UK Careers and Jobs
Ski Weekends is the UK’s leading short break specialist and we just keep growing! For 30 years we have helped thousands of people find their dream ski holiday in over 30 resorts across Europe, expanding to over 40 resorts in 2016. Our aim is to make skiing or snowboarding for a short break accessible to as many people as possible, by offering a huge choice and flexibility of ski breaks to some of the best and well-known ski areas in the Alps. Our mantra is...
"Be Happy, Ski More!"
If you are looking to grow your career within the travel industry, thrive on working in a team in a fast-paced environment, have a mature with a fun loving but professional attitude and enjoy working to high standards, we would love to hear from you. Learn more About Ski Weekends.
The UK Team
Skiweekends’ head office is in the historic city of Southampton, enjoying a great waterside location in Shamrock Quay Marina. The marina has a shop and restaurants on site, with other amenities nearby, all just a few minutes’ drive from the city centre.
Here at Ski weekends, we recognise that our staff are the key to our continued success and believe that happy staff lead to happy guests. We go to great lengths to ensure that we employ a dedicated, enthusiastic and professional team who love working together and share the same desire to do a great job.
What we offer:
- Highly competitive rates of pay with excellent holiday entitlement
- A full training program to equip you to succeed in your role to the best of your ability
- Excellent travel offers and the opportunity to visit the resorts we feature
- A spacious, open-plan office environment with kitchen amenities and staff rest area
- Free on-site parking for cars and bikes, free access to marina shower facilities, launderette
We believe in teamwork, and so all our job roles require a hands-on and flexible approach wherever needed. We are looking for staff who have bags of enthusiasm, willing to work hard and go the extra mile and have a “nothing is too much trouble” attitude combined with a passion for the mountains. Each candidate will be judged on their experience, confidence and compatibility with our team.
If that’s you and you would like to work for Ski Weekends then please send a copy of your up to date CV with covering letter via email on email@example.com or call 02380 206971.
Please note that all applicants must be resident in the UK, have a permanent National Insurance number, a UK contact address, UK bank account and valid EHIC card.
We look forward to hearing from you.
Who we are looking for
We are looking for customer focused people that never give less than their best, are passionate about enabling people to ‘Ski More’, thrive on working in a fast-paced team environment, have a mature with a fun loving but professional attitude and enjoy working to high standards, living the Ski Weekends Values.
How to apply
Do you think you have what it takes to become a valuable member of the team? Find out how to apply.
Skiweekends requires a motivated and energetic manager, with previous multi-resort management experience in the ski industry, for our overseas operation in France. As a key member of our team, you will be responsible for the smooth running of our winter operation, ensuring a well-managed team and keeping our guests’ safety and satisfaction at the forefront of all activity. “Be Happy, Ski More” is the Skiweekends mantra; we believe that happy customers are the key to our success and that the only route to happy customers is through happy staff. Delivering this is key to the role. During the summer you will lead the recruitment and training of the seasonal resort team, preparation of our contracted chalet accommodation ready for the winter, review and update of resort systems, processes and supplies.
The primary responsibilities of this role are to drive sales, maximising conversion of enquiries to hit targets. The role focuses on delivering a high level of service to customers and agents, from initial enquiry to delivery of their holiday, matching the right holiday with their requirements and demonstrating meticulous attention to detail for all elements of their booking.
This is a crucial role that touches on all areas of activity within our busy office. The holder is responsible for all areas of administration for HR and personnel, overseeing all day to day requirements for the office premises, ensuring a safe and functioning work environment and handling administration of key areas of compliance for the Company.