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Africa Travel Specialist

C&M Travel Recruitment Ltd
£40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Fam Trips & Travel Concessions
Closing date
1 May 2024

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Tour Operator
Full Time
Contract Type
Job function

Africa Travel Specialist
This unique travel company are Africa specialists and offer bespoke holidays across Africa, the Middle East & Indian Ocean. They pride themselves on their expert team of travel specialists and are now looking for a UK home based Africa Travel Specialist to join their small team. This is an exciting opportunity for an Africa Travel Specialist, with first hand experience of travel to Southern Africa and with proven experience in a travel sales role selling to travel agents. Rewarded with a generous basic salary of £40k to £50k plus bonus, regular fam trips and discounted holidays!

Africa Travel Specialist - Role & Responsibilities:

  • Responding to incoming calls and emails, providing expert advice to travel agents.
  • Creating tailor-made itineraries to match customer requirements..
  • Processing quotes and confirming bookings.
  • Providing an efficient, customer focused after sales service.
  • Administration of bookings, ensuring information is correct for invoicing and documentation.
  • Attendance at relevant supplier events / product training as appropriate.
  • Assisting product & marketing teams as required according to business demands.

Africa Travel Specialist - Skills & Experience Required:

  • Must have proven experience of selling to travel agents in a tailor-made travel sales role and with extensive knowledge of Southern Africa.
  • First hand experience of travelling to Africa, Middle East and / or Indian Ocean.
  • Strong sales ability with specific experience of selling holidays to travel agents.
  • Passion for travel with genuine desire to provide exceptional customer service.
  • GDS skills would be an advantage but full training will be provided.

Africa Travel Specialist - Additional Information:

  • Basic salary of £40k to £50k dependent on experience plus commission / bonus
  • Fully home based (in the UK) - all equipment provided
  • Monday to Friday 9 to 5.30, Saturday mornings on a rota, approx. 1 in 4
  • Regular Fam trips to amazing destinations
  • Discounted holidays
  • Opportunity to work for this small, friendly, professional travel company who are experts in all things Africa

Please apply for the position of Africa Travel Specialist online or email your cv to

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