Travel Services Sr Business Partner

Brooklyn Park, Minnesota, United States
Jan 07, 2018
Jan 21, 2018
Employment Status
Full Time
JOIN US AS A TRAVEL SERVICES SR. BUSINESS PARTNERAbout UsTarget is an iconic brand, a Fortune 50 company and one of America's leading retailers.The Financial and Retail Services (FRS) organization is close to the action when it comes to communication—whether with guests or Target team members. From guest service professionals and product designers, to vendor managers and financial and workforce management analysts, FRS comprises several key and high-visibility areas that elevate and nurture Target's distinctive reputation. We cultivate loyalty and satisfaction through exceptional service and support. And we foster a culture of responsive, knowledgeable and committed service—from the inside out—through enterprise services our people can count onTravel Services is a team member facing contact center within FRS, which manages all travel and expense-related work for the enterprise.  As a Sr. Business Partner you will source, negotiate and contract field and HQ global meeting travel.  Work directly with global group travel clients to understand travel needs, and source appropriate space to accommodate travelers. This position is responsible for development and implementation of meeting sourcing strategies and best practices across the team.  This includes maintaining and reporting metrics on group travel financial results.  Provide oversight and manage the vendor relationship for international immigration documentation process.  Job duties may change at any time due to business needsAbout YouMinimum Requirements
  • Four-year college degree
  • 2-4 years of guest service experience
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • Ability to influence without authority
  • Ability to handle multiple projects and priorities
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and rapidly changing environment
  • Excellent detail and organizational skills
  • PC proficiency in Microsoft applications

    Desired Requirements
  • Supervisory experience
  • Travel or meetings industry knowledge
  • International immigration knowledge
  • Meeting Professional Certification, (CMP)