Cruise Product Expert - Ayr
Our client, one of the UK’s leading independent travel companies, is currently looking to recruit an experienced Cruise Product Expert to join their well established cruise team in their busy call centre in Ayr.
As a Cruise Product Expert you will primarily be required to select & submit cruise products & deals to the marketing team, and communicate these deals to all staff in the call centre as well as the teams in our clients’ network of retail travel offices. You will provide essential support to the sales team, and be tasked with organising training, ship visits, educational trips & incentive projects. You will monitor the success of existing packages & offers, and conduct regular competitor analysis & market research within the cruise market. You will also manage existing relationships with our clients cruise line & non-cruise line partners, and be part of the continued growth and success of the cruise part of the business.
As a Cruise Product Expert you will have a good overall knowledge of the UK cruise market, and preferably have previous experience selling cruise holidays. You will have the ability to creatively source & construct cruise deals, and be able to communicate this information effectively to the rest of the team. You will have good attention to details, with good organisational skills, and have the ability to work towards tight deadlines when required. You will also be a good communicator, with strong relationship building skills, and have a real passion for the cruise industry.
Salary & Benefits
Great basic salary on offer for the right Cruise Product Expert along with a great benefits package and sociable hours of work Monday to Friday. Some occasional evening & weekend work may be required to attend industry events or trade shows.
To apply for this Cruise Product Expert role or to enquire about similar operations positions in the travel industry then please apply below quoting ref: KB513
*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