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Travel Consultant

Travel Trade Recruitment
London, England
£25000 - £30000 per annum
Closing date
3 Jul 2024

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Tour Operator
Full Time
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South East Asia Trade Sales Specialist - Leading Travel Company, one of the UK's largest independent Tour Operators selling via Travel Agents, is expanding its team of Travel Consultants. This Trade Sales Travel Company is seeking a South East Asia Travel Specialist to join their growing team as a specialist Travel Consultant homeworker, selling to Travel Agents. You will be handling incoming sales calls from various travel trade partners, putting together tailor made holidays, including escorted tours, packaged holidays, tailor-made itineraries and many more to South East Asia by understanding the customer's travel needs, budgets and interests to build their perfect tailor-made holiday. If you are looking for competitive basic salary, uncapped commission (OTE £60k pa), and the flexibility to work from home, please apply now! No late nights or Sundays.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Tailor-making itineraries to South East Asia to suit the clients individual needs.
  • Meeting and exceeding personal objectives, including sales, revenue and productivity targets
  • Follow up sales enquiries promptly and liaise with customers and Travel partners
  • Provide outstanding customer service.
  • Offer expertise, advice and knowledge to Travel Agent partners and customers about destinations, airlines and ground arrangements.
  • Provide packages that are "tailor-made" to suit the individual needs of our clients.
  • Take advantage of opportunities and up-sell whenever possible.

Skills Required:

  • Experience selling tailor-made itineraries to South East Asia
  • Experience using a GDS, preferably Galileo
  • Experience within a target driven sales environment
  • Excellent geographical knowledge and previous travel experience to South East Asia
  • The ability to communicate effectively both written and verbally
  • To have a professional manner
  • To have a passion for travel

The Package:

  • A competitive basic salary of £25,000 - £30,000 depending on experience plus uncapped commission.
  • Fully home working


  • Monday - Friday: 9am - 5:45pm
  • Saturday: 9am - 5pm (2 Saturday's per month with a day off In Lieu)
  • No bank holidays or Sundays


Please follow the instructions to apply attaching your CV! For any further information please call 0203 8879444 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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