Luxury Travel Consultant

Location
South West London
Salary
£28,000 - £30,000 per annum + comm + benefits
Posted
15 Sep 2016
Closes
15 Oct 2016
Ref
RPTR - 01084
Job function
Sales
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Award winning and exclusive, this luxury Tour Operator has received numerous accolades so if you're the kind of travel consultant who thinks you’re special and relishes the thought of putting high-end tailor-made holidays together then this job could be for you. This exciting and specialist travel position will be dealing with new and existing high-end clientele, offering them an exceptional level of service by asking the right questions so that you are able to gain an understanding of what's important to them and offer them a tailored solution to their luxury holiday needs.

Our Client:
Specializes in some of the most amazing and exclusive breath-taking world locations and creating individually crafted luxury bespoke holidays & honeymoons for their discerning clientele.

The Luxury Role:

  • This position will be dealing with our client’s discerning clientele, offering expert advice and knowledge on their beach escapes, idyllic retreats, family holidays, honeymoons, including cultural and luxurious adventure tours
  • As a luxury travel expert, their consultants create bespoke holidays by helping clients with their travel plans, putting together travel arrangements with products such as flights, luxury accommodation, holiday requests, tours, excursions and any special requests
  • The role will deal with clients mainly by telephone and some email enquiries conveying information, both written and verbal, that is clear, precise, and always understood by the clients
  • Provide leadership to others through example of sharing of knowledge/skill
  • Comply with company practices and procedures
  • We believe, the best part of this job is that our client will not only pay their travel experts an excellent salary package, but they will also invest their time, money and energy in continuous training programmes, developing their bespoke experts in the luxury products they sell

Now Let’s Talk About You:

  • Must have worked as a tailor-made travel consultant & sold luxury holidays to Europe
  • Must possess destination knowledge of the luxury European travel market
  • Have a real passion for travel, be pro-active, self-motivated and enthusiastic
  • Ability to convert enquiries into bookings using your personality, first hand travel knowledge and experience
  • Ability to streamline and simplify complicated information and timely in responding to client requests for help and information
  • Able to prioritize tasks and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts and percentages
  • Must be familiar with a major CRS/GDS, e-mail, routine database activity, and Microsoft applications such as Word and Windows

The Package:
Our client offers an upmarket & pleasant working environment along with an excellent remuneration package, including generous commission, where the basic is £28,000 - £30,000 per annum and the first year OTE will be £45k+ plus 20 days annual leave + bank holidays, with the opportunity for overseas educationals to Long and Mid-haul destinations.

Interested?
If you are from a tour operator background or have sold luxury holidays within retail travel and know your luxury beaches, resorts and retreats, get in touch with us or send your CV across to us immediately!! There is an excellent career opportunity, along with a fantastic salary package with commission and benefits waiting for you.

Important, Please Note: It is unlawful to employ a person in a UK-based role who does not have permission to live and work in the UK. You should make yourself aware of how immigration laws apply to your situation prior to applying. 

Our Refer & Be Rewarded Scheme:
Our REFER and be REWARDED scheme is about recognising and thanking you for telling your friends, family or colleagues about our services and how we could help them. The rules are simple: Refer a friend or colleague who is not already registered with Red Planet. If we place them in a permanent role, we will reward you with £175 of Gift vouchers of your choice. Remember there is no limit on the number of referrals you can make, and therefore the rewards you can claim!!!

www.redplanetrecruitment.co.uk

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