UK Tour Quotations & Business Development Exec

Recruiter
STRONG RECRUITMENT
Location
London
Salary
28000.0000
Posted
06 May 2017
Closes
05 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Award winning UK Inbound tour operator based in London works with a variety of European and long haul markets handling inbound groups (leisure, incentive, tour series) to the UK. They are seeking a UK Tour Quotations & Business Development Executive to manage the business from Canadian tour operators and travel agents. The role will involve :

  • Being the point of contact to Canadian based tour operators and travel agents

  • Researching tour itineraries for groups coming to the UK

  • Planning tours and negotiating rates with key suppliers including hotels, transport, guides, restaurants and attractions

  • Attending site inspections and fam trips

  • Developing product knowledge of key UK & Ireland destinations

  • Working closely with other departments including sales, marketing, operations and finance

  • Develop sales and marketing plans to offer tours to existing key clients

  • Account managing key clients

  • Attending trade shows and workshops to develop both product and client knowledge

Successful UK Tour Quotations & Business Development Executive candidates must have experience of :

  • Preparing tour quotations with the UK

  • Great product knowledge of the UK as a tourist destination

  • Be sales and marketing minded

  • Know major hotel chains in the UK and some independent hotels

Successful UK Tour Quotations & Business Development Executive candidates will be contacted within 2 working days - we will arrange to meet you to discuss the role and company in full and to ensure this is the right career move for you - since 2001 we have helped many people find the right career move - we hope we can help you!