SENIOR BUSINESS TRAVEL CONSULTANTS

Location
City of London, London, England
Salary
£28500 - £29500 per annum + Quarterly bonus + company benefits
Posted
11 Apr 2017
Closes
25 Apr 2017
Ref
18815
Contact
Darren Cole
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Due to continued growth I am looking for Senior Business Travel Consultants to join a busy reservations team for an award winning Travel Management Company specialising in the not-for-profit, charity & academic sectors.
Join them in their modern Central London offices, managing a portfolio of clients and accounts, the Business Travel consultants provide first-class customer service at all times. This key role has a broad scope: you will assist clients with their travel enquiries both over the phone and via email, including (but not limited to) booking flights, hotels, arranging car hire, airport parking and advising on travel visas.

THE JOB:
*Provide a variety of quotations to clients that meet their stated requirements
*Work closely with both Ticketing and Finance to ensure reservations/tickets are issued without any problems
*Meet and exceed personal objectives in line with company KPIs and account SLAs
*Understand key products, services and unique selling points
*Attend and participate in team meetings
*Attend airline training sessions
*Work with Business Account Managers to maximise opportunities and pass on relevant leads

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
*Strong experience of nett fares, including air passes and RTW fares
*Excellent travel industry and worldwide travel knowledge - having preferably travelled extensively
*Good CRS knowledge - Amadeus & Galileo preferable but cross-training can be given.
*Strong ticketing experience, including nett fares, re-issues
*Excellent organisational skills and the ability to work under pressure
*Excellent time management skills with the ability to plan current and future workloads effectively
*Extensive knowledge of African destinations would also be a distinct advantage
*A "lead by example" work ethic to drive first class customer service from the reservations department for all clients, suppliers and departments.

THE PACKAGE:
A competitive salary package is offered from £28,000 to £29,500 pa, subject to experience plus company benefits. Working hours are typically Monday to Friday 08:45 - 17:30

INTERESTED?
To apply for the role of Business Travel Consultant
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For any queries:
Emaildarren@traveltraderecruitment.co.uk
Call02073475060

Please note that due to the volume of applications received only successful candidates will be contacted