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Travel & Events Executive

Travel Trade Recruitment
City of London, London, England
£21000 - £27000 per annum
Closing date
21 Mar 2024

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Full Time
Contract Type
Job function
Customer Service

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Are you experienced working in the Travel / Events Industry? Or are you a recent graduate / recent returned from travelling and looking to start your career in the Travel / Events Industry? Are you available to start a new role on 11th March? Look no further!!!

We have an exciting opportunity for an Travel & Events Executive to join a niche Travel / Events company based near Waterloo!

Job responsibilities:

* The Administration Executive will be responsible for ensuring that the events are booked correctly.
* You will book up hotels and activity centres and perform other general booking administration.
* Provide excellent customer service and a winning telephone manner
* You will ensure the full balance is received on time and see that everything runs like clockwork up until and after the event.
* You will be communicating all aspects of the booking directly with the Lead Organiser.
* You will be utilising a variety of communication channels from email, phone, internal messaging and booking systems.

Candidate Requirements:

* Experience within the Travel / Events Industry (desirable)
* Customer Service / Admin experience (desirable)
* Confident communication skills
* Naturally inclined to please and delight customers
* A strong grasp of English language writing skills
* A strong aptitude for numbers and calculating booking balances
* Excellent organisation and multi-tasking skills
* A strong ability to resolve all booking issues
* Outgoing personality.
* Enjoys socialising and experiencing nightlife
* A strong work ethic and good time management keeping
* Previous successful administrative experience is essential
* You should live by the motto "Work Hard - Play Hard!"

Working Hours, Package & Benefits:

* Monday - Friday (9 - 5.30pm)
* Base Salary - £22,000 - £27,000 (depending on experience) + incentives for achieving customer satisfaction targets
* 20 days Holidays + Bank Holiday
* Pension arrangements
* Monthly reward celebrations for delighting customers
* Incentive vouchers for over performing and internal competitions
* Travel around the UK and Europe to test and experience the events and activities we sell
* Sociable working environment with lots of events / nights out

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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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