Head of Ops – French speaking

  • Job Reference: Kn1569
  • Date Posted: 8 November 2017
  • Recruiter: Strong Recruitment
  • Website: http://www.strongrecruitment.co.uk
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £30,000 to £32,000
  • Sector: Tour Operators/Wholesale, Tourism, Tourism Board
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

French speaking Head of Operations sought for medium size inbound tour operator who works with European and North American B2B travel trade clients. A busy and varied role which will include :

  • Managing a team of operations staff who book and finalise all services for groups coming to the UK – leisure, group series, special interest and Incentive & Events

  • Account managing key overseas clients

  • Liaising daily with UK tourism services negotiating rates and handling operational queries including hotels, transports, venues, guides, attractions and sightseeing

  • Key responsibility for French speaking markets

  • Developing product ideas and handling operational issues

  • Liaising with internal departments such as sales, marketing, finance and contracting 

French speaking Head of Operations candidates should have : 

  • Experience of managing and developing a team

  • Experience of working with an Inbound Tour Operator

  • good knowledge of the UK and Ireland as a destination

  • account management experience

  • a positive disposition

  • fluency in English & French 

French speaking Head of Operations candidates will be joining an award winning company who have been rapidly growing the last 10 years and expanding into new markets. They boast a number of UPS’s and have a talented team working there. 

Successful French speaking Head of Operations candidates 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 2001Strong Recruitment  we have helped many people find the right career move – we hope we can help you!