French Speaking Reservations & Operations Coordinator
Our client is an award winning and dynamic tour operator based in North London / Middlesex that offers various travel services for travellers throughout the UK, Europe and beyond. This includes group vacations, tours, sports travel, leisure trips, concierge & a lot more. We are seeking an experienced French Speaking Reservations & Operations Co-ordinator (Account Handler) to join our clients friendly and busy team due to success and expansion in the purchasing team. If you are currently working for a tour operator and seeking career progression and can speak French fluently, seeking something a little different, apply today!
Each day will not be the same, duties include:
- Produce good quality travel quotations including accommodation and various other ground services for clients.
- Using your UK knowledge to provide advice.
- Follow up all quotations consistently to maximize conversion rates.
- Negotiate the best possible rates with suppliers (contracted and non-contracted).
- Develop close relationships with the Contract & Purchasing department.
- Offer the clients as many additional travel services as possible in order to increase the income per group.
- Be aware of any special offers which can be sent to the clients to generate additional business.
- Attending travel trade fairs.
- Experience in reservations, account handling, customer service and/or operations from a wholesale tour operator is essential.
- Good knowledge of the UK (and Ireland preferably)
- Good communication skills internally and externally.
- Strong command of the English language along with fluently in French (writing and speaking).
- Meticulous attention to detail.
- Career progression and development
- Sociable working hours
- Lucrative salary
- Travel perks
- State of the art offices
- Opportunity to work for a forward thinking and dynamic tour operator in which you will be rewarded for your hard work within a friendly team of travel professionals. You will not be a number – be part of the family and give your travel career a boost today!
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