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Operations Manager

Leger Holidays are a leading provider of escorted holidays across Europe and worldwide by luxury coach, air, rail & cruise.

We have an excellent opportunity for a commercially minded individual to strengthen our senior management team. Reporting to the Board in a key role you will be responsible for leading the Operations team in all aspects of the company’s coach operations. In addition the ability to maintain and develop supplier relationships which are fundamental to the business are key elements of the role.

You will review and ensure that correct procedures are in place to operate vehicles in a safe, legal, efficient and cost effective manner. Developing operational procedures, technological advancement and systems to ensure maximum productivity within the department and across the business all form part of the remit.

Responsibilities:

  • Liaise with the Board on operational performance and strategic goals
  • All aspects of operational activities from day-to-day to forward strategic planning
  • Lead an experienced dedicated team including offsite personnel and sub-contractors
  • Manage operational vehicle resources, key supplier relationships, procurement and efficiency whilst protecting and promoting high standards
  • Ensure and enhance customer satisfaction throughout the tour experience
  • Assess operational capabilities and develop plans to improve service delivery in line with business and client requirements
  • Review operational financial information and budgets
  • Overseeing health and safety, crisis management and business continuity

Requirements:

  • Logistic or operational travel background would be preferential
  • You must have a commercial outlook with excellent organisational and leadership abilities
  • A track record of commercial achievement through planning, driving and controlling change, and securing efficiencies by operational improvement
  • Forward thinking, analytical and able to develop and deliver KPI`s, review budgets and manage cost
  • Inspirational, approachable and personable
  • Outstanding communication and people skills
  • Able to resolve operational in-resort challenges
  • Develop and improve an efficient vehicle routing strategy using modern technology
  • Be able to develop the role and work across functions in order to achieve best business outcomes

Salary and benefits will be commensurate to this senior role and applicable experience.

Please send details to :- Recruitment@leger.co.uk


Experienced European Coach Drivers

Leger Holidays are a leading provider of escorted holidays across Europe and worldwide by luxury coach, air and cruise. We have an excellent opportunity for experienced drivers to join our team.

We are looking for individuals who enjoy working with people, have a flexible schedule and enjoy European travel. You must have a strong customer service background and be comfortable communicating on a microphone during the tour.

You must have European driving experience and be prepared to work from March to November, plus Christmas and New Year on back-to-back tours and be able to work as a team with a fellow driver.

If successful at the interview stage, you will be required to complete our in-house training programme before being allocated to a coach operator who you will be directly employed by. The operator will outline their own company conditions.

A clean driving record, full PCV licence, bus and coache CPC are a requirement.

As a condition of employment, all applicants will be required to submit to background checks.

Requirements:

  • Minimum 21 years of age.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Full PCV, plus bus and coach CPC.
  • Meet all Department of Transportation (DOT) requirements.
  • Minimum of two years, verifiable experience operating an executive coach or large vehicle, or verified completion of a qualified, comprehensive driver training program.
  • Capable of lifting a minimum of 20kg.
  • Excellent map-reading and navigation skills.
  • Ability to work with others and accomplish goals in a team environment.

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to - recruitment@leger.co.uk