Meeting Point International is a leading Global Destination Management Company offering tailor-made products and concepts to a wide spectrum of Tour Operators and Travel Organizations worldwide.
We provide first class destination management solutions, such as; the provision of hotels, transfers, excursions, representation and all ground handling services.
As part of the FTI Touristic Group, the fourth largest Travel Operator in Germany and in Europe. Current destinations we operate in include popular Mediterranean holiday hot-
spots such as : The Canaries, Spain, Greece, Turkey, Portugal, Italy and Cyprus, further afield resorts such as Azores, Egypt, Morocco, Tunisia and Lebanon, and long-
haul destinations such as USA, the Caribbean, Thailand, the UAE and Oman.
Besides offering destination management services, Meeting Point also focus on the hospitality sector. Meeting Point Hotel Management which was founded by FTI in 2015 , is an international hospitality company with a portfolio of five brands compromising more than 70 properties with more than 14,000 rooms, in 11 countries and 4 continents.
The company’s portfolio includes Labranda Hotels & Resorts, Design Plus Hotels, Kairaba Hotels & Resorts, Club Sei Lemon & Soul Hotels
Purpose of the Job
The purpose of the Business Analyst role is to ensure the production and analysis of reliable high quality consolidated financial data at destination level with effective communication of well-
structured reports, creating meaningful analytics and supporting for the coordination of the annual budget and forecasts.
Planning & Forecasting
Assist the co-ordinating planning and forecasting exercises by working closely with the destinations financial controlling team members and key members of the business.
Work with Finance team members data management team and business analysts in the destinations to make sure that all required information for forecast / budget is gathered, consolidated and synthetized.
Ensures that destination performance is properly understood and challenged.
Assist in the collection & detailed analysis of destination data for budget and forecasts
Ad hoc reporting; simulate different sales and P&L scenarios and margin analysis
Reporting & Analysis
Monitor closely the monthly closing activities of the destinations and ensure that destination submissions are in line with the global timetable
Working closely with the destination finance teams / data management team and performing detailed analysis of the destination data for the actual results
Supporting the further development of our planning and reporting processes within the Group
Fluency in written and spoken English is a must
Advanced level of finance, forecasting, scenario planning know-how and experience is a must
Excellent literacy skills and a proficient computer user with experience of Microsoft office, SAP Internet and systems
Strong analytical skills
Advanced communication and presentation skills
Organized and methodical approach to work, able to manage multiple tasks and work to strict deadlines
Destination Management / tourism industry experience is highly desirable