Operations Assistant

Recruiter
Twin Group
Location
London
Salary
18000.0000
Posted
19 Mar 2017
Closes
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Twin Group are an award winning provider of education, travel, work experience and employment services based in Greenwich, London. We are looking for temporary Operations Assistants to join our team during the busy spring and summer season from April - August 2017.

The post holder will be responsible for the all group and individual operations, including all arrival and departure paperwork, compliance, and operating all services required by groups. This includes but is not restricted to delivering the travel requirements for specified overseas agents; administering and operating these arrangements to include transport, accommodation, language studies and excursions.

You will be expected to:

  • Take full responsibility for the operations of all group and individual bookings.

  • Deliver the required tour arrangements for each client to a set deadline.

  • Arranging/booking all the services requested for individuals including airport transfers, excursions, airport meet and greets, travel cards, living allowance, etc.

  • Ensure all documentation required for arrivals, programme content, itineraries is collected in its entirety in order to operate bookings efficiently.

  • Ensure that services provided do not exceed quotes, indeed to strive to ensure maximum margin is achieved.

  • Out of office emergency cover is required on a rotational basis.

You will need to display the following personal attributes:

  • An eye for detail with excellent organisational skills.

  • Ability to deal with a demanding workload and fast paced environment.

  • A problem solver who thrives in a challenging environment.

  • A flexible attitude to work.

You will have:

Essential:

  • A level or equivalent

  • Previous administration experience

Desirable:

  • Experience of operating inbound international groups

  • Experience of working for an English school

  • Experience of working for a tour operator

  • Customer Service experience

What we can offer you:

  • £18,000 pro rata per annum

  • Fixed term contract from April - August

The successful candidate must be able to work in the UK. We regret that unsuccessful candidates will not be contacted.

Twin Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced disclosure via the DBS, where appropriate.

We are dedicated to ensuring that all job applicants and members of staff are treated equally, without discrimination on the grounds of gender, sexual orientation, marital or civil partner status, gender reassignment, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, disability or age.