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Events Consultant

Employer
Travel Trade Recruitment
Location
Glasgow, Scotland
Salary
£24000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits & Career Progression
Closing date
3 May 2024

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Sector
Conferences & Events
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Job function
Customer Service

Job Details

Established independent provider of corporate travel, group travel, conference and events are seeking a bright, articulate individual who has experience within the Travel Industry or Hospitality industry to train on a support role for their groups, conference and events team. This is a great chance for you to use your fantastic communication and customer service skills, as well as administrative and computer skills to be trained as a Groups Consultant within conference and events. Starting salary is dependent on experience but in the region of £24k pa - £27k pa and this is a Monday to Friday role, no weekends!!! Fully office based in Glasgow, you will be working with a fun, small team, learning the ropes from your peers.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Support a small of experienced Groups Consultants who put together all the travel, conference & events needs for corporate groups!
  • Dealing with clients and suppliers over the phone and via email
  • Learning in house systems and GDS to help book venues, hotels and travel for conference and events.
  • Liaising with hotels and venues, confirming names, special requests etc
  • Ensuring accurate details are input onto systems.
  • General administrative support

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED
This is a great opportunity for a Travel Consultant who is keen to do something different and move from leisure travel into Conference, Events, Groups and the world of corporate travel. You will ideally have at least 18 months in a travel or hospitality related role (perhaps you have worked in hotel reservations and dealt with organising some conferences or events for businesses). It is desirable though not essential that you are a graduate. You will have a bright personality, enthusiastic, articulate and willing to learn. You will have a good level of IT skills to pick up new systems and you will thrive in a small team, office-based environment.

THE PACKAGE:

Starting salary will be dependent on experience and interview but is in the region of £24k pa - £27k pa, and additional benefits will be discussed at interview, but this is a rare opportunity to spring board into a career into group travel, business travel, conference and events!

INTERESTED?

Please follow the instruction to apply attaching your CV. This vacancy is being managed by Claire Muge on 0141 248 5222 claire@traveltraderecruitment.co.uk

Company

TRAVEL TRADE RECRUITMENT
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.

TRAINING
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.
Find more details at www.traveltradetraining.com

VOTED 'BEST UKTRAVEL RECRUITMENT CONSULTANCY'
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

www.traveltradejobs.com

London Office
Tel: 0203 887 9444
Email: london@traveltraderecruitment.co.uk

Birmingham Office
Tel: 0121 222 2624
Email: birmingham@traveltraderecruitment.co.uk

Manchester Office
Tel: 0161 923 6120
Email: manchester@traveltraderecruitment.co.uk

Leeds Office
Tel: 0113 394 4147
Email: leeds@traveltraderecruitment.co.uk

Scottish Division
Tel: 0141 248 5222
Email: scotland@traveltraderecruitment.co.uk

Temp Division
Tel: 0203 887 9444
Email: temps@traveltraderecruitment.co.uk

 

 

Company info
Website
Telephone
0203 887 9444
Location
3rd Floor, 1 Aldgate
London
EC3N 1RE
GB

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