Travel Operations Assistant

Recruiter
Jewels Travel Recruitment
Location
Leicester
Salary
15000.0000
Posted
15 May 2017
Closes
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Travel Operations Assistant

Near Leicester

£15K - £15.5 k (depending on experience)

We are seeking x2 experienced Travel Operations Assistant to take enquiries from overseas clients and suppliers coming to the UK for various UK and Mainland Europe travel itineraries.

As an Operations Assistant, you will be part of a small team and you will be directly assisting some of our Operations & Sales Co Ordinators with the following tasks:

On the job training will be given to enable you to cover the following:

  • Assist with straightforward client’s requests, for groups wanting to visit the UK, Ireland and/or mainland Europe.
  • Researching and sourcing new suppliers UK/Ireland or mainland Europe and obtaining rates as required either on the internet or by phone.
  • Booking ferry and tunnel services with suppliers in the above regions, via phone and email.
  • Booking entrance tickets to attractions
  • Entering all booking data into the in-house operations system
  • Providing exceptional customer service at all times

Requirements:

  • Qualifications within the Travel Industry
  • Good geograpghical knowledge of the UK and Europe (essential)
  • Due to the location of offices based in Leicester you will need to be a car driver (essential)
  • Working Monday - Friday 9- 5pm (no weekends)

How to Apply

Please note only suitable candidate will be contacted for this position. If your skills are not what the client is seeking for this position your CV will be added to our database where you will be considered for other roles as they become available that match your skills and experience.

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