Travel Sales Coordinator

Location
Kent, England
Salary
Market Rate
Posted
05 Oct 2016
Closes
02 Nov 2016
Ref
LF-17966
Contact
Lauren Franks
Job function
Sales
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Are you looking for a Monday - Friday role in travel? Do you have a proven track record in travel sales and strong GDS knowledge? We are looking for an experience Travel Consultant with first-hand knowledge of worldwide destinations.

As a Travel Sales Coordinator you will be creating bespoke itineraries specialising in the student and youth round the world travel sector.

ROLE RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:
*Creating bespoke itineraries
*Booking all aspects of travel including air / rail and hotel bookings
*Closing sales
*Liaising with clients and suppliers via email and telephone
*Preparing documents
*Supporting other members of the team as and when required
*Providing end to end support to the customer
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
*A passion for and hands on experience of travel
*Good working knowledge of a GDS (Amadeus preferred)
*Service driven skills
*Strong attention to detail and a complete commitment to accuracy
*Ability to communicate across all levels of the business
*Ability to be flexible and multi task, working to deadlines
*Excellent ICT skills including Excel
*Excellent written and verbal communication skills
*A willingness to learn
*Maths and English GCSE

THE PACKAGE:
The successful candidate can expect a basic salary, plus additional incentive scheme, staff discount on worldwide holidays and generous holiday entitlement.

INTERESTED?
To apply for this role contact Lauren on 0207 347 5060 or email Laurenf@traveltraderecruitment.co.uk or click 'Apply Now' and follow the instructions to apply online