Our 'award winning' client, one of the UK's leading business travel agencies is currently looking to recruit an experienced Business Travel Consultant to join their team on a part time basis and handle all business travel arrangements on a number of client accounts from their busy offices in Edinburgh.
*This role is working on a part time basis to cover 2, 3 or 4 full days a week including both weekend days (various options detailed below).
As a Business Travel Consultant you will have a good working knowledge of the UK business travel market, and have the ability to build strong relationships with clients on a number of business travel accounts. You will be required to tailor-make complex International travel itineraries for your clients, and make reservations for all areas of travel including scheduled flights, hotels, car hire, rail & ferry travel. You will handle any domestic travel arrangements as required, and deal with any problems, issues or booking amendments in a professional & efficient manner. You will also liaise with the operations division to handle any business travel related fares & ticketing queries, and have the ability to offer your clients advice on general business travel practice.
As a Business Travel Consultant you will have some proven experience working in a similar business travel or business travel reservations role, and have the ability to tailor-make complex travel itineraries for business travel clients with scheduled flights and various ancillary products (hotels, car hire & rail travel). You will have great attention to details, be extremely customer focused, and have the ability to work to tight deadlines within this fast-paced business travel environment. You will also be a self-starter, extremely PC literate, and have a good working knowledge of the Galileo GDS. Achievement of an industry recognised fares & ticketing qualification would also prove an advantage in this demanding role.
Salary & Benefits
Excellent basic salary on offer for the right Business Travel Consultant, along with some great company benefits & sociable hours of work (various options below):
Option One – Saturday & Sunday only, 09:00 – 17:30
Option Two – Saturday & Sunday + one day in the week (either Monday, Tuesday or Friday)
Option Three – Saturday & Sunday + two days in the week (from Monday, Tuesday & Friday)
To apply for this Business Travel Consultant role or to enquire about similar business travel of business travel reservations roles then please apply below quoting ref: KB400
*Please note that we are only able to contact candidates who have the exact experience our client is currently looking for, as per the above job spec