Experienced Africa Travel Consultant - London

£18k - 26k per year + Commission
04 May 2012
04 Jun 2012
Gemma Senft
Full Time
Contract Type

This well established, rapidly expanding award winning tour operator urgently requires an Experienced Tailor-Made Africa Travel Consultant to join their team on a permanent basis.

Candidates MUST have extensive knowledge of Africa gained from a recent previous role as a Africa Travel Specialist or have travelled extensively throughout Africa and have a travel sales background.

As an Experienced Tailor-Made Africa Travel Consultant you will undertake an array of tasks & responsibilities:

  • Plan and book tailor-made itineraries to Africa
  • Dealing with the public and travel agents by telephone
  • Work towards and exceed monthly sales targets
  • Ensure all bookings are dealt with accurately
  • Administration duties required to complete bookings

Experienced Tailor-Made Africa Travel Consultant remuneration package:

  • Basic salary £18000 to £26000 (depending on experience) + commission
  • 20 days holiday plus public/bank holidays
  • Predominately Monday to Friday with a Saturday rota

Experienced Tailor-Made Africa Travel Consultant skill attributes:

  • Must have travelled extensively within Africa
  • Must have tailor-made Travel sales experience
  • Good sales techniques
  • An excellent telephone manner
  • Knowledge of a GDS is preferable
  • Attention to detail
  • The ability to meet tight deadlines
  • To work under pressure whilst maintaining a focus on excellent customer service.
  • Must be to work on own initiative or as part of a team

For a fully confidential discussion on this Experienced Tailor-Made Africa Travel Consultant vacancy, please email your full current CV with travel profile to Gemma.


Due to volume of applications, only suitable applicants will be contacted.

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