Africa Travel Specialist/Expert - Luxury Travel

Recruiter
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£23k - 30k per year
Posted
25 Mar 2017
Closes
22 Apr 2017
Ref
21629
Contact
Tony Yerasimou
Job function
Sales
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Travel Specialist –Africa Specialist


Base Salary to £25K + Commission

South West London


This highly successful, rapidly expanding award winning tour operatorrequires an experienced Africa Travel Reservations Specialist with a difference to join their Sales team.

Candidates are required to have the experience of dealing with a top end discerning clientele having worked for a leading tour operator and have must have travelled extensively within Africa.


As a Africa Travel Specialist you will undertake an array of tasks & responsibilities:

Booking all aspects luxury travel to the Africa region
Up-selling and adding on of ancillary products including insurance, excursions, etc
Dealing with the public and travel agents by telephone
Processing efficiently all reservations
Ensure all bookings are dealt with accurately
Administration duties required to complete bookings

In addition to Sales, consultants are so responsible for the product, web content management, marketing and PR.

Africa Travel Specialist remuneration package:

Basic salary negotiable (circa £25K+ commission)
22 days holiday plus public/bank holidays
Monday to Friday

Pension

Travel Concessions

Africa Travel Specialist skill attributes:

Extensive travel within the above countries
Previous sales experience within the travel industry
Good sales techniques
An excellent telephone manner
Attention to detail
The ability to meet tight deadlines
To work under pressure whilst maintaining a focus on excellent customer service.
Must be to work on own initiative or as part of a team
A high standard of written English

To apply for this Africa Travel Specialist role, please email your CV to tony@newfrontiers.co.uk or contact Tony on 0207 812 3820.