Business Travel Manager, home based

Location
North West England, England
Salary
Market Rate
Posted
26 Oct 2017
Closes
23 Nov 2017
Ref
19673
Contact
Christine Wilkins
Job function
Home Working
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Seeking experienced Business Travel Manager who is looking to work from home on an Out of Hours Basis.
Are you an existing homeworking agent looking for a more senior level role or an experienced Business Travel Consultant looking to move into homeworking?
Due to continued growth our highly successful client is looking for a Business Travel Manager to work for the out of hour's team. Managing a portfolio of clients and accounts, the Business Travel consultants provide first-class customer service at all times. Managing a team of 5 business travel consultants

THE ROLE:
This key role has a broad scope where you will assist clients with their travel enquiries both over the phone and via email, booking flights, hotels, arranging car hire, airport parking and advising on travel visas and Marine Travel. This role requires a mix of shift work days, evenings, nights and weekends.

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

To be successful in this role you will need to be a highly motivated Senior Business Travel Consultant or a Manager within the Corporate Travel industry with:
* Strong experience of net fares, including air passes and RTW fares and Marine
* Excellent travel industry and worldwide travel knowledge - having preferably travelled extensively and good Africa Knowledge a bonus
* Good CRS knowledge - Amadeus preferable but cross-training can be given;
* Strong ticketing experience, including net fares, reissues
* Excellent organisational skills and the ability to work under pressure;
* Keen negotiating skills;
* Excellent time management skills with the ability to plan current and future workloads effectively;
* A methodical and accurate approach;
* Experience working within an out of hour's team would be a distinct advantage

The Package:

A competitive salary package is offered subject to experience plus company benefits. Hours will be between 4.30pm and 8.30am Monday - Sunday.

Interested:

To apply for the role of Out of Hours Business Travel Manager working from home.

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For any queries:
Emailchristine@traveltraderecruitment.co.uk
Call0141 248 5222

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