Travel Consultant Asia and Africa Specialist

Employer
DCV Specialist Recruitment
Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
£25k-£28k
Closing date
5 Jun 2022

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Sector
Tour Operator
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Job function
Sales
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Job Details

Our client are specialists in luxury tailormade holidays and tours. They specialise in Africa, South East Asia, The Far East and the Indian Subcontinent. They are seeking a candidate with an expert knowledge of Asia and Africa, through both selling the destinations and personal travel.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Using in house systems to manage client bookings from the initial enquiry through to the final confirmation
  • Deal with clients in a professional manner both verbally and written
  • Manage supplier and ground agent relationships to ensure the best rates and levels of service
  • Ensure all client quotes are relevant and cost effective
  • Assist the marketing team in helping to create new and innovative itineraries
  • Attend educational trips to Asia and Africa
  • Help out with the social media content
  • Keep up to date with travel trends and new products
  • Show your creativity by suggesting new ideas on how to improve itineraries

Person Spec:

  • Charismatic
  • Have strong team spirit
  • Personable and professional whilst under pressure
  • Effective communicator
  • Excellent telephone manner
  • Be able to work to tight deadlines
  • Be enthusiastic for travel, wellbeing, design and food

Experience:

  • Strong knowledge of MS Office
  • Experience in travel sales within a tour operator
  • Have proficient knowledge of Asia and Africa
  • Widely travelled

Company

DCV is a specialist recruitment agency providing Permanent, Contract & Interim staffing solutions throughout the UK and Worldwide.

Our many areas of expertise within Travel include:

Specialist Tailor-made Consultants

Business Travel Consultants

Sales Consultants

Administration & Operations Consultant

Ticketing Consultants

Product Managers

Commercial Managers

Marketing Managers

Account Managers

Business Development Managers

Finance Controllers

To name just a few of the travel backgrounds within the Travel Industry we deal with

Our Senior Consultants and Resource’s specialise in The Travel Industry with over 22 years’ experience by offering both candidates and clients an unrivalled recruitment service.

DCV Specialist Recruitment work in collaboration with its clients to provide a consultative service aligned to their business goals. This industry focused approach has enabled DCV to forge business partnerships with SME’s, Corporate & Blue Chip Travel Organisations across the globe.

DCV Specialist Recruitment has a targeted approach when sourcing candidates, enabling us to provide our clients with the most qualified and experienced candidates within the market place providing quality at all times.

Our candidate attraction strategy is be-spoke to each client to ensure that we resource Travel professionals from the background desired, coupled with the skills and experience to deliver results. These attraction methods include but are not exhaustive off:

  • Our Database
  • Traditional client specific Head Hunting
  • Niche Job boards
  • Social networking
  • Travel Industry specific publications
  • Referrals

The delivery of our service is harnessed by our Skilled Consultants and our Resource Team, all of whom have a wealth of experience within the Travel Industry sector.

Contact us

DCV TECHNOLOGIES LIMITED

Biz Space

575-599 Maxted Road

Hemel Hempstead

HP2 7DX

Telephone number : 01442 270 711

 

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