Senior Operations Travel Manager London – £35k-£37k + generous benefits (PTR 3098)

Senior Operations Travel Manager London – £35k-£37k + generous benefits (PTR 3098)

Senior Operations Travel Manager London – £35k-£37k + generous benefits (PTR 3098)

We are seeking an experienced Senior Operations Travel Manager to join a successful travel company due to remarkable growth. This dynamic and award winning travel company offer a range of travel types across the globe including Asia, Africa, Middle East, Indian Subcontinent, South & North America, Australia plus many more inspirational destinations.

Career growth, varied job role and generous are on offer with this forward thinking travel company. This exciting opportunity is ideal for a senior travel professional with operations, customer service, sales support or administration management experience, seeking their next step.

Give your travel career a boost today, duties include:

  • Being responsible for the overall operations of escorted group tours
  • Negotiating with ground handlers to contract services for at competitive prices
  • Competitor analysis
  • Liaising with ground handlers
  • Ensuring standards of safety and quality are adhered to
  • Overseeing Health and Safety systems, Crisis Management and Risk Assessments
  • Assist with Tour Leader Allocations contracts and training
  • Mentoring and assisting Junior members of the team
  • Creating client literature and maintaining the accuracy and effectiveness of all such documentation
  • Quoting, holding and booking flights for Tour Leaders
  • Helping out at trade shows and slide shows

Essential requirements:

  • Operational management experience within the travel industry is imperative
  • Passion for travel and an acute understanding of the often complex nature of adventure travel organisation
  • Ability to set and work to deadlines.
  • Good knowledge of travel geography, itineraries and visas.
  • Attention to detail, ability to plan ahead
  • Excellent telephone manner, with excellent written and spoken English
  • Ability to deal & negotiate with clients and agents face to face, by phone & by email

Benefits:

  • Career growth
  • Sociable working hours
  • FAM trips
  • Travel perks
  • Company pension
  • Travel insurance
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Plus many more perks

Give your travel career a boost and apply today! Please note only suitable candidates from a travel background will be considered for this role.

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