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Honeymoons
& weddings
  
Honeymoons and weddings abroad are tailor-made by Expressions Holidays. Contact us for a range of honeymoon and wedding destinations around the world and an amazing choice of honeymoons from island-hopping to visiting cultural sites.
Authentic
Experiences
  

With Authentic Experiences from Expressions Holidays you enter a world of genuine holiday and travel experiences within the framework of one of our tailor-made holidays, be its significance culture, gastronomy, wine appreciation, wildlife, sports or special occasions.
Spa
holidays
  

Expressions Spas opens a world of tailor-made spa holidays that allows you to choose according to region, type of treatment desired, product type and recommends for your party type, whether it be for couples, singles or perhaps mothers and daughters travelling together.
Family
holidays
  

Expressions Families affords you an amazing choice of sophisticated resorts ideally suited to families in selected destinations worldwide. You can also choose according to required facilities in resort and we suggest holidays for families with grandparents and single parent families too.
Rail
holidays
  

Expressions Holidays offers you tailor-made rail holidays and journeys by train, including luxury trains, scenic journeys and classic rail tours.
Worldwide
journeys
  

Tailor-made journeys and tours for individuals and small groups to selected destinations around the world from Burma to Italy, from Vietnam to India.
  • Current employment opportunity: Personal Travel Specialist

    Current employment opportunity: Personal Travel Specialists

    Expressions Holidays is recruiting for personal travel specialists to work in a sales capacity on our tailor-made holidays.
    Our programmes include:
    • Luxury hotel holidays to France, Italy, Spain, other Mediterranean countries, the Caribbean and the Indian Ocean.
    •Tailor-made touring holidays for individuals to Italy, France, Spain, Sri Lanka, Vietnam and New Zealand.
    • Small group tours of gardens and wine appreciation in Italy.
    • Special interest holidays such as cookery and opera.
    • Cultural and sporting holidays for families 
    What does this role entail?
    You are responsible primarily for putting together appropriate holidays (including pricing them from scratch), tailoring the holiday details to fit the client brief, ensuring all the elements are in place and delivering outstanding customer service. It is a sales role but driven by the need for high-quality personal service and integrity of product delivery to our customers.
    In support of this front-line sales activity (and driven by financial targets) you will be involved, (according to the season), in product updating, itinerary and copy writing, pricing, contract loading and product development and planning.
    The role will be based at our offices in Exeter.
    What are we looking for?
    • Energetic and highly motivated people.
    • You need to have drive and passion for travel plus an understanding of what luxury travel is.
    • You will understand our client base and what we have to do to deliver exceptional and honest holidays to them.
    • You will be also be driven by a desire to maximise margins and work to generously-remunerated financial targets.
    Skills required
    • Previous luxury travel experience with a tour operator and proven track record in luxury sales is not essential. However, knowledge of our destinations and suppliers is an advantage as is a clear understanding of our clients (their background and purchasing habits).
    • An ability to communicate with our clients is essential. Absolutely correct spoken and written English is required.
    • You should also have a commercial aptitude and be very numerate.
    • You should be at ease with high sales values (£10K to £20k per holiday).
    • A competitiveness and eagerness to 'close the sale' is important as is a resilience and tenacity in the current competitive market place.
    • You will have an ability to communicate with suppliers in different countries and knowledge of Italian, French, German and/or Spanish is a requirement.
    Starting salary
    £20,000 per annum plus targeted bonus of up to £10,000.
    How to apply
    If you are interested in this role please send your CV and a covering letter explaining why you want to work for Expressions Holidays to recruitment@expressionsholidays.co.uk
    OR send details by post to:
    The Managing Director (recruitment)
    Expressions Holidays
    Lynx House
    Pynes Hills
    Exeter
    Devon
    EX2 5JL 

    Find out more about working for Expressions Holidays

  • OUR HOLIDAYS

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      Rail holidays and train journeys, tailor-made.

    • Garden holidays

      Italian garden holidays and tours for individuals and small groups

    • Family holidays

      Visit our selection of tailor-made family holidays to selected hotels and resorts around the world.

    • Cookery holidays

      Tailor-made cookery holidays in Italy

    • Spa holidays

      Rejuvenating, relaxing, refreshing, good for the body and the soul; spa and well-being worldwide

    • Authentic experiences

      Our selection of authentic experience and special interest holidays.

    • Worldwide journeys

      Luxury tours for individuals around the world

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