Traveleyes Leeds, United Kingdom
May 15, 2017Full time
We are an award-winning international tour operator, specialising in holidays for blind and sighted customers who travel together with us to worldwide destinations (Traveleyes-international.com). Our sighted customers travel for up to 50% off in return for ‘providing the eyes’ for the blind travellers. Their participation and verbal descriptions of each destination enable the latter to enjoy a new freedom to travel independently of family members. Responsibilities: The role of a tour manager will involve travel to interesting destinations abroad (for 1-2 weeks at a time) accompanying groups on holidays, ensuring customer satisfaction and safety, delivering group briefings, organising activities (full training provided). Required: Substantial tour management experience is essential. Excellent communication skills: both written and verbal and strong ability to describe visuals, diagrams, ideas etc. Excellent organisational skills and the ability to multi-task effectively. A capacity to maintain excellence through close attention to detail. Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to engage with people at all levels; our customers come from all walks of life. Ability to work well under pressure. Respecting confidentiality at all times. Other languages would be an advantage. Application process: Please send your CV and covering letter to email@example.com.