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Luxury Africa Travel Consultant - Hybrid

Platinum Travel Recruitment
London (Central), London (Greater), Hertfordshire, Surrey, Essex, Kent
£32k-£38k + comm NEG, DOE
Closing date
26 May 2022

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Full Time
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Job Details

We are working with a successful luxury travel company that offers a range of inspiring itineraries across the globe. Due to growth for travel in the Africa & Indian Ocean regions now seeking a Luxury Africa Travel Consultant to work in the London office and from home.

This exciting opportunity is ideal for a luxury travel professional from a tour operator background  with sound knowledge of Africa & The Indian seeking career progression and something a little different. 

Africa Travel Consultant Duties:

  • Crafting a wide range of travel types across Africa for clients. This includes adventure trips, small group travel, celebration packages, Tailor-Made trips and many more.
  • Respond to incoming travel enquiries whist establishing the client’s needs and requirements, through dialogue and good use of question-asking.
  • Prepare proposal itineraries and quotes tailored to suits the needs of the client.
  • Foster and manage strong productive relationships with partners and suppliers on the ground to ensure the best rates of commission and levels of service.
  • Support marketing with destination/product-related knowledge and fact-checking of content.
  • Attend educational trips annually to locations to enhance knowledge and provide accurate information and marketing content for future campaigns and social media output. 

Essential Experience 

  • Extensive experience in travel sales arranging trips to Africa working for a tour operator
  • Have proficient knowledge and travel experience in Africa and The Indian regions.
  • Creative writing experience and social media competency.
  • Travel related qualification is an advantage but not essential.

Generous salary and commission is on offer along with career progression, sociable working hours and hybrid is available.


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

Find Us
Coombe Croft, Howell Hill Grove
KT17 3ER
United Kingdom
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