French Speaking Reservations & Operations Coordinator 

Location
London (Greater), Middlesex, Harrow, Hampstead, Hendon, North West London, North London
Salary
£26k-£30k + benefits.
Posted
28 Feb 2017
Closes
28 Mar 2017
Job function
Operations
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

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.

 

Essential Requirements:

  • 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.

 

 

Benefits:

  • 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!

 

To apply click APPLY NOW, any questions give us a call on 0208 393 9925 and our dedicated team can assist in locating the right opportunity for you. www.platinumtravelrecruitment.co.uk