Long-haul Travel Consultant - Winchester

Location
Winchester, Hampshire, England
Salary
£16000 - £18000 per annum + OTE £25k pa, uncapped, benefits!
Posted
18 Oct 2017
Closes
15 Nov 2017
Ref
19647
Contact
Claire Muge
Job function
Sales
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Do you have a love of travel with a flair for sales? Are you an experienced Travel Consultant with passion for selling these long-haul destinations? This established luxury long-haul Travel Company, well respected in the travel industry, is looking for a Travel Specialists in their Hampshire branches to sell worldwide package and tailor-made itineraries, earning excellent commission for your bookings. This is an excellent travel position for someone who wants good earnings potential whilst dealing with exciting and varied product, rather than just standard package holiday itineraries!

JOB DESCRIPTION:
* Using your flair for sales and customer service face-to-face and over the phone
* Tailor-making holidays to long haul, luxury destinations
* Also booking European packages, to compete with the multiple agencies
* Using first hand destination knowledge in addition to travel industry experience.
* Using nett fares, Galileo and ground contracts to create dream itineraries.
* Working to achieve sales target and earn commission and incentives
* Office hours are 7 days per week, open later mid-week. You would work 5 out of the 7 days on a fair, shift and rota, pattern.

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
* Previous travel industry experience - ideally in a long haul, tailor made environment
* Experience of hitting and exceeding sales targets
* GDS experience is an advantage
* Good IT skills and experience of using Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
* Strong communication skills with the ability to provide a high level of service - face-to-face, by telephone and by email
* Ability to work under own supervision and as part of a team
* Enthusiastic and persuasive
* Attention to detail and ability to problem solve
* Passionate about travel.

PACKAGE:
A highly competitive salary offering a base salary up to £18k dependent on experience, but there is a real opportunity to boast these earnings with a first year OTE of £23k -£25k pa and successful Travel Consultants earning more! There additional benefits including discounts and educationals!

INTERESTED:
Please follow the instructions to apply attaching your CV. For any questions, please contact Claire on 01293 850647 or email claire@traveltraderecruitment.co.uk

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