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Travel Consultant

Platinum Travel Recruitment
London (Greater), Essex, Surrey, Herts, Kent
£30k-£35k + excellent comm + perks NEG, DOE
Closing date
26 Apr 2024

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Tour Operator
Full Time
Contract Type
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Job Details

Do you want to spend all day making people’s dreams become a reality? We are looking for an experienced and sales driven Worldwide Tailormade Travel Consultant to create worldwide itineraries across the globe.

This award winning tour operator creates bespoke, tailor-made itineraries to worldwide destinations, exploring some of the World’s most famous sites. Whether that is a scenic trip through the Rocky Mountains or an adrenaline fuelled experience in Iceland our client offers it all.

The ideal candidate will be sales driven and experienced in selling tailor-made long haul holidays and have a real passion for travel and customer service. If you have previously worked within a call centre with a tour operator and are now looking for progression or are currently working in tour operations but want a specialist role this could be the ideal job for you!

Worldwide Tailormade Travel Consultant Duties:

  • Selling worldwide tailor-made holidays and tours across the globe via telephone and email.
  • All of the enquiries will be for worldwide destinations, and with many of the enquiries and bookings being for multi-centres and tours from direct customers.
  • Source ground arrangements with overseas supplier.
  • Using your excellent destination knowledge to create long lasting and memorable experiences for clients.
  • Using GDS on a daily basis to secure travel products.
  • Converting incoming enquiries into a sale and earning lucrative commission.
  • Delivering excellent levels of customer service, maintaining the strong reputation of this travel company.

Essential Requirements:

  • Previous travel experience is essential within sales from a tour operator ideally within a call centre environment.
  • Experience in hitting targets.
  • Worldwide travel knowledge.
  • GDS is a must such as Amadeus or Galileo.
  • Sales driven with a passion for travel and customer service.

Hybrid working model based in London.

Lucrative salary and generous commission are on offer along with career development, travel perks, pension and many other benefits.


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

Company info
Coombe Croft, Howell Hill Grove
KT17 3ER

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