Retail Travel Consultant

Location
Essex, England
Salary
Market Rate
Posted
15 Mar 2017
Closes
12 Apr 2017
Ref
18692RB
Contact
Regis Banza
Job function
Sales
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Do you have previous travel experience within a retail or tour operator background? I am seeking a Travel Consultant to join an established independent Travel Agency. My client has retail branches across the UK and is offering a rare opportunity for a travel sales consultant to join their branch in Essex. They offer the highest level of customer service and first hand recommendations and advice. They have loyal clientèle built up over many years. They are specialised on destinations worldwide and make arrangements package bookings including, flights and hotel bookings, car rental and sightseeing tours, as well as organising travel insurance. This role will suits someone with good Travel Agency experience, excellent customer service and a passion for travel.

JOB DESCRIPTION:
*Working in a branch, with a small team of travel consultants
*Greeting customers face to face and also over the phone
*Quoting on a wide variety of worldwide travel itineraries
*Selling both package and dynamically packaged holidays
*Offering your customer a choice of tour operator, to sell the right holiday for their needs
*Selling additional products and services, such as car hire and travel insurance.
*Working to sales targets to earn commission whilst offering excellent customer service

SKILLS REQUIRED:
*A minimum of 1-2 years relevant experience in a travel agency environment
*Passionate about travel and customer service
*Enthusiastic, creative and with a positive attitude

THE PACKAGE:
*Salary is highly competitive, in the region of £16k - £20k dependent on experience, plus commission and bonuses
*Free parking for staff

HOURS:
Working on a 5 days shift pattern from Monday to Saturday; 9am - 17:30 (you would be required to work 3 - 4 Saturdays a month with a day off in the week)

INTERESTED?
Please follow the instructions to apply, attaching your CV. For any questions, please contact Regis at Travel Trade Recruitment.