Operations Manager

  • Job Reference: Kn1592
  • Date Posted: 13 February 2018
  • Recruiter: Strong Recruitment
  • Website: http://www.strongrecruitment.co.uk
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £30,000
  • Sector: Tour Operators/Wholesale, Tourism, Tourism Board
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Operations Manager – we seek an  Operations Manager to work for a long established tour operator which specialises in the language school market, handling international students coming to the UK. A busy and varied role which will include planning all the logistical operations in respect to the planning, organisation and successful delivery of volume groups coming to the UK. 

Your responsibilities will include : 

  • Overseeing an Operations team of multi lingual staff

  • Contracting rates at key tourism suppliers such as coaches, attractions, restaurants and airport reps

  • Planning all coach timings and needs for transportation

  • Planning excursion trips and contracting rates and allocations

  • Organise home stay accommodation for pre and post tours

  • Reporting directly to the MD 

Operations Manager candidates must be able to demonstrate : 

  • Experience of working within in the group inbound sector

  • Knowledge of the UK and Ireland as a destination

  • Experience of managing a team

  • Being able to work in a fast paced, hectic environment during the busy summer operational months

  • Great MS office skills including Excel 

The company are offering a competitive salary with generous holiday allowance and their offices are modern located in Central London. The Company have decades of experience and are well known in their field. 

Successful Operation Manager candidates will be contacted within 2 working days – we will arrange to meet you to discuss the role in full to ensure this is the right role for you – since 2001 we have helped many people find the right opportunity so we hope we can help you.