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Red Planet Recruitment
South East London / Kent
£27,000 - £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits (Hybrid)
Closing date
28 Apr 2024

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Tour Operator
Full Time
Contract Type
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Job Details

Product Executive, Flexible Working Hours, With An Award Winning Tour Operator.  A career enhancing opportunity has just become available for an ambitious travel candidate seeking a Product Executive role with a hugely successful Tour Operator. Offering flexible working hours and on the job training, this role will see you join a busy and established Product Team where you will play an important part in assisting the Product Managers with their planning, development and creation of worldwide FIT and Tours products.

In reward for your hard work and success, you can expect a competitive remuneration package, benefits and unrivalled opportunities to progress within a highly established travel brand.

Product Responsibilities:

  • Working in a busy Product and Commercial department
  • Research hotels to be sold via direct contacts and 3rd parties
  • Research and development for new tours and destinations
  • Maintaining excellent supplier relationships and promoting the holiday brand positively
  • Putting together hotel and tour contracts
  • Maintain and react to competitor analysis on FIT beach and tours product Tour amendments, hotel changes and cancellations
  • Updating internal excel and word documents for use within departments
  • Using the GDS to research flight routings/prices
  • To ensure accuracy of all material being sent out from the dept. both internally and externally
  • Loading Destination Costing and Pricing
  • Assisting in brochure proofing and production

Now Let’s Talk About You!

  • Travel background in Sales, Reservations, Operations, Product, Marketing, Overseas Rep or any other travel related role
  • Strong interpersonal skills with an outgoing, approachable personality
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a busy pressured environment
  • Strong team and work ethic, helping when product colleagues absent
  • Good communication skills and excellent attention to detail
  • Numerate with good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel

What’s On Offer?

  • Competitive basic salary from £27,000 - £30,000 per annum
  • Full time & Permanent role, Monday – Friday, Hybrid working, 3 days in, 2 days from home
  • Offering flexible working hours starting at 08:30am, 09:30am or 10:30am

Perks Include:

  • Private pension, Private health cover​ & Life cover​
  • Gym membership​ & Cycle to work scheme
  • Work 1 month a year from anywhere in the world
  • On street parking available
  • Annual leave buy and sale scheme
  • Personal days & Long service awards scheme
  • Complimentary lunch in the office every other
  • Thursday Fresh fruits and essentials for breakfast​
  • Department and company team-building dinners
  • Enhanced payment for maternity and paternity leave​ Nursery vouchers

Sounds Like You?
If so, we’d love to hear from you!

Important, Please Note: It is unlawful to employ a person in a UK-based role who does not have permission to live and work in the UK. You should make yourself aware of how immigration laws apply to your situation prior to applying. 


We are travel experts

No matter what your career goals, Red Planet has the expertise and the travel industry connections to help you maximise your potential in today's job market. 

We believe a job is more than just a means to pay the bills - it is a creative outlet for people to apply their skills and talents to something that’s bigger; something that is both challenging and rewarding. The right job will not leave you dreading Monday morning, but positively anticipating what new things the week will hold. If that is something you have yet to discover, then it’s time to call Red Planet! 

As specialists in travel recruitment, Red Planet offers candidates a service that is second to none. The services we provide to our candidates show that we are not just recruiters; we are career advisors and experts in the travel industry.

Red Planet prides itself on the fact that the recruitment team is managed by people who know the travel industry exceptionally well because they have also worked in this exciting and vibrant sector. This makes a big difference as they know what they are talking about.

We have merged the best services that a recruitment agency can offer in order to create an exclusive travel industry personnel and recruitment service, benefiting both our candidates and clients.

Consider us your travel industry connection

Contact us

Red Planet Travel Professionals
86-90 Paul Street
London, EC2A 4NE

Telephone: 020 3540 8981
Skype: redplanetrecruitment


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