Travel Specialist - Education

3 days left

Location
Sutton, Surrey, England
Salary
£20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + benefits & travel concessions
Posted
01 Sep 2016
Closes
29 Sep 2016
Ref
43804
Contact
Lisa Cain-Jones
Job function
Sales
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Travel Specialist - required for the Schools & Groups Department of this successful specialist Tour Operator. The Travel Specialist will be responsible for making bookings and handling all aspects of the administration and co-ordination of the arrangements for schools and group bookings to a number of destinations.

Travel Specialist - Responsibilities:

  • Deal with enquiries and handle reservations over the phone and by email - working to personal and department targets.
  • Responding to correspondence in writing or by phone as appropriate.
  • Provide destination advice and general information to customers to assist them with their booking.
  • Load contract and supplier information onto the in house computer system.
  • Produce information and accurate customer documentation.
  • Provide suppliers with accurate customer rooming and passenger lists.
  • Maintain an exceptional levels of customer service at all times.


Travel Specialist - Skills Required:

  • Experience in a similar role with a proven track record of sales success.n Educational travel background preferred.
  • High level of verbal and written communication skills with ability to work accurately and with attention to detail.
  • Strong customer service and influencing skills.
  • Competent in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel & Outlook.
  • Knowledge of destinations- especially Iceland & Italy.
  • Experience in the use of Amadeus and ideally Travelink & Travelbox.
  • Results & target driven


Travel Specialist - Additional Information:

  • Salary £20k to £24k dependent on experience plus commission.
  • 20 days holiday
  • Discounted holidays for yourself, friends and family.
  • Educational visits.


Previous successful candidates have worked as Travel Consultants, Schools Travel Consultants, Educational Travel, Tailormade consultants, Reservations, Groups co-ordinator, tour operations, Schools & Groups

If you are interested in applying for the role of Travel Specialist please apply online or email your cv to lisa@candm.co.uk For enquiries please call Lisa or Louise on 01737 309984.

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C&M Travel Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. We are committed to equality of opportunity for all candidates. For more opportunities, please visit www.candm.co.uk

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