International Admissions Officer Swiss German Native

  • Barcelona, Spain
  • Full-time

Company Description

ESL Languages is the leading European study abroad agency. We have been organising language courses abroad throughout the world since 1996. Our presence is international, with more than 40 sales offices across Europe.

Beyond linguistic, cultural and geographical borders, more than 25 thousand students every year make the choice to book with ESL and make their goal of learning a language and discovering the world a reality.

ESL received many industry accolades over the years. We entered into the eternal Hall of Fame as Best European Study Abroad Agency in Europe in 2016 after winning 5 times in 6 consecutive years. This prestigious ST award is based on the votes of thousands of language schools around the world and rewards the quality counseling and high service provided by all of the ESL staff.

In 2019, ESL became part of the Kaplan Languages Group, one of the largest global chains of English language schools. ESL continues to work an independent agency within the KLG group.

Job Description

We are currently looking for an International Admission Officer for our Swiss German market to complete our International Admission Centre, based in Barcelona.

The main function is to manage the follow up of the language stay organisation (before, during and after their stays) once it has been sold.

Main functions:

  • Processing bookings
  • Managing customers' files
  • Assisting customers before, during and after their stay
  • Invoicing courses, collecting invoices and ensuring receipt of payment
  • Dealing with problems and special requests
  • Providing personalised advice to each customer, including detailed information regarding every step of the language course
  • Assisting with any special projects or various administrative tasks as assigned

Qualifications

Your professional skills:

  • You have at least 2 years' professional experience in an administrative position, experience of language studies abroad is an asset
  • You possess a Degree in tourism or equivalent qualification
  • You are able to work in an autonomous and organised manner, with a high sense of responsibility
  • Your mother tongue is Swiss German and you have a very good command of English (minimum level required: B2)
  • You possess a good knowledge of geography

Personal skills:

  • You are a cheerful and friendly person
  • As a committed team player, you are flexible and have great listening abilities
  • You have experience and a taste for travelling

Additional Information

What We Offer You:

  • The opportunity to develop your skills in an international environment, in the exciting field of language travel
  • A young and dynamic work atmosphere
  • An environment where corporate ethics and sustainable development matter
  • Competitive salary + Ticket restaurant

Place of work: Barcelona (Spain)

Start date: ASAP

Reference: ESL_IAC CHDE

Type of contract: 9 months + Permanent

Activity rate: Full time

If you fit the profile and are interested in this position, please send us your application file in English (résumé) along with a cover letter. Please note that only applications received through our online platform will be informed of the status of their application.