Operations Manager
Location: North London
Salary and Benefits 21-25k
Date Posted: 28/2/2012

Description:
Operations Manager - Charity Challenge

Charity Challenge work exclusively for the charity sector, raising funds for worthwhile causes. We operate treks, bike rides, mountain climbs, skydives and other adventure travel itineraries, whereby our clients raise money for charity through their participation. We have also just launched a new operation out of Toronto, Canada for the North American market. We are looking to recruit someone with experience, drive and passion to join our operations team as an Operations Manager.

Ideally you will have spent some time in Latin America and have had experience leading or as a representative on an expedition.(although this is not an absolute pre-requisite) . We would expect you to manage a variety of challenges in different countries in which we operate amounting to approximately 10 different itineraries with 40+ departures in up to 11 different countries.

You will work within an operations team of 5 and will report to the Head of Operations. The role will be one of overseeing and accepting responsibility for the day to day challenge preparation, organisation and operation, including liaison with ground handlers, the flights team, the sales team, the charities with whom we work and the passengers who book on to our challenges, making sure we offer the very highest levels of service and seamless efficiency to our clients and also you will ensure that we are operating to the highest standards of safety and quality as well as adhering to good responsible tourism practice.

Interested applicants should submit their CV along with a covering letter to challenges@charitychallenge.com. For more information see www.charitychallenge.com/newsitem

QUALIFICATIONS
Degree Level and experience in Adventure Charity Travel Tour Operations


COMPANY: Charity Challenge
Northway House
1379 High Rd
London
N20 9LP
TELEPHONE: 02085570000
WEBSITE: www.charitychallenge.com