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Air Ticketing Manager

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YMT Vacations

El Segundo, CA

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Job Description

The Air Ticketing Manager is responsible for managing and maintaining the overall department and all assigned responsibilities, including the ‘air’ process calendar. They will manage the Air Specialists and their workload as well as train and develop their team as required. They will establish, implement, and manage departmental best practices. They will ensure that YMT air add-on’s fulfill operational and margin requirements and ensure that the guest experience is taken into account at all stages. 


Manage all ticketing administration processes in the most efficient and cost-effective manner for the business – EG queue management, schedule changes, cancellations, exchanges, re-issues, debit memos, e-ticketing, etc.

Reconcile ARC and back office system weekly

Ensure that all tours are ticketed to necessary timelines

Produce YMT tour flight add-on harts for all tours, based on agreed margins & on-sale timelines by liaising with Product Managers to provide air considerations for new and existing tours

Monitor market fares versus air add-on charts and recommend changes as necessary from published fares, group fares, fare sales, web, low cost carriers, airline contracts and consolidators

Service all guest air product & ticketing calls in a timely & effective manner as well as service all ticketing and air add-on, this may include after-hours emergency calls

 Source and maintain relevant airline contracts direct from airlines, or from Travelopia companies

Monitor competitors and awareness of other tour operator air business models

Proactively look for opportunities to optimize margin and improve guest value

Stay informed of regulatory and security issues and escalate where necessary

Oversee quality control - ensure best practice is adopted to minimize air reservation errors

Provide out of hours support to Operations team when required in relation on-tour air & ticketing issues and when required, provide air product & ticketing support to Incident Management Team

Produce monthly P&L report, schedule of deposits & other KPI’s as required relating to department activity

Provide periodic air product training to Sales Department to minimize internal administrative errors and to ensure their communication with guests is as accurate as possible

Participate in post tour review meetings

Maintain all ARC and IATAN accreditation documents to stay compliant

Job Requirements:


Minimum 5 years ticketing operations management experience preferably in air ticketing environment

ARC Specialist or accreditation preferred

Excellent working knowledge of Amadeus or other GDS

Excellent organizational and time management skills and ability to meet assigned deadlines

Analytical skills with good working knowledge of Excel & MS Office

Excellent analytical and communication skills, both verbal and written, and ability to direct the actions of others

Flexible and able to adapt to changing priorities

A team player with the ability to work with a multitude of departments and staff members of all levels

Strong communication skills and ability to problem solve, and work under pressure of immediate deadlines

Staff Management experience

Working knowledge of airline contracts

Experience in managing airline vendor relations

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