Finnish speaking Tour Operations

  • Job Reference: KN 1541
  • Date Posted: 4 August 2017
  • Recruiter: Strong Recruitment
  • Website: http://www.strongrecruitment.co.uk
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £20,000 to £23,000
  • Sector: Tour Operators/Wholesale, Tourism, Tourism Board
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Award winning London based DMC which handle incentives, conference, events and small business groups to the UK from a varied client based seeks a Finnish speaking Tour Operations Executive to join a multilingual team. Your role will be varied and busy and include : 

  • Handling enquiries from travel companies and corporate business who have groups travelling to the UK

  • You will have full responsibility for groups travelling from Finland but also work with other markets

  • You will research tours, negotiate with suppliers (including hotels, transport, venues and attractions) prepare quotations

  • Operate all tours and be the point of contact with the tour manager and guides

  • Handle enquiries for groups coming to the UK and Ireland

  • Develop product knowledge by attending Fam trips and site inspections

  • Develop product ideas to enhance the clients tours to the UK 

Successful Finnish speaking Tour Operations Executive candidates must have experience with : 

  • Working in a groups tours department

  • Some knowledge of the major UK hotels and cities

  • Fluency in English and Finnish

  • Great communication and organisational skills 

This DMC is well known for its low turnover of staff – a happy and motivated team. The Company take everyone away for a holiday each year to thank them for their hard work and offer a competitive salary with pension and after a years’ service, a free Oyster Card. The work is interesting and varied and gives the candidate chance for a lot of responsibility. 

Strong Recruitment established in 2001 have helped many people find the career right choice – be a pleasure to help you with your next role. We contacts successful candidates within 2 working days and will arrange to meet you to discuss the role and company in full. We look forward to hearing from you!