Careers with If Only...

Given our ongoing expansion, we regularly seek enthusiastic and self-motivated individuals with a passion for travel to join one of our teams.

Our modern, bright, purpose-built head office is located in the leafy suburb of Milngavie, on the north west outskirts of Glasgow and within a short stroll of the town centre, bus services and the railway station.

In addition to attractive salaries, our team also enjoy regular social events, membership of our holiday club which offers discounted travel to our destinations, access to the Cycle to Work project, an attractive job referral bonus scheme, complimentary tea & coffee and some festive extras that include a Christmas shopping day off and a fully hosted Christmas party.

Our current vacancies are listed below, however if you feel that you will be an asset to the team in an area not advertised then we will do our utmost to create a position which will allow your talents to flourish. In the first instance we would ask that you email your CV to vacancies@ifonly.net.

Assistant Product Manager

If you have a passion for travel, enjoy working as part of a team and have a track record in a Product or Purchasing role within the travel industry then we would like to hear from you as we’re keen to recruit an Assistant Product Manager.

Key responsibilities

  • Analyse, develop and expand If Only…’s product portfolio for a range of destinations
  • Source and contract new product whilst meeting quality, health & safety and commercial requirements
  • Negotiate special offers and incentives with ground suppliers, airlines, bedbanks and hoteliers
  • Liaise with the Systems team to ensure contracts and special offers are loaded correctly and on time
  • Identify new trends and product opportunities, conduct market research and competitor analysis to ensure If Only… remains competitive
  • Work closely with suppliers to secure funding for joint marketing and liaise with the Marketing team to bring activity to market
  • Manage the production of brochures, including writing unique and compelling content
  • Train, update and assist the Reservations Team with any product queries
  • Act as the main point of contact for our hotel, airline and ground product suppliers
  • Attend trade shows/events in the UK and abroad

About you…

  • Commercial acumen, proven negotiation and analytical skills are essential, preferably gained from a similar role
  • You should be able to demonstrate skill and experience in developing and managing close working relationships with suppliers to achieve optimum results
  • You should have strong organisational skills and outstanding attention to detail
  • Working across international markets, excellent communication skills (both written and verbal), presentational skills and interpersonal skills are all essential.
  • You should be able to prioritise work and multi task
  • Flexibility and adaptability are essential, as is the ability to work effectively alone and as part of team
  • You should also have some experience of creative writing and proof-reading
  • You should be willing to travel as the role requires attendance at events and trade fairs in the UK and abroad

This is a full-time, working 5 days a week between Mondays and Fridays in our HQ. Travel to/from, and attendance at events and trade fairs will require more flexible working.

How to apply… Think this sounds like your next challenge? Email vacancies with a copy of your CV and covering letter that indicates your current or most recent salary. Sorry, applications made through Recruitment Agencies will not be considered.