Africa Travel Consultant

Location
London (Central), London (Greater),
Salary
Up to £37k + benefits
Posted
22 Jan 2017
Closes
22 Feb 2017
Job function
Sales
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Our client is a well known and successful tour operator, now seeking an experienced Africa Travel Specialist to join its friendly team due to expansion. This award winning tour operator offer a wide range of holiday types around the world including Custom Tailored Safaris, Flying safaris, Camping Safaris, Escorted Bush Walks, Golf Safari’s, Beach Holidays, Cultural, & Historical Excursions, Self Drive safaris, City Breaks plus much more.

This exciting Luxury Africa Travel Consultant role entails a wide range of tasks in which no day will be the same, this includes:

  • Creating bespoke trips to Africa for the discerning traveler
  • Using your Africa product knowledge to provide advice and recommendations
  • Creating inspiring travel itineraries throughout Africa for the discerning traveller
  • Offering a cutting edge customer service
  • Booking flights, accommodation, trips, and travel extras
  • Participating in exciting FAM trips to increase product knowledge

What are we looking for?

  • Must have travelled or sold Africa 
  • Experience within a travel agency or tour operator is essential
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to provide an excellent standard of customer service
  • Passionate about Africa
  • Meticulous attention to detail

Benefits:

  • Uncapped monthly commission
  • Social events
  • Travel perks
  • Free eye tests and flu vaccinations
  • On-going training
  • Birthday off
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Season ticket loan
  • Enhanced paternity pay
  • Pension
  • A generous salary
  • Childcare vouchers
  • FAM trips
  • Pension
  • Career progression
  • Sociable hours
  • This tour operator welcomes travel consultants looking for career progression and be a part of a forward thinking and dynamic tour operator where you will be rewarded for your hard work.

When applying for this role please include a travel profile outlining all the places you have traveled to within Africa.


Previous job titles that will be considered for this role include Safari Travel Specialist, Travel Advisor, Travel Consultant, Telesales Executive, Travel Agent, Tailormade Consultant, Reservations Consultant, Reservations Agent, Reservations Executive, Holiday Advisor, Travel Telesales, Africa Travel Specialist & Retail Travel Agent.


Please note only suitable candidates from the travel industry will be considered for this role.

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