Travel Consultant / Agent

£20000 - £30000 per year + Uncapped Commission
12 Nov 2016
10 Dec 2016
Job Type
Full Time

Our client a leading wellness travel company, are now recruiting a Travel Consultant / Travel Sales Specialist / Travel Agent / Tailor-made Consultant to join their small, friendly and motivated team.  They are experts in creating tailor-made wellness holidays worldwide and provide their clients with bespoke healthy holidays to luxury destinations. To continue with their high-level of client service, they are committed to hiring travel specialists with strong customer focus skills, prior sales experience, travel industry knowledge and a personal interest in health and fitness.

Travel Consultant Duties  

  • Be committed to providing exceptional client service and knowledge-based advice to our discerning client base of health conscious travellers
  • Contribute to building a strong client loyalty by providing a professional service. It’s your goal to ensure all clients return home having had a holiday which exceeds their expectations
  • Use your initiative to develop your own product knowledge
  • Make the most of every single genuine sales enquiry and be able to distinguish between good and bad leads so that revenue is maximised
  • Evaluate the client’s needs and make suitable holiday recommendations following your discussions
  • Calculating costs and preparing quotations for clients
  • Confirming all holiday bookings with suppliers and the client, and dealing with amendments to booking details where necessary
  • Provide an after service to clients and collate customer feedback
  • Assisting in other areas of the business during quieter periods

Travel Consultant Essential Skills

  • Experience working in the Travel Industry booking flights and hotels.
  • Good analytical skills, initiative, and attention to detail and accuracy
  • Strong personal organisation skills and the ability to multi-task
  • Experience working in an environment with performance targets and/or objectives
  • Strong negotiating skills and results orientated
  • Good computer skills (knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook)
  • Strong communication skills, written and spoken
  • Ability to work and contribute in a small friendly team atmosphere
  • A good understanding of the English language, and most importantly, grammar

Benefits & Salary

  • Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 plus Uncapped Commission
  • Opportunity to visit resorts around the world
  • The opportunity for career progression
  • Uncapped commission structure
  • Team outings
  • Monthly in-office homemade juices and smoothies

Due to volume of applications, only suitable applicants will be contacted.

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