Business and Product Development Internship

Title: Business and Product Development Internship – NMW – Tour Operator - Edinburgh

Industry: Other

Role/Sector: Business development   |   Customer services   |   Admin

Location: Rest of UK

Placement: Internship (short-term)

Duration: 6 months

Salary: £13,000 (per annum)

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Information on the company

This Group is one of the longest and best known Tour Operators in Ireland that has offered travel companies service to a large range of travel trade partners since 1978. Based in Ireland, Scotland and England, this Incoming Tour Operators is selling the destinations of Ireland and the UK to the worldwide travel trade on a B2B basis. Specialised in the leisure travel sector, our client has focused its activities in 4 specific inbound tourism divisions that include: Group Tours, Individual & Online Travel, Incentive & Luxury leisure travel, Association Conferences & Events.  


This is a 3 to 6 month internship based in Edinburgh, paying NMW

Key responsibilities of the role;

Our client is searching for an enthusiastic and motivated intern to join their team either in London or Edinburgh.

Your day-to-day activities will include:

  • Building up and maintaining strong relationships with both existing and new clients
  • Using the Tourplan system on a daily basis to generate client quotations and subsequent follow up
  • Preparing material for any agreed sales and marketing activities
  • Helping with any admin work
  • Dealing with suppliers over the phone
  • Handling market and clients researches to support developing product portfolio within the UK
  • Creating products in the content management system (CMS) for online sale
  • Translating product descriptions in different languages

The ideal candidate’s personality and qualifications;

  • Fluency in English is essential
  • Organised, motivated, professional and proactive
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ideally German speaking (native or advanced level)
  • Ability to learn quickly
  • Microsoft Office skills
  • Interest in Tourism Industry in Europe is desirable
What are the perks of working at this company?
  • Gain experience in a famous Tour Operator
  • Working hours Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.30pm
  • 3 or 6 month internship depending on your availability

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