Sales Agent – French | Sligo | Contract | Collins McNicholas

Sales Agent – French | Sligo | Contract

  • Reference: SJ45315
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Leitrim, Roscommon, Sligo
  • Category: Tourism & Travel

My client is looking to hire an experienced sales agent to join a dynamic team in a well-established company in the tourism industry. The role is based in Sligo. The ideal candidate MUST be a fluent French speaker and MUST have sales experience in the tourism industry or with a tour operator. The role offers candidates the opportunity to work in a busy professional environment and offers career progression opportunities.


  • Selling and organising group holiday packages
  • Will monitor group sales enquiries
  • Will create the customer profile on the company’s CR
  • Will make accurate reservations bookings
  • Will negotiate directly with suppliers and book services
  • Will research and select new suppliers.
  • Will actively support business development and new product development projects
  • Will represent the company at relevant trade shows and Tourism events


  • Minimum of three years’ sales experience within a tour operating business or a similar role within the tourism sector.
  • Must be proactive and have a very good attitude
  • Ability to work as part of a team but also work on own initiative
  • Excellent oral and written French and English are necessary
  • A good knowledge of Ireland, Scotland, England or Wales as a holiday destination is desirable
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Possess excellent time management skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills

Able to take responsibility and work on own initiative. For further information on this role please contact Niamh Cregg on 071-9149732 or email

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