Travel Executive

Location
Lichfield, Staffordshire, England
Salary
£16000 - £18000 per annum + bonus and incentives
Posted
21 Jan 2019
Closes
18 Feb 2019
Ref
21197-MHE
Contact
Marie Heaven
Job function
Sales
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Luxury Travel Sales Executive
Need a new challenge? This unique opportunity for a career hungry travel consultant has arisen in our award-winning luxury and specialist agency. You'll be part of a rapidly growing 'black-card' style VIP area of the business, creating tailor-made and high-end travel experiences all over the world.

Job Description
This new role will work alongside one of our company Directors to develop our black-card style, high-end, VIP client base. Working from our office, you will be required to deal with suppliers and clients over the phone, but also in our retail area when required.
As a well-established, independent and award-winning business we are seeking the best in the business to join our busy and dynamic team. Excellent travelling opportunities and a unique opportunity to sell interesting, new and adventurous destinations is on offer. Knowledge of AITO a bonus.

Key skills required
*Minimum 2 years experience of working in an independent travel agent sales environment preferred
*Tailor-making luxury worldwide holidays for the discerning clients
*Travel industry knowledge
*Experience of travelling abroad to luxury and/or specialist destinations
*Ability to think outside the box to go above & beyond the call of duty to create once in a lifetime holidays for discerning clients
*Excellent language & writing skills
*Confident and polite telephone manner
*Proficient use of Microsoft Office and computers
*Friendly, confident and professional manner

Ideal Candidate

*You may be currently working in a large independent or multiple and eager to progress tour career into the independent field to create beautiful tailor made and exciting luxury holidays for high-end clients. Or you may already work on this field and be ready for a new challenge.
*You will be aspiring to work for one of the leading, independent travel agencies in the UK
*Keen for a new challenge, you will also be able to bring your own expertise and knowledge to the table having travelled yourself and gained extensive knowledge within the industry.
*You will be keen to develop new ideas as part of a dynamic team working to keep ahead of the competition
*Flexible and eager to learn

This is a unique opportunity to join a small team of 8 travel experts, sales roles in our company do not come around very often and we firmly believe this is an exciting and unique opportunity for the right candidate.

Salary, £16,000 - £18,000 depending on experience
Bonus: Annual & monthly bonus scheme based on performance
Holiday entitlement: 28 days per year including bank holidays
Training & development: FAM trips, weekly training and local events

Interested?dsev
Please call Marie on 0121 450 9776 or send your CV to marie@traveltraderecruitment.co.uk
Or you can apply by clicking the link below.

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