Travel Consultant - Travel Agent, Barrhead, Scotland
Travel Consultant - Travel Agent. Would you love to work for a company that puts YOU at the heart of the business, listening to your views and ensuring you get the opportunity to develop a lifelong career? How about a finding a Travel Consultant role where you get to sell dreams and help people plan the most exciting trips of their lives?
If this sounds like the perfect job for you, then read on…
Our Multi-Award Winning client is on the hunt for the best talent in the industry to join their incredible sales team. They’re rapidly expanding across the UK and are looking for passionate people who love travel and most importantly, love providing exceptional experiences for holidaymakers.
The Travel Consultant role is fast-paced, rewarding and incredibly diverse and is best suited for those who thrive in a dynamic face-to-face sales environment. Our client’s dedicated Training Academy offers support for every single member of their team, with you every step of the way to help get your career off to a flying start.
Here’s Some Key Information about The Role:
- As a specialist Travel Consultant, you will be creating and booking unforgettable experiences, tailored exactly to your customer’s needs
- Confidently communicating with prospect clients, building a rapport and following hot-leads through a wide range of channels including online live chats, social media, telephone enquiries and face-to-face conversation
- Offering out-of-this-world customer service. Our client has won multiple awards for their fantastic customer service and are looking for more great people to join their award-winning teams
- Meeting sales targets and working as a team to contribute to your branch’s overall targets
Now Let’s Talk About You:
- Travel Consultant with real passion – you’ve got to love travel and be passionate about customer service
- A flair for communicating with a wide variety of clients; you’ll need to be able to adapt and quickly build a rapport
- The confidence, determination and drive to succeed. You should also love learning – the travel industry is always changing and you’ll need to be able to stay on top of trends and emerging destinations
- Tenacious and determined – as a key member of the sales team, you’ll have an individual target to work towards as well-being pivotal to the overall store target
- Experience or of the travel industry is essential - full tailored training plans are provided for everyone
What’s On Offer:
Our client don’t simply offer jobs. They offer careers, with real development and growth prospects. They’re rapidly expanding across the UK with 76 retail outlets and even more planned for 2020, which means there’s huge opportunity for career progression. You’ll also be joining a family of brilliant colleagues; who love working hard but play even harder. Take a look at some of the many benefits on offer:
- Competitive base salary of £16,500 - £18,000 DOE, with uncapped earnings through our client’s commission and bonus schemes
- Incredible incentives; from all-expenses paid bucket-list holidays and free flights, to iPads and Love2Shop Vouchers , there’s the chance to win great prizes every single month
- The opportunity to travel the world, thanks to our client’s incredible worldwide familiarisation trips which are designed to enhance your product knowledge
- A Personal Development Plan and continued training and development. Tell our client your career-goals and they’ll work with you to help you achieve them
- Generous staff discounts for your own holidays plus discounts available for family and friends
- Up to 34 days of annual leave (well, you need time to enjoy those amazing holiday discounts, don’t you?)
- The opportunity to take paid overtime
- A hugely varied company benefits scheme which includes amazing discounts with high street retailers and access to child-care vouchers
- Personal life assurance policy
- Pension scheme
- The chance to attend some unique industry and teambuilding events throughout the year PLUS each year our client host a company awards party to celebrate their fantastic teams and raise a glass (or two) to the coming year
- Charity is a huge part of our client’s life and so all of our employees get one paid day per year to dedicate to voluntary work for a charity of their choice
This is an exciting opportunity to join an award-winning company, selling a product you love, whilst reaping the rewards of an extremely generous bonus structure within a fun and exciting industry.
Sounds Like you?
To apply, submit your CV letting us know why you’re the perfect fit and let us know your career goals and ambitions, or simply call us to discuss the role further. Don’t forget to tell us about your favourite holiday destinations.
Important, Please Note: It is unlawful to employ a person in a UK-based role who does not have permission to live and work in the UK. You should make yourself aware of how immigration laws apply to your situation prior to applying.