Office Manager

We are looking for a Sales Office Manager for our fast growing team in EF France.

Staffing our sales offices with the best employees is crucial for the success of our global organization.

At EF Education First, having the right attitude and a strong entrepreneurial spirit are just as important as academic degrees, professional experiences, and industry-specific knowledge.

If you feel you match the characteristics of our “EF spirit”, do reach to us as we have very exciting career opportunities for you.

The exact location of this position will be determined after the first round of selection, according to updated needs and candidate compatibility.

You are:

  • People oriented, good team manager
  • Sales oriented, ambitious, flexible and a fast learner
  • Native in French, proficient in English
  • University educated and you have lived or studied abroad
  • Someone with a positive attitude and a great team spirit
  • Attention to detail
  • Proficient at organizing and managing

Your responsibilities:

  • Support and manage the sales team, around 10 people
  • Lead the office organization 
  • Sell our academic and language programs across a great range of destinations
  • Help promote and develop marketing activities (online promotion, offline activities including event management etc...)
  • Take full ownership of direct sales in Lyon and reach sales targets
  • Achieve excellent customer service by responding client queries and advising customers on EF programs.

In return for your dedication, we offer you a fun, dynamic environment, where you can make a real impact from the very start of your career, both on your customers and on the company. Other perks include international trainings and trips, exciting incentives, a lot of autonomy and the perspective of an exciting international career if you have what it takes!


About Us


We are 40,500 staff, faculty and teachers, working in 500 offices and schools across 53 countries. While we continue to grow, we strive to stay small so as to ensure agility, smart thinking and a fun place to work. For the past 50 years, EF has grown to include a range of programs that give students of all ages the freedom and confidence to explore the world through language, travel and education.

Located across the globe, our language centers for youth, adults and professionals combine the best of traditional, in-school teaching with innovative language-learning technology. We offer intensive language instruction abroad in English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Japanese and Chinese. Courses run from 2 to 52 weeks for students traveling independently or in escorted groups of all levels and abilities. Classes take place in our international language centers in one of 16 countries and offer the very best locations and accommodation whether in local host family or in a student residence


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