Experienced Travel Consultant - Birmingham

£15k - 17k per year + Bonus
08 May 2012
08 Jun 2012
Gemma Senft
Full Time
Contract Type

Experienced Travel Consultant – Birmingham - up to £17000

This highly successful, Travel Company urgently requires an experienced Travel Consultant to join their Reservations Team based in their busy call centre on a permanent basis.

Applicants must have good knowledge of long haul destinations gained within Tour Operations or Retail Travel.

As a Travel Consultant you will undertake an array of tasks & responsibilities: 

  • Selling flights, hotels, transfers and cruises to the Travel Trade
  • Creating tailor made itineraries, which include booking hotels, villas with flight reservations.
  • Up-selling and adding on of ancillary products including car hire, insurance, airport parking, etc…
  • Efficiently processing all reservations
  • Ensure all bookings are dealt with accurately
  • Administration duties required to complete bookings

Travel Consultant remuneration package:

  • Basic salary up to £17000 + bonus
  • 20 days holiday plus public/bank holidays 
  • A Friendly and professional environment working.

Travel Consultant skill attributes: 

  • Strong sales experience gained from a Tour Operator or Travel Agent
  • At least 2 years experience using a GDS (preferably Amadeus)
  • Knowledge of booking nett fares and airline contracts
  • Excellent sales technique supported by evidence of previous performance 
  • Confident and enthusiastic 
  • Credibility when discussing travel options 
  • Hard working and good team player

For a fully confidential discussion on this Travel Consultant position, please email your CV to Gemma


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

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