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Escorted Tours Executive

JOB DESCRIPTION:

This is a great opportunity to join one of Ireland’s most successful Group Travel companies in their Escorted Tours Division. It is a full-time position with an immediate start. Based in North County Dublin, the job offers candidates a wide & varied working day. We are looking for a person with strong Sales & Administrative skills who will work well within a team environment.  Training will be provided to ensure compliance with specific service levels.

The job description covers:

 

• developing new Escorted Tours & updating others to bring exciting innovative products to the market

• dealing with client queries – telephone & email

• processing customer bookings & payments

• issuing potential & confirmation correspondence

• maintaining the tour pax lists

• developing relationships with key Travel Agents

• continually advancing our travel product lines in the areas of research, budget & itineraries, in line with travel trends

• requesting & confirming travel services including flights, hotels, tour managers & excursions

• travelling to worldwide destinations to inspect and to source products & suppliers and to attend Travel Events such as the World Travel Market

• negotiating supplier rates & contracts

• attending Travel Events & Travel Shows some of which can take place in the evening

• assisting with our Reader Offer Campaigns, analysing performances & maintaining monthly reports working closely with our Marketing Department

 

The skills required are:

 

• an ability to work on own initiative, manage a busy workload & work under pressure to meet deadlines

• accuracy & attention to detail essential

• strong organisational & project management skills

• being a team player with a positive attitude & enthusiasm

• having a proven track record with a minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar role

 

Other Info:

 

• dynamic and exciting industry and work environment

• based in our Donabate office, which is served by public transport links and has parking

• education & training opportunities

 

To apply please send your C.V. to info@gti-ireland.com