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Private Touring Operations Manager

Due to an internal promotion, Exclusive Adventure Tour Company Escape+Explore are looking for a professional Operations Manager to plan, direct and coordinate the day to day logistics & operations. You will be responsible for improving performance, productivity, efficiency and profitability through the implementation of effective methods and strategies. You will manage a team of guides, operational staff and other direct reports.

You will be joining the forefront of African Adventure travel in helping to maintain & develop our unique brand of touring out of our HQ on the Cape Peninsula located in the Noordhoek Farm Village.

The job role will consist of the following:

  • Managing day to day tour logistics (Group events and FIT tours)
  • Implementing or improving operational systems, processes and best practices that guarantee organisational well-being
  • Purchase materials, plan inventory and manage stock levels
  • Perform quality controls and monitor production KPI’s
  • Cater to both guests & agents concerns
  • Managing supplier accounts, orders and receipts
  • Liaising between Sales, accounts, guides and suppliers
  • Managing Adventure Utility Vehicle (AUV) turnarounds and maintaining 5* level of service

Ideal Candidates:

  • Proven work experience in similar field
  • Leadership and organisational skills
  • Own transport to be able to work early or late shifts
  • Great local knowledge of Cape Town and Surrounds
  • An ability to effectively communicate with all levels of the organisation
  • Hospitality/ travel background would be an advantage
  • Fun & Adventurous

This role is a great way to enter the travel industry or further progress one's career with South Africa’s leading Adventure Tour Company. 

Please Contact: 021 789 0142 OR email on ingram@escapeexplore.com


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