Tailor-made Specialist

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Location
W3 9QP, London (Greater)
Salary
Competitve Salary
Posted
05 Oct 2017
Closes
20 Oct 2017
Job function
Sales
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Tucan Travel is currently seeking applications from a tailor-made travel specialist, looking for an exciting new opportunity to join our busy reservations team based in Acton, West London.

This will be a full time position and you will be responsible for overseeing all tailor-made enquiries.

The role will involve:

•                    Dealing with both travel agents and direct clients, primarily over the telephone and via email, with some face to face meetings, either in the office or at trade shows

•                    Using extensive, personal product/destination knowledge to craft bespoke itineraries to meet client requirements

•                    Liaising with our trusted partners around the world to obtain new quotations and process bookings, whilst also developing our relationship with them to negotiate preferential rates and terms of trading

•                    Increasing levels of repeat business and maintaining high volume of positive feedback

•                    Representing Tucan Travel at various travel events and trade shows

Salary Package Includes:

•                     Competitive salary based on experience

•                     Holiday and sickness leave entitlement

•                     Educational travel valued up to £1500 per annum

•                     Uncapped commission structure

•                     Generous travel benefits

To be considered for this position you will need to possess the following:

•                     A passion for travel

•                     At least 2 years’ experience in the travel industry

•                     An ambitious attitude towards furthering your career

•                     The ability to be successful in a sales environment

•                     Focus with a strong attention to detail

•                     Have previously travelled to Latin America or Asia

•                     Have an understanding of the travel industry

•                     Perfect spoken and written English

•                     A good understanding of Google Mail and Excel

•                     A valid UK work permit, ancestry visa or EU passport

•                     Be a team player with exceptional organisational skills

•                     Be well presented and punctual

If you believe you have what it takes to be a success in this role, please send your CV and a covering letter outlining why you think you would be suitable by clicking "Apply Now"

Closing date for applications is Friday 20th October 2017