Tailor Made Travel Consultant

Location
Harrogate, North Yorkshire, England
Salary
£20000 per annum + Additional bonus and company benefits
Posted
31 Aug 2017
Closes
28 Sep 2017
Ref
19366GTH2
Contact
Gemma Thelwell
Job function
Sales
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Want to work for a highly reputable Tour Operator dealing with luxury travel, in North Yorkshire? Have you previous experience as a Reservations Consultant or Travel Consultant working for a Tour Operator? Are you keen to focus on bespoke, luxury travel, tailor-making to meet the needs of your discerning clients? We are looking for an experienced Travel Consultant to sell luxury itineraries to the Far East & Australasia. Be rewarded with an above average salary, bonus and company benefits.

JOB DESCRIPTION:
- Creating a wide variety of luxury itineraries to the Far East/Australasia by tailor-making
- Liaising with clients over the phone, offering exceptional customer service and attention to detail
- Itineraries could include; luxury hotel stays, beach holidays, twin centres and excursions
- Converting enquiries to bookings, and following up to ensure the itinerary runs smoothly
- Selling directly and through travel agencies
- Building rapport, and building your client base with repeat business and referrals
- Work Monday to Friday, office hours, with a rota for Saturdays and a day off in lieu (expect 1-2 Saturdays a month)

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
The successful candidate will already have travel industry experience, preferably from a tour operator. You will be passionate about travel, having travelled yourself and will have experience of tailor-making. Securing sales through building rapport and offering exceptional service is key. You will have GDS experience also. You will have knowledge/ experience of either extensively selling or travelling around the Far East and Australasia.

THE PACKAGE:
This truly is an excellent opportunity to progress your career in travel. In return for your hard work, an excellent basic salary is offered, in the region of £20k pa (negotiable) along with various benefits and familiarisation trip opportunities.

INTERESTED?
If you are keen to be considered, please follow the instructions to apply, attaching your CV. For any questions, please contact Gemma on 0161 9236120 gemma@traveltraderecruitment.co.uk

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