Flights coordinator

Location
Oxfordshire, England
Salary
£24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted
05 Jan 2018
Closes
02 Feb 2018
Ref
48618
Contact
Duncan Tingle
Job function
Sales
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent


Flight co-ordinator £25,000 Required for this lovely travel company based on the edge of Oxford. They are looking for a strong flights person, ideally with GDS knowledge to join the team.

Flight co-ordinators duties
-Identify and plan the flight requirements, both group and individual
-Build a strong relationship with the external flights consolidator to ensure all flight requirements are being met
-Identify and source all company flight requirements outside of contracted groups space
-Calculate costs for Flight upgrades and identify increased revenue opportunities
-Monitoring flight changes and updating as necessary in-house systems, and advising guests and other departments
-Manage, update and produce flight manifests
-Communicate all flight information to the Reservations Team & Operations
-Cost control and utilising seat allocation to maximise on revenues
-Handle hotel allocations and manage hotel manifests
-Liaise with overseas hotels booking departments
-Manage the transfer requirements airport/ship and liaise with appropriate ground handlers
Flights co-ordinators skills required
Previous experience of worldwide flight reservations using a GDS is essential (Amadeus Flights & Ticketing)
-Cruise or bespoke tour operator experience preferred
-A passion for cruise or travel
-Good level of commercial awareness
-Methodical & organised with exceptional attention to detail
-Ability to prioritise and work to strict deadlines

If you are interested in the above role please call Duncan on 0207 397 1287 quoting DT48618 or sent your cv to duncan@candm.co.uk

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C&M Travel Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. We are committed to equality of opportunity for all candidates. For more opportunities, please visit www.candm.co.uk

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