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Careers at Discover the World

Discover the World is one of the UK's leading specialist tour operators with 30 years experience, offering high-quality holidays and imaginative itineraries to Iceland, Scandinavia, Polar regions, Canada, Alaska, Australia, New Zealand and beyond.

Much of our success is down to the experience and dedication of our team of experts who are enthusiastic, dedicated and passionate about travel. Our staff are chosen for their talent and flair to provide customers with excellent service, attention to detail, in-depth knowledge and infectious enthusiasm for our destinations.

We are proud to have a diverse group of nationalities within the company and always have our eyes open for new people to join our team. So if you have previous experience of working for a tour operator or have extensive knowledge of any of our destinations and are considering a career in travel, we would love to hear from you.

Current Vacancies:

Content Writer and Marketing Executive 

Responsible for daily management of our email marketing, social media and content outreach activities, as well as supporting the website, search engine marketing and other digital marketing output.

Skills and experience required:
  • Excellent copy writing skills, a strong attention to detail and creative flair.
  • Educated to degree level or equivalent marketing qualification.
  • Proven experience of working with email marketing and social media.
  • Minimum 3 years' experience working in a marketing department.
  • Excellent English communication skills (written – including copywriting and verbal).

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Applications should be emailed to sue.thorne@discovertheworld.co.uk

Nordic Product Executive

Responsible for a range of tasks from uploading pricing and product content, managing the supplier database and liaising with suppliers.

Skills and experience required:
  • Previous tour operating experience for Northern Europe.
  • Excellent spoken and written English.
  • Strong numeracy skills.
  • Able to demonstrate influencing and negotiating skills.
  • Knowledge of Iceland, Norway, Sweden and/or Finland.

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Applications should be emailed to sue.thorne@discovertheworld.co.uk

 Accounts Assistant

Responsible for working with the Finance Team to provide a service to customers, suppliers and staff.

Skills and experience required:
  • Previous experience of working in a Finance Department (1-2 years).
  • Intermediate Microsoft Excel skills.
  • Experience of accounting software (Sage).
  • Maths qualification (GCSE/A level) or similar.

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Applications should be emailed to sue.thorne@discovertheworld.co.uk


Please note we are aware of a US based internet scam claiming to represent Discover the World. This is not a legitimate use of our company name. We do not send out unsolicited emails to potential job seekers and we will only respond to emails sent to our domain @discover-the-world.co.uk. Should you receive emails referring to any other domain then these are not associated with us and should be disregarded.


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