Internship, Operations Italian Department

Internship, Operations Italian Department




Go Ahead Tours is part of EF Education First, the world’s largest privately owned company specialized in education and travel.  Go Ahead Tours is a product that specializes in the adult North American market.



Start in Lucerne. From January 2019 continues in our new and modern office in Zurich.



The internship begins on October/November 2018 and lasts one year.


The role

As a Go Ahead Tours Intern, you will support Go Ahead’s purchasing and operations staff to achieve their goals of providing high-quality travel experiences for American and Canadian customers who travel the world with us.


Areas of responsibility include daily communication with business partners and colleagues in the whole world, negotiation, market research and supplier development, accounts payable and various travel bookings.


Your responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

  • Managing the accounts payable of your area, as well as a budget
  • Negotiating prices and securing bookings with hotels, restaurants, and tourist attractions.
  • Prospecting and identifying new business partners
  • Settling accounts with your suppliers
  • Quality-control




  • Italian mother tongue
  • Fluency in English
  • University degree
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Self-driven and flexible. A quick learner and a proven problem solver
  • Enjoys working with numbers and Microsoft Excel
  • Able to analyze and question processes and always come up with creative ways of improving them. Think out of the box!
  • Nationality of one of the EU or EFTA countries or permission to work in Switzerland



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