Jobs at On the Beach
Love Holidays? Passionate about Travel?
Join us at On the Beach.
We'll send over a million customers on holiday in 2015, but our ambitions are much bigger than that, and we need the right people to help us.
We're looking for ambitious, talented people to join our team.
If that sounds like you, take a look at our vacancies below.
About On the Beach
Set up by our CEO Simon Cooper in 2004 and now backed by private equity investors (Inflexion), We've grown rapidly to become a leading player in the online travel market. We're a dynamic, agile, technology focused business at the cutting edge of digital and ecommerce.
In December 2013 we moved to a brand-spanking new head office in Cheadle, Manchester which is home to 160 employees and handles over 1,000 calls everyday. Read more.
As you'd expect, we offer excellent rates of pay, a generous holiday allowance, pension contributions and free on-site parking.
But it doesn't stop there. We're proud to have a fantastic team culture too. To encourage this our teams get state of the art technology, a subsidised canteen, a casual dress code, a chill out area, as well as golf, bowls and badminton on site, as well as Research and Development time for our development team.
We're looking for enthusiastic, dynamic people with a passion for travel and doing things differently.
Interested? Our current vacancies are below. Apply by email enclosing your CV and a covering letter.
We're looking for a highly analytical and motivated PPC Executive to help drive forward one of the industry's biggest & most sophisticated paid search accounts. This is a fantastic opportunity to develop and progress your skills even further in this exciting & fast moving company.
Danish Speaking Marketing and Content Executive
As part of our rapid expansion into Europe, we're looking for a Danish Speaking Marketing and Content Executive to join us at On the Beach. This role will initially be a mix between marketing and customer service and will require taking inbound calls from customers and answering customer queries via email, as well as writing, translating and localizing marketing material and assisting with other marketing activities. For the right candidate there will be excellent career prospects as the business grows. The candidate must be fluent in both Danish (native speaker) and English, written and spoken and should ideally have previous customer service and translation/content writing experience.
Due to the continued growth and success of On the Beach and On the Beach Beds we are looking to recruit a Fixed Term Customer Service Co-ordinator. The main responsibilities of the Contract co-ordinator role will be loading and maintaining hotels and contracts onto the system in an accurate and timely way. These are fixed term positions of between 2 and 4 months with starting dates between now and August. At On the Beach we promote internally where possible so there may be possibilities for outstanding candidates to progress to permanent position at the end of the fixed term period.
Due to the continued growth and success of the business this is a new role that has been created to expand our fast growing agile development team. We are looking for an experienced Automation Tester who can work with our current testing and development team to help drive Automation Testing forward. You will have 2+ years’ experience in a similar role.
The role is for a specialist DevOps Engineer to join our existing Development Team to Build, deploy, manage and maintain a variety of bare metal, virtualised and cloud-based systems. You will Develop and maintain automated build processes, maintain internal services to be consumed by the development community and work collaboratively as an active member of the development team.
The role will pull together the requirements for our development teams, so all communication and documentation must be clear and concise. These are normally in the format of User Stories but could also include business and data flow diagrams. The Business Analyst will also work closely with the Creative Designers to develop wireframes and designs for stakeholder approval. The ability to communicate effectively at all levels is a must.
Graduate Ruby Developer
The Ruby Academy is a 5 week course on site at our offices in Cheadle, South Manchester. Candidates can expect to spend most of their time programming, discussing or reflecting on a programming task they’ve just completed, or presenting their own research about a topic to the group. Upon completion of the training academy the Developer will join our existing Ruby team to help build and maintain new products
On-line Sales Administrators (Full-time hours)
Duties to include processing online bookings in an efficient and accurate manner. Quoting up-sells and switch-sells where appropriate. Keep your product and brand knowledge up to date while having an in depth knowledge relating to our portfolio of destinations and supplier products. Working towards daily/monthly booking targets whilst continuing to offer a 1st class customer service.
Casual On-line Sales Administrators (Weekend Hours)
Duties to include processing online bookings in an efficient and accurate manner possible. Quoting up-sells and switch-sells where appropriate.. Keeping your product and brand knowledge up to date while having an in depth knowledge relating to our portfolio of destinations and supplier products. Working toward daily/monthly booking targets whilst continuing to offer a 1st class customer service
Customer Service Coordinator
On the Beach Beds are looking to recruit 2 Customer Service Co-ordinators to assist in answering all complaints received. Each applicant must have a high standard of written English and be competent dealing with customers over the phone. These are fixed term positions of between 2 and 4 months with starting dates between now and August. At On the Beach we promote internally where possible so there may be possibilities for outstanding candidates to progress to permanent position at the end of the fixed term period.
We are looking for 5 people to assist with customers’ accommodation bookings. This will include contract loading, maintenance and assisting customers with changes to bookings. These are fixed term positions of between 2 and 4 months with starting dates between now and August. At On the Beach we promote internally where possible so there may be possibilities for outstanding candidates to progress to permanent position at the end of the fixed term period.
Casual Customer Service Agent
We are looking for an individual to deliver a first class customer experience at every opportunity by working to achieve service targets within agreed service delivery guidelines.
Customer Advisor (Scandinavian Languages )
As part of our rapid expansion into Europe, we're looking for Customer Advisors with Scandinavian language skills. This role will require taking inbound calls from customers and converting these to holiday bookings, answering customer queries via email as well as processing online bookings, amendments and after sales enquiries in the most efficient and accurate manner possible...
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