French speaking Product & Tour Quotations Executive

  • Job Reference: KN1567
  • Date Posted: 8 November 2017
  • Recruiter: Strong Recruitment
  • Website: http://www.strongrecruitment.co.uk
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £20,000 to £24,000
  • Sector: Travel Agency, Tourism, Tourism Board
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Award winning London based inbound tour operator seeks a French speaker to join the Business Development team who prepare tour quotations and develop relationships with clients and suppliers and develop product ideas. A busy and varied role which will involve : 

  • Researching itineraries and planning tours for leisure, special interest and sport tours

  • Working with the French speaking Canadian, Benelux and French market, B2B working with travel companies and developing relationships

  • developing product ideas for new itineraries

  • negotiating with suppliers such as hotels, restaurants, attractions , venues and transport

  • Attend Fam.  trips to develop product knowledge

  • Work closely with other departments including Sales, Operations, Product & Contracting team 

French speaking Product & Tour Quotations Executive candidates should have : 

  • Fluency in French and English

  • Some experience of working for a tour operator

  • Great written and spoken communication skills

  • Ability to learn

  • Some knowledge of the UK as a destination i.e. hotel knowledge in major cities 

French speaking Product & Tour Quotations Executive candidates who have relevant experience will be contacted within 2 working days – we will arrange to meet you to discuss the role and company in full to ensure this is the right career move for you . Since 2001 we have helped many  people find the right careers. We look forward to helping you!