Travel Sales Specialist - £40k+ OTE

Location
Essex, England
Salary
Market Rate
Posted
02 Sep 2016
Closes
30 Sep 2016
Ref
17797
Contact
Regis Banza
Job function
Sales
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Have you a real passion for the travel industry and love to advise people on the best places and hotels to stay? Can you take a client's holiday ideas and create their dream holiday? If so, my client a specialist tour operator on the Essex borders is looking for a dynamic and enthusiastic candidate to join their sales team. If you are a money motivated Travel Consultant and able to exceed targets this could be a great career move for you. The best Travel Consultants are able to turn a sales lead into a confirmed booking. The more you sell, the more commission you will earn - top sellers earn £30,000+ in their first year. The position is ideal for candidates in the East London / Essex area who want to work locally.

KEY DUTIES OF THE TRAVEL CONSULTANT:
*Tailor itineraries to meet specific client's requests
*Ensure sales targets are met and exceeded
*Deliver excellent customer service
*Ensure enquiries are dealt with in a helpful and precise manner ascertaining requirements.
*Offer travel solutions based on clients requirements

SKILLS REQUIRED:
*2 years minimum recent proven sales experience within the travel industry.
*Knowledge of geography and first hand experience of travelling to the USA or another continent outside Europe would be beneficial.
*Able to work flexible shifts, including a proportion of weekend days, evenings and be located reasonably close to place of work.
*Airline reservation system experience and prior knowledge of the USA and scheduled Airlines would be preferred

THE PACKAGE:
A Training salary of £18,000 per annum for the first 3 months of employment.

You can expect to earn
*First Year £25,000-£30,000 OTE per annum
*Second year £30,000 - £40,000 OTE per annum
*Third Year £40,000 - plus OTE per annum

BENEFITS:
*Excellent Training
*Private Medical Insurance
*Workplace Pension
*Discounts for your own holiday
*Fam Trips Incentives and Team Nights Out

INTERESTED?
If you match the description above please follow the instructions to apply now