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Travel Agency Manager

Travel Trade Recruitment
Edinburgh, Scotland
£25000 - £30000 per annum + Commission & Benefits!
Closing date
22 May 2024

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Retail Travel Agency Managers! Do you want to continue your travel industry career with a multi award-winning, well-established, independent travel company? If you have experience of working as a Manager or an Assistant Manager in a retail travel agency then we are seeking a talented and passionate travel people motivator, for a brand that offers both a competitive salary package and career development. Based in the outskirts of Edinburgh (near Blackford), this Travel Manager position offers a competitive basic up to £30k pa, commission incentives, discounts and many more benefits.

* Working in a Retail Travel store, dealing with customers face to face and over the phone, offering excellent customer service
* Lead, motivate, and develop the sales team to achieve targets and deliver exceptional customer service.
* Implement effective sales strategies and initiatives to maximize revenue and profitability.
* Foster a positive and collaborative work environment, encouraging teamwork and providing guidance and support to team members.
* Monitor and analyse store performance, identifying areas for improvement and implementing action plans to drive business growth.
* Work with your team on their own Personal Development Plans and set goals for progression and achievement
* Maintain strong product knowledge and stay updated on industry trends, destinations, and travel-related information.
* Build and maintain relationships with customers, suppliers, and other stakeholders to enhance business opportunities.

We are seeking candidates that have previous experience as a Travel Agency Manager or Assistant Manager, looking for a new challenge and a company they can develop with. Even if you have been out of the Travel Industry for some time, that is no problem, our client is happy to help you get up to speed again! And there has never been a better time to return; these are busy and prosperous times!

Basic salary is competitive and depending on experience in the region of £25k pa - £30k pa, but there is much more on offer here: commission and bonuses, incentive schemes (such as shopping vouchers and free flights), generous staff & family discounts on holidays, up to 34 days of annual leave, pension, life assurance and the other benefits such as discounts with high street retailers. They are also a company that focus on your development and your career, so there is great potential for long term personal growth and opportunity.

Please follow the instructions to apply attaching your CV! For any further information please call 0141 2485222 or email If this role is not quite right, but you have Travel Industry experience and are keen to find a new opportunity, please do send your CV, we may have something else that could be perfect for you! Know someone else who might be interested in Travel Industry opportunities? Please share our details!


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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