Corning Incorporated Travel Coordinator in Reynosa, Mexico

Travel Coordinator

Date: Aug 29, 2017

Location: Reynosa, Mexico, MX, 88780

Req #: 4242

Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in speciality glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.

Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.

Our Optical Communications segment has recently evolved from being a manufacturer of optical fiber and cable, hardware and equipment to being a comprehensive provider of industry-leading optical solutions across the broader communications industry.This segment is classified into two main product groupings – carrier network and enterprise network. The carrier network product group consists primarily of products and solutions for optical-based communications infrastructure for services such as video, data and voice communications. The enterprise network product group consists primarily of optical-based communication networks sold to businesses, governments and individuals for their own use.

Key Competencies and Experience

  • 2 -3 years’ experience in a corporate travel agency environment

  • Fares and Ticketing qualification and experience both domestic and international

  • Strong GDS knowledge essential (Sabre preferred)

  • Strong destination & supplier knowledge essential (domestic and international airline, car rental, hotel)

Key Attributes

  • Have a burning passion for travel

  • Proven ability to work under pressure and deliver results in tight timeframes

  • Proven ability to work within a team environment

  • Strong ability to multi-task

  • Superior time management

  • Strong desire to always be learning something new

  • Be client centric with a 'can do, anything is possible' attitude

  • Be highly professional

  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills

  • Provide support and respond to issues regarding travel, including Concur Travel, car rental issues, hotel issues, agency issues

  • Domestic and International travel may be required as part of this role

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 2-4 year College Diploma or University Degree in Business Management/Administration/or related field

  • 2 to 3 years of high volume travel coordination or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Knowledge of travel software Concur

  • Knowledge of GDS (Sabre)

  • Demonstrated ability to meet applicable standards for quality and timelines;

  • Team player with the proven ability to multi-task and exceptional planning and analytical skills

  • Must have excellent customer service and communication skills;

  • Displays initiative and excellent problem solving skills

  • Strong time management and organizational skills

  • Ability to work well under pressure and independently with minimal supervision