Sales and Administration Executive

Location
London, England
Salary
£18000 per annum
Posted
26 Sep 2016
Closes
24 Oct 2016
Ref
17918
Contact
Helen Newton
Job function
Sales
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Sales and Administration Executive
An exciting opportunity for a Sales and Administration Executive to join the sales team. If you are a bright, enthusiastic individual with solid customer service and sales experience and are looking for a new challenge , this could be the position for you.
Role Responsibilities:
*Responding to all telephone and email sales enquiries within agreed timescales from direct customers and travel agents
*Ensuring that all leads are followed up and a high conversion rate of bookings is achieved in relation to targets
*Provide expert advice and customer service
*Accurate processing of bookings on the reservation system
*Liaising with suppliers to confirm and amend bookings
*Assisting with product and price loading , researching new destinations, producing tour information notes and other general administration duties as required
*Maintain a high level of product and competitor knowledge
*To support with overseas training and temporary representative cover if required.
Skills Required:
*Excellent sales skills and target focus
*An eager attitude towards learning new product and new ways of working
*The ability to deliver the very highest levels of customer experience
*Clear and professional telephone manner
*Great attention to detail
*Excellent organisational skills
*A passion for cycling and activity based holidays
*A team player willing to suggest new ideas
*A desire to develop a career in the travel industry
*Language skills (French , German or Italian) would be useful
*A knowledge of our cycle destinations
The Package:
*A basic salary of £18k (OTE £22k) , holiday discounts , educational trips , training and career development.
Interested:
*If you would like to apply for the position please send your CV to helen@traveltraderecruitment.co.uk or call Helen on 02073475060