Country Manager - Ireland - Escorted Touring. A fantastic opportunity for an experienced travel and tourism professional to join a global tour company, responsible for leading their operations across Ireland (Northern and Southern). This role will be 'home-based' but will ideally need to be based close to Dublin or Belfast.
Country Manager Responsibilities
You will be responsible for the recruitment, management and scheduling of around 30 freelance trip leaders (both directly and through a supervisory team), ensuring the quality of tours and customer satisfaction are maximised at all times. Using your expert knowledge of Ireland you will make recommendations to changes of itineraries and also play a direct role in the contracting of small-medium sized suppliers such as transfer companies, hotels, restaurants, attractions and excursions. You will act as a central point of contact for the trip leaders, manage any crisis incidents in line with company procedures and attend board/regional meeting to provide insight to market conditions, customer satisfaction, cost management and so on. You will be responsible for the budget and ensuring tours meet both the service level agreement and cost base.
Country Manager Skills Required
Country Manager Salary Details
A salary around £40,000 - £45,000 per annum (depending on experience) - or the equivalent in Euros.
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