must.
This role will be very busy and demanding at times so your ability to think creatively and make effective decisions coupled with your ability to network effectively across several departments will also ensure you succeed in this role.
To complement your experience, you will have:
* Solid presentation development and campaign reporting skills
* A great eye for detail
* Strong problem solving and analytical skills
* Excellent time management skills with the ability to prioritise
* Ability to make high level, complex and critical decisions within minimal supervision and or support
If you're someone who is adaptable, flexible and committed and who likes working in an energetic, fast-paced, dynamic environment, we'd love to hear from you.