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Business travel consultant

Travel Trade Recruitment
Manchester, Greater Manchester, England
£25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus
Closing date
4 Jan 2024

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Business Travel
Full Time
Contract Type
Job function
Fares & Ticketing

Job Details

Leading global independent Corporate Travel company, are seeking an experienced Business Travel Consultant to join their team based in South Manchester working on a hybrid basis (part home-based, part office based) This is no ordinary business travel role; you'll be working on exciting and varied Sports and Media Accounts. An excellent starting salary up to £30k pa (DOE) plus bonuses is available to the successful candidates. If you have GDS (Galileo, Amadeus, Sabre) then we are keen for your application! Fully remote working considered potentially for exceptional candidates that require limited training and support

* To Handle individual Travel and Accommodation for Sports & Media accounts
* Book all flights and accommodation via the GDS and / or ad hoc websites.
* To present a full knowledge of UK & International destinations, venues and travel providers by attending trips, tradeshows and supplier visits as required
* Calculate and deliver travel fares and itinerary options based on the client's needs
* Produce all travel costing's accurately and within times frames, comply with company & client invoicing processes
* Proactively escalate delivery issues through notification of management to ensure continuous improvement of meeting processes, procedures and tools
* Display excellent written and verbal communication skills, particularly in areas relating to spelling, grammar and punctuation
* Show ability to work within tight deadlines and schedules
* Ensure client feedback is seen as an opportunity to improve. Creatively resolve all disputes in a timely and effective manner involving others where appropriate

This comes with a very competitive starting salary up to £30k pa (dependent on your level of experience in relation to the role), there is a highly achievable bonus scheme, offering an extra £4k a year on top. There is a further benefits package and the opportunity to progress internal if desired. This is a lovely company to work for, with staff longevity and also if sports and media interests you then these are exciting accounts to be involved with!

For hybrid working, they will consider anyone with at least a years' business travel experience, ideally having used Amadeus or Galileo. To get the top end salary or be considered for fully home-based you would need to have solid previous business travel experience for a longer period of time and be confident in your business travel and GDS


Travel Trade Recruitment handles vacancies from hundreds of employers each year. We have a wide variety of permanent and temporary job opportunities within all sectors of the travel industry, including business travel, tour operations, retail travel, and reservations.
We want to help you find the ideal travel industry job, make the next career step, and maximise your potential. We do this by finding out about you, as well as what is important to your career goals and lifestyle aspirations.

We also offer CRS training courses in the four major systems of Galileo, Sabre, Amadeus, Worldspan, and can advise which course would enhance your career.
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Travel Trade Recruitment won three awards in 2009 for Best Travel Recruitment Consultancy, including 'Best UK Travel Recruitment Consultancy' at the Globe Travel Awards, Star Recruitment Consultancy at the Travel Bulletin Awards, and Travel Recruitment Company of the Year at the recent British Travel Awards. We are an official ABTA Industry Partner, Members of the Institute of Travel and Tourism (IATA) and the Recruitment and Employment Confederation.

All information supplied to Travel Trade Recruitment will be dealt with confidentiality. Your details will not be passed onto a Client without your specific permission.

Our service to job seekers is completely free. Contact your nearest office and speak our friendly consultants for free advice, or register for our online recruitment services at

London Office
Tel: 0203 887 9444

Birmingham Office
Tel: 0121 222 2624

Manchester Office
Tel: 0161 923 6120

Leeds Office
Tel: 0113 394 4147

Scottish Division
Tel: 0141 248 5222

Temp Division
Tel: 0203 887 9444



Company info
0203 887 9444
3rd Floor, 1 Aldgate

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