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Tour Operations Manager

Location: Yeovil, Somerset Industry: Office & Professional
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum Contact: Mel Trott
Posted: over 2 years ago Contact Email: mtrott@meridianbs.co.uk

Are you looking for a fast moving, exciting role?

We are looking to recruit a Tour Operations Manager to work as a team leader for the sightseeing team for our client based in Yeovil.

Our client is an international educational tour management company and the team you will be joining is responsible for booking, operation and management of excursions and trips for large groups of students.

You will directly manage, train and develop a team of 4 Product Delivery Co ordinations, make reservations with appropriate vendors and update the internal database with appropriate reservation and pricing information, so good negotiation skills are required to ensure the company benefit from the best possible value for money on their bookings.

You will be working closely with management help set product targets and research new products.

You will also be continually reviewing all custom, catalogue and other division booking/ vendors to ensure they are meeting defined quality standards.

This role will suit somebody who has management experience in the travel industry or a similar environment of customer service. You should be well organised, able to work under pressure and have a professional telephone manner. It would be a real benefit if you have travelled extensively yourself.

This is a brilliant opportunity to join a forward thinking company, and is not to be missed! Please note this role will involve occasional travel to Europe and the United States. It will involve being part of the emergency "on-call" rota and occasional weekend work at busy times.

If this is a role you would be interested in, please apply or call 01823 344 799 for more information. Due to the high volume of applications expected for this position we can only respond to candidates whose skills and experience match the role requirements

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.

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