French Speaking Group Travel Executive

Location
Edinburgh, Scotland
Salary
Plus company benefits
Posted
23 May 2019
Closes
20 Jun 2019
Ref
22034
Contact
Lisa Harding
Job function
Operations
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Do you have extensive experience of incoming group travel into the UK? A successful and well established incoming destination management company is seeking a French-speaking incoming groups expert to join their friendly and busy team.

This successful DMC offers comprehensive ground handling services in Edinburgh and throughout the UK and Ireland for special interest groups, FIT, Conferences and Incentives. The main focus for this role is the Italian incoming market.
Summary of Role:
-To produce competitive quotes for your clients.
-To build relationships and maintain a great working relationship with your clients.
-To build relationships with all suppliers and ensure that you have excellent knowledge of any services that are offered.
-To assume all responsibility for your clients pending and confirmed groups.

Responsibilities
-Checking itineraries (feasibility & conformity with clients' publication)
-Booking and planning all services according to the itinerary
-Dealing with additional client wishes
-Distributing all necessary information to all partners so that tours run smoothly from start to finish
-Issuing the correct documentation (e.g. invoices, vouchers) on time

Required skills and experience
-A passion for destinations within Great Britain and Ireland
-A positive attitude
-A good problem solver
-An effective team player
-An accurate working style, with attention to detail
-Strong spoken and written communication skills
-Language skills: fluency in both written and spoken in French and English. Other European languages may be considered
-Previous experience in group or coach travel is an advantage
-Proficiency in Microsoft Office Packages (Outlook, Word, Excel)

The Package:
The successful candidate can expect an excellent and competitive salary based on relevant experience and the opportunity to work for a leader in the incoming UK travel market.

Interested:
To further your career in this direction, call Lisa on 0161 923 6120 or send your CV to Lisah@traveltraderecruitment.co.uk


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