Business Travel Consultant

Birmingham, West Midlands
Market Rate
18 Jan 2017
18 Feb 2017
RPTR - 01210
Job function
Full Time
Contract Type

As a result of their continued success and expansion, this travel company has an exciting travel opportunity for an enthusiastic Business Travel consultant. This role will work closely with their corporate accounts to find the right solutions to complex travel needs. The experienced talent will be joining them for a challenging new role in 2017.

​The Role:

  • The daily tasks will be to deal with all corporate enquiries in a timely and professional manner, book business, first and economy flights, including nett fares, global hotels, private limousine service and car hire
  • The position of the business travel consultant is to book all the travel needs of their corporate clients, by offering expert service and professional advice as and when needed
  • The role requires the business travel consultant to build strong on-going relationships with their corporate accounts, mainly through an excellent level of service, communication and account management skills
  • You will thrive in this diverse and fast paced business travel environment, work closely with clients and provide an unrivalled level of service that is second to none
  • Respond to all nature of client enquiries in a polite and efficient manner to ensure complete client satisfaction, check availability, negotiate suitable rates and advise of any special requirements

Now Let’s Talk About You:

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience within a business travel consultant role with a major GDS, ideally Amadeus but not essential
  • The business travel candidate must be carrying the right experience and have the ability to offer outstanding service in a dynamic work environment, be a team player and possess extensive worldwide geographical knowledge
  • This client is looking for somebody with excellent communication skills, who has a passion for understanding client requirements and providing clients with the right solution
  • You are expected to have excellent customer service skills, a keen eye for detail, and the ability to develop and build long-term commercial relationship with the corporate accounts placed under your remit

This is a fantastic opportunity for a business travel consultant looking for a position in Birmingham. This role is ideal for a candidate who is seeking a new challenge and opportunity towards enhancing their corporate career. Our client will pay a fantastic salary + benefits for the right candidate.

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. 

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