Icelandic Speaking Customer Service Executives

  • Job Reference: 00000746-1
  • Date Posted: 31 July 2017
  • Recruiter: Platinum Travel Recruitment (UK)
  • Website:
  • Location: Roles available in Amsterdam and Lille
  • Salary: £25,000 to £26,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: + bonus + benefits
  • Sector: DMC, Hospitality & Leisure, Travel Agency, Tour Operators/Wholesale, Tourism
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Our client is a highly successful and award winning travel company with offices across the globe that offer various travel services to travellers around the world. Due to success and expansion we are now seeking many Icelandic Speaking Customer Service Executives to join our clients dynamic, pleasant and international work environment in Amsterdam, Lille and London. This role is ideal for a Icelandic Speaker with customer service experience seeking an exciting career in travel in which training will be provided. Or if you are currently working for a tour operator or a hotel in reservations or reception and seeking career progression, in which you will be rewarded for your hard work, apply today!

This exciting travel role entails a wide range of tasks in which no day will be the same, this includes:

  • First point of contact for accommodation partners by phone, answering questions and queries.
  • Responsible for delivering a high level of service to accommodation partners in order to support building productive and continuing relationships.
  • Managing accommodation partner’s contact details with a high attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Advising accommodation partners about their webpages and how they can amend information with respect to supply, availability, specials & promotions.
  • Verifying accuracy of information provided by the partner on the website.


Essential Requirements:

  • Experience in customer service within the travel, leisure, hospitality or similar industry.
  • Is fluent in both written and spoken English and Icelandic.
  • Is in possession of a valid work-permit to work in Europe
  • Business awareness.
  • Team player with a genuine interest and ability to resolve partner problems effectively
  • Resourceful, flexible with strong attention to detail
  • Efficient, organized and proactive
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Good computer skills



This forward-thinking travel company offers career advancement and lucrative compensation, including bonus.

  • A guaranteed salary increase after 6 months of service, and another increase after a full year
  • Full-time (2-5 weeks) paid training
  • Work schedule 4-6 weeks in advance
  • International working environment
  • 26 holidays per year
  • Quarterly Bonus Plan along with extra premium pay
  • Travel perks
  • Career progression and development
  • Catered lunch voucher


[email protected]