TRAVEL EXPERT

Location
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England
Salary
£25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted
19 Sep 2019
Closes
17 Oct 2019
Ref
LH171
Contact
Lucy Hatcher
Job function
Sales
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
TRAVEL EXPERT
TOUR OPERATOR
CHELTENHAM, £EXCELLENT + BONUS

THE JOB
Our client is an award-winning tour operator with a number of accolades under their belt in the last 12 months, they are also one of the fastest-growing tour operators in the UK. As part of their expansion, they are looking to hire some travel experts. Ideally, candidates will come from a retail background and have a strong understanding of tailormade travel to worldwide destinations, although key destinations include Indochina, Japan, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Middle East, Latin America, and Canada.

For this Travel Expert job, you will manage the sale from initial enquiry through to your customers returning home. It is essential that you are able to build a rapport with your clients and establish a good understanding of their requirements and create a bespoke tailored travel itinerary especially for them.

Working for this expanding travel business you will be given all the tools to enable you to do the job, working as part of a close-knit team where you'll share ideas and deliver an outstanding product and customer service.


ABOUT THE COMPANY
A fast-growing tailormade tour operator, with a fun and friendly vibe where you will be given the autonomy to make the decision but also well balanced with the support you'll need to succeed.


WHAT EXPERIENCE DO I NEED?
* A travel industry background, ideally working in retail
* Experience of tailormade holidays
* Knowledge of Indochina, Japan, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Middle East, Latin America or Canada is ESSENTIAL
* A strong team player
* You will be sales driven and have excellent customer service


WHAT'S IN IT FOR ME?
Our client is offering a generous basic salary, with an uncapped commission structure. They also offer flexible working, gym membership and a pension

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