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Join our Team

McKinlay Kidd is always on the look out for keen, committed and talented people to join our team.

The Place:

McKinlay Kidd, Telegraph Travel Awards Specialist Tour Operator of the Year 2017, and AITO Tour Operator of the Year 2016, is an award-winning specialist travel business, based in central Glasgow. Established since 2003, we offer special-experience and tailor-made holidays throughout Scotland, Ireland, England & Wales to discerning clients from the UK and overseas.

We pride ourselves on personal service, with a strong focus on customer satisfaction.

The company is ambitious to continue to grow in the coming years, offering plenty of opportunity to develop your skills and knowledge and take on more responsibility within a friendly and supportive team.

Currently recruiting for: Summer Internship

This is a seasonal vacancy, based in our office in Glasgow City Centre, commencing late May 2019 until the end of August 2019.
The primary role will be supporting the team in producing documentation and holiday packs for customers, but may include other duties to assist sales, marketing and operations.

The role reports to the General Manager.

The Person

You will have a good eye for detail and excellent written English, which will be tested at interview.

You will relish working in a fast-paced environment and meeting tight deadlines, while turning your hand to any tasks required.

It will be an advantage if you have strong computer skills, especially with experience in using content management systems and databases.

A good knowledge of the geography of Great Britain and Ireland is desirable.

The Rewards

The role pays £7.50 per hour based on a 37.5 hour working week.

How to apply for the Summer Internship

Apply by email to Zoe Davidson, General Manager,
Please enclose a brief CV and covering letter describing your favourite places in Scotland, Ireland, Wales and/or England.


Speculative Applications

We are always on the look-out for reliable, calm and professional people to join our dedicated team, whether full or part-time.
Ideal candidates have natural sales skills, a strong customer service focus, excellent attention to detail in both literacy and numeracy, and relish the challenge of working in a fast-paced environment. You will be a skilled communicator, computer literate and have good knowledge of the geography of Scotland and ideally England, Wales and Ireland. While experience in the travel or hotel industry might be beneficial, we welcome applicants with other backgrounds too, including from recent graduates.

We look for people with the right attitude rather than substantial work experience. We may be able to accommodate flexible working hours, depending on the role.

How to apply speculatively

In writing to the Founder and Director, Robert Kidd, including full CV, the type of role you are seeking and salary expectations. Please include a letter/email describing your favourite places in Scotland, Ireland, Wales and/or England.


McKinlay Kidd Ltd
6/1 The Hatrack
144 St Vincent Street
G2 5LQ

Tel: 0141 260 9260


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