OTA Consultant

Karen Tupper Recruitment Date Job Posted: 13-Feb-2018

Location: Northern Suburbs, Cape Town

Great opportunity to join this growing hospitality consulting company based in the northern suburbs of Cape Town.  The company offers reservations and OTA services, amongst others, to a number of hotels, lodges and guest houses and now seeks to appoint an OTA Consultant to join this dynamic team.  Duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Managing all OTA's for the various properties
  • Action outlined tasks and strategy required for the various projects
  • To be fully conversant with all client rates, property descriptions, policies and contact person
  • Deliver monthly and production reports for each client
  • Liaise with the service suppliers regarding any on-going cliet requirements
  • Discuss and follow up on leads
  • Attend to support issues when they arise and action immediately
  • Draw up OTA plans for all clients
  • Manage and update each OTA Channel in accordance with the clients' requirements, booking procedure and rates and specials

Mininum Requirements:

  • Fully conversant in MS Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Excellent telephone etiquette
  • Working knowledge of the various platforms:  Booking.com, Expedia, Agoda, WETU, Safari Now, TravelGround/LekkerSlaap, SA Venues, Where to Stay, Rooms for Africa, Sleeping Out, SA Places - all NightsBridge linked site
  • Working experience on Nightsbridge and Siteminder
  • Short and long-term marketing promotions
  • Up to date with trends and channel developments
  • Own, reliable transport is essential

Job ID
Job Title
OTA Consultant
Employer Type
Northern Suburbs, Cape Town
Salary Type
R16 000.00
Start Date
Meet all the necessary requirements listed in the job description
Are eligible to live and work in the country specified in the job description