Internship in Tour Operator's Business Development French Speaking Groups Department from July 2020

Business Studies and/or Management Science
29 Jun, 2020 to 27 Nov, 2020
29 Mar, 2020

General information

5 months

About the Abbey Group
Head quartered in the heart of historic Dublin, the Abbey group is one of Ireland’s longest established and best known Incoming Tours operators. The Group was founded in 1978 when Abbey Ireland was launched. Today the group has expanded its services in Edinburgh and London. With over 160 staff and with overseas representatives in ten key markets, we are recognised as the market leader within our sector. The Group has four divisions specialising in specific types of inbound tourism

  •  Group Tours
  •  Individual & Online Travel
  •  Incentive & Luxury leisure travel (Moloney & Kelly)


The intern would assist with some or all of the following duties:

  • Assist the French team in developing leisure group business with both existing and potential new clients in the French Speaking Groups Market
  • Preparation and costing of proposed client group and series programmes
  • Full utilisation of the Tourplan system to generate all client quotations and subsequent follow up, also ensuring that the confirmed proposal is accurately reflected on Tourplan
  • Help preparing material for any agreed sales and marketing activities
  • Help with any admin work needed during quotation/follow up/confirmation process
  • Research markets, clients, programs as the need arises and as assigned by your Manager/ Director
  • Liaising with suppliers in Ireland and UK when required


  • Students must be enrolled at an educational institution and/or complete this internship as part of their studies/to be allied with college/Educational institution/Erasmus/Leonardo Da Vinci etc.
  • Fluency in English and French both spoken and written
  • Excellent team work skills
  • Good communication and organizational skills
  • Good basic key board skills and proficiency in Microsoft office
  • Ability to manage time effectively and meet deadlines


  • 300€ per month
  • 1.75 days off per month
  • Staff Weekend

If you are interested in completing an internship with us, please send your CV and covering letter as part of your full application to this email address: [email protected].

Financial compensation


Tour Operator  Business Development  Dublin  French  
English: Proficient User C1
French: Proficient User C1
Level of Studies: