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Reservation / Operations Consultant 

Sherpa are currently looking for an experienced consultant to join our small busy team. You will be responsible for client file management from the time of enquiry to departure inclusive of supplier relationships.


Duties include:

Sales / Bookings

- Handle sales enquiries

- Request and book all services

- Load bookings, receipt all payments

- Send our all pre-departure and final documentation

- Book, ticket and licence any applicable flights

- Order maps and guide books as required



- Source and provide rates from suppliers

- Book any required room allotments

- Pay for Operator services, collate paperwork and update systems

- Load all new trips and yearly rates in the system

- Load any new supplier information and keep all existing updated

- Annual review of trip notes and updating in CMS


Necessary Skills Required for the Role:

*Minimum 2 years experience in a similar role

*Sound time management and organisational skills

*Excellent communication skills - written and verbal

*Good interpersonal skills

*Competent in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook

*High energy, positive "can do" spirit and strong team ethic


If this excellent opportunity appeals to you and you feel you have the right qualities for the job, please send your CV along with a cover letter including languages spoken and details of travel experience to;

Tali Emdin
Manager - Sherpa Expeditions

October 2015



Each season we look for experienced guides to lead our UK based walks in the Lake District, as well as tours in Europe.



  • Experienced Guide: preferably having lead/walked the Coast to Coast and in the European Alps
  • Proficient in using maps & compass as well as following route notes in unfamiliar areas
  • Current First Aid Certificate


  • Accommodation whilst on tour
  • Reasonable travel expenses
  • Meals as included in the itinerary
  • ‘Kitty’ for expenses whilst on tour
  • Weekly allowance

If you're interested in guiding for Sherpa Expeditions, please send a copy of your CV, along with any relevant Guiding and First Aid Certificates to:


Tali Emdin
Manager - Sherpa Expeditions


It is unlawful to employ a person in a UK-based job who does not have permission to live and work in the UK. You should make yourself aware of how immigration laws apply to your situation before applying for any jobs.

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