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Senior Travel Specialist (Asia)

Travel Trade Recruitment
City of London, London, England
£33000 - £40000 per annum + Plus Commission
Closing date
20 Jun 2024

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Are you an Asia Specialist? Are you looking for a new challenge in Luxury Travel? Then this role might be for you! We are looking for Senior Asia Travel Specialist to join our client who are based in Central London.

As a Travel Specialist you will take responsibility for existing clients and build upon their rapidly growing client base. You will be creating memorable journeys, looking after the client from initial contract through to building itineraries, confirming travel arrangements, making contact upon their return, and setting up their next exciting experience.


  • At the earliest opportunity, to contact enquiries requested a brochure with a view to nurturing this initial enquiry into an active sales lead.
  • To proactively ensure familiarity with all products developments in your region - most specially those promoted on the company website, in brochures, magazines and any other marketing collateral, including special offers.
  • To routinely attend product training sessions, including participating on company sponsored educational trips.
  • Attend and actively participate in all learning opportunities, offering your expertise to the training team where requested to increase knowledge across the business.

Person Specification:

  • Passionate about travel
  • Sales driven and focused
  • A positive team player
  • Articulate and creative
  • Keen to progress and develop a career within the travel industry
  • Enthusiastic and fun
  • Knowledge and experience of travel within South East Asia
  • At least 2 years' experience in a similar Travel Consultant position
  • Sales driven and focused
  • A positive team player
  • Articulate with a high standard of written English and excellent attention to detail
  • Experience of CRS (Galileo preferred)
  • Keen to progress and develop a career within the travel industry
  • Enthusiastic and fun


  • Offering a salary up to £40,000 DOE, plus bonus package
  • Hybrid working role, 3 days in the office and 2 from home
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Bike to work scheme
  • Travel loans
  • Work-save pension plan
  • Life Assurance
  • Recruitment bonus
  • Regular social events
  • Progression opportunities
  • Sales Incentives Plan providing opportunity to earn commission on sales
  • Educational trips
  • 20 days annual leave increasing with each year service up to 25 days
  • Additional pay for each Saturday worked
  • Employee discounts


Please follow the instructions to apply, attaching your CV. For further questions please contact the team on 02038879444 or


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

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Tel: 0121 222 2624

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Scottish Division
Tel: 0141 248 5222

Temp Division
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Company info
0203 887 9444
3rd Floor, 1 Aldgate

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