Senior Worldwide Travel Consultant - Tailormade Travel

Location
North London, London, England
Salary
£25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted
13 Jun 2017
Closes
20 Jun 2017
Ref
19060
Contact
Michael Ruggiero
Job function
Sales
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
This award-winning independent luxury travel agency based in an affluent area of North London is seeking an experienced luxury tailor-made travel consultant to join their friendly and dynamic team. The ideal candidate will come from a similar independent luxury retail travel agency with fantastic knowledge of worldwide destinations and the ability to tailor inspirational and bespoke travel itineraries.

Their clients are friendly, knowledgeable and loyal because they offer an unprecedented level of service and customer support along with great knowledge and experience of both destinations and product.

The Ideal Candidate:
*Would have between 2 - 5 years' experience of working in a successful independent retail travel agency* dealing with clients both face to face plus via email and phone.
*A proven track record of sales being knowledgeable (not necessarily expert) about European and long haul destinations
*Have the manner, temperament and eloquence to be able to connect and converse with clients in order to close the sale, plus be able to work both independently and as part of a team.
*Be able to use Galileo and have a good understanding of airline fares.
*Experience of both selling ABTA packages with a good knowledge of independent tour operators plus being able to dynamically package under an ATOL licence using a wide variety of suppliers including bed banks, direct contracts, internet booking engines direct sell airlines.
*Passion for travel and to have travelled extensively, and keen to travel further.
*Desire to learn and improve knowledge

The Package:
The successful applicant can expect a very competitive basic salary package along with uncapped commission on top! Plus the chance to work for a very established independent travel business with a friendly and warm atmosphere.

If you meet the job requirements please send your CV along with your destination travel profile by applying online.