Part Time Business Travel Consultant (Flexible Hours)

Location
Ellesmere Port, Cheshire, England
Salary
Up to £18500 per annum + Generous Holiday Entitlement
Posted
25 Apr 2019
Closes
23 May 2019
Ref
21928GTH1
Contact
Gemma Thelwell
Job function
Sales
Hours
Part Time
Contract Type
Contract
Experienced in corporate travel and looking for a business travel role? Want to work for a company that specialises in booking conferences, events and business travel? My client a family run business based in Cheshire are recruiting for a Part Time Business Travel Consultant. If you are passionate about providing 1st class service to Corporate Business Travellers, in a timely manner - this could be the perfect opportunity for you!

Job Description:
*Booking travel requests for a wide variety of business travellers.
*Being aware of the various different maximum spend budgets and offering the best deals possible.
*Handling amendments, cancellations and schedule changes and ensuring that they are cancelled within the cancellation policy deadlines.
*Ensuring that rate comparisons are carried out in order to book the best deal possible.
*Booking travel products including: rail, flights, hotel bookings, group bookings, events,conferences, coaches, restaurants and car hire etc.
*Researching hotel standards to ensure that quality accommodations are booked to avoid complaints.
*Speaking with corporate clients in a welcoming and professional manner.
*Delivering great customer service each and every time.
*Entering purchase invoices into Sage and ensuring that they are loaded under the correct company.
*Chasing suppliers for overdue payments through Sage.
*Working on other ad-hoc accounts projects in Sage.
*Working on client reports in excel and carrying out price comparisons for train travel.

Key Job Details:
*Part Time position
*Set hours - Wednesday & Thursday from 9:00am - 5:00pm and Friday 10:30am - 5:00pm
*Must be flexible on working hours and be in a position to work paid overtime, as the business demands.
*Must be willing to do extra hours/days when the Managing Director is on away on holiday and this is usually during school holidays.
*Excellent holiday package

Experience Required:
*Experienced Business Travel Consultant.
*Good IT skills is essential.
*Outstanding people skills and an impressive client focus.
*Experience in book-keeping and Sage would be an advantage but not essential.
*Time management skills and the ability to prioritise the travel bookings.
*Possess a good level of travel geography.
*A welcoming telephone manner.

INTERESTED? HERE'S HOW TO APPLY.
To apply for this exciting opportunity, please call Gemma 01619236120 or email your CV to gemma@traveltraderecruitment.co.uk. Alternatively click 'Apply Now' below and follow our easy to view instructions below.

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