IBM Travel Category Subject Matter Expert in New York, New York

Fluency and recent first hand experience in sourcing, implementing and managing all aspects of T&E programs including airlines, hotels, car rentals, ground transportation, travel management companies and online booking applications, policy development, payment systems, expense systems and the full range of technology productsFamiliarity with the end to end travel cycle from pre-booking decision support through to expense reimbursement, with expertise in compliance and demand management

  • Provide effective supplier management of all service providers, who are engaged in delivery of travel operations processes and services

  • Work collaboratively with the suppliers to identify ongoing process improvements and technology enhancements that will improve overall efficiency, cost, and user satisfaction

  • Analyze travel vendor reports and consult with suppliers and clients on opportunities for savings and process improvements.• .

  • Develop and document new work flow processes or updates to current processes as needed.

  • Manage successful implementations of new suppliers

  • Evaluate and assess new suppliers, especially emerging technology providers, and understand how potential capabilities may affect the end to end travel experience

(ISC16)

  • Fluency and recent first hand experience in sourcing, implementing and managing all aspects of T&E programs including airlines, hotels, car rentals, ground transportation, travel management companies and online booking applications, policy development, payment systems, expense systems and the full range of technology products

  • Familiarity with the end to end travel cycle from pre-booking decision support through to expense reimbursement, with expertise in compliance and demand management

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