Senior Business Travel Consultant

Location
City of London, London, England
Salary
Up to £30000 per annum
Posted
23 Sep 2019
Closes
21 Oct 2019
Ref
22554
Contact
Joe Bartholomew
Job function
Fares & Ticketing
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Top Class Senior Business Travel Consultant needed to work for a lovely niche independent Business Travel company in the City of London. Have you got strong Galileo experience? Do you cover all aspects of business travel? You MUST be a confident self-sufficient agent and really know your stuff for this fantastic role working within a great team on a mix of accounts.

THE JOB:
*Handling all travel requests from a wide variety of business travel clients
*Researching worldwide itineraries via Galileo GDS to make propositions to clients that are both efficient and cost-effective
*Delivering excellent customer service
*Building rapport and strong relationships with clients
*Following clients' profiles and adhering to company policy
*Offering advice in all aspects of Business Travel
*Cooperate with clients to determine their needs and advise them appropriate destination, modes of transportations, travel dates, costs and accommodations.
*Make sure propositions are efficient and cost-effective within companies' policy.
*Dealing with cancellations and amendments, including schedule changes and refunds.
*Responding to phone calls and emails within set time scales.
*Checking & arranging Passport & Visa requirements Amend existing bookings and recalculating airfares accurately
*Ticketing
*Management of Corporate Membership Accounts: BA On Business, BenefitPlusPoint etc
*Booking rail: domestic / international, cars and airport transfers
*Proactive management of client profiles
*Adhere to in-house booking procedures

IDEAL CANDIDATE:
*Capable of managing a variety of corporate accounts in a fast paced environment
*Experienced in using Galileo GDS
*The ability to identify and create additional revenue opportunities and/or value added services relevant to the client's requirements
*A strong, methodical and accurate work ethic to service all bookings from initial enquiry through to invoice and ticketing
*Exceptional customer service, to include proactive travel advice and demonstrable cost savings to our clients
*Confidence in all aspects of fares & ticketing, including net/corporate fares
*The ability to calculate and manage Air, Eurostar & Rail refunds
*Able to work without supervision and manage own workload
*Proven ability to create international travel arrangements including air, hotel and ground transportation
*Knowledge of net and published fares

THE PACKAGE:
Salary is competitive at between circa £30,000 depending on experience.
Working only Monday to Friday

INTERESTED?
Click- 'APPLY' now to submit your CV
Call- Joe on 0203 887 9444
Email- Joe@traveltraderecruitment.co.uk

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