Auto Club Travel Manager
Auto club travel managers are responsible for managing the travel agency operations and staff of an automobile association. Employment is available with auto club retail operations or with chain offices. The auto club travel manager may travel, checking destinations before committing to promote a specific location.
- Plan, organize and control the operations of the travel area
- Handle financial management tasks, such as establishing budgets for future business development
- Manage human resource functions, such as hiring, training and evaluating staff
- Use business management skills use sales and marketing skills
Management experience in business, tourism, travel trade or retail is necessary, as is marketing or sales experience, including proven research, analytical and planning skills. Strong verbal and written communications skills are required, as are human resource and financial management skills. An extended network of contacts is an asset, as is experience in developing and managing campaigns or promotions.
A secondary school diploma is required. A university degree or college diploma in tourism or business is preferred. Knowledge of National Occupational Supervisory Skills or Small Business Owner/Operator Standards is an asset.
General Manager or Owner/Operator of Auto Club.