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Travel Consultant

Platinum Travel Recruitment
London (Greater), London, Central, North London, Essex, Herts
£27k-£31k + comm OTE £50K
Closing date
17 Dec 2021

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Job Details

We are working with a highly prestigious travel company who are now seeking an experienced Travel Consultant to join its friendly team in London and home based.

This award winning travel company offer an array of travel types to both leisure and corporate clients with a great reputation in the industry. From adventure travel to private jets, this travel firm offers handpicked itineraries across the globe.

This exciting opportunity is ideal for a travel professional with experience in travel sales from a tour operator or travel agent looking to earn generous commission and seeking a rewarding career.


  • Taking holiday enquiries by phone, email and online.
  • Arranging inspiring itineraries across the globe to travellers including Europe, USA, Caribbean, Indian Ocean, Africa, South America, Australia and New Zealand.
  • Arranging a wide range of holiday types including cruises, family trips, luxury tailormade travel, beach, honeymoon, ski, wellness, adventure, city breaks, safari’s along with travel extras including tours, airport lounges, car hire, insurance etc.
  • Considering clients’ requirements and advising on suitable destinations.
  • Checking availability with hotels and airlines.
  • Calculating tailor made quotes.
  • Confidently presenting quotes to clients by email and telephone.
  • Utilising your sales skills to convert enquiries into confirmed bookings.
  • Holding and booking flights on Galileo GDS
  • Booking accommodation


  • Tour operator or travel agency experience is essential
  • In-depth knowledge of a GDS.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Ability to easily build rapport and lasting relationships.
  • Good worldwide geographical knowledge.


  • Flexible working hours
  • Generous commission OTE £50K +
  • Refresher training
  • Bonus scheme
  • On-site parking
  • Part office and homeworking
  • Travel perks
  • Sociable working hours
  • Additional leave
  • Profit sharing/share options.
  • Casual dress
  • Company events
  • Employee discount
  • Sick pay.


Our Story – Travel Recruitment Specialists

Platinum Travel Recruitment have become recognised specialists within the travel industry for many years. Our consultants possess a profound depth of knowledge of the travel industry having worked within travel, with an array of contacts throughout the UK and beyond. 

This is just one of the factors that allows us to provide a superior recruitment service. We ensure that our clients have access to the cream of the crop within the travel industry and candidates can enjoy exciting career-enhancing opportunities. The services that we provide to our clients and candidates show that we are not just recruiters; we are HR professionals, career advisors and experts in the travel industry.

Having two offices strategically placed in the Midlands and Surrey, close to London, this enables us to service a large geographical area and provide that face to face contact for both clients and job seekers.

Strategic in our thinking with a responsive approach to future needs, we think far beyond the conventional recruitment process by conducting a thorough analysis of both our candidates and clients.

Our experienced consultants manage the full recruitment process, screen and test each potential applicant matching the job specifications ensuring time is not wasted on unsuitable candidates. Our open, honest and committed approach will ensure that you reach your goals. So, let’s link up and chat what success means to you.


Why use Platinum Travel Recruitment?


Ability to supply professional pre-scanned travel candidates screened from consultants with years of experience in the travel industry.

Quality applicants rather then quantity.

We appreciate locating the right candidate can be a challenge. We save you time and money on locating candidates by short listing, database searching, head hunting and advertising the vacancies at no cost.

With our strong marketing prescience we are able to target the best applicants right from the outset.

Interviews are only organised for applicants clients wish to see free of charge. Once the candidate is placed a competitive fee will be charged with free trial periods for candidates starting with your organisation.

Many clients use us on an exclusive basis as we listen to requirements and offer the highest level of customer satisfaction whilst understanding your business needs.

If you are looking to expand your company or need recruitment advice feel free to call us on 0208 942 4103


Assistance with the interview and application process

Our experienced and qualified consultants will listen to your requirements in locating the right role and progress your career

Able to provide free career advice on your next move

We have a range of roles including Reservations, Business Travel, Marketing, Product, Management plus more many more exciting opportunities to enhance your career.

Our service is free and kept strictly confidential.

Utilise your experience and achieve your goal – send us your CV today

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Coombe Croft, Howell Hill Grove
KT17 3ER
United Kingdom
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