Our client, one of the UK's leading independent travel companies, is currently looking to recruit a number of 'junior' cruise sales consultants to join their well established cruise team in their busy call centre in Ayr.
*Please note that all junior cruise sales consultants will be provided with a comprehensive training course before taking on this exciting role
As a junior cruise sales consultant you will handle calls & enquiries from direct customers within a busy call centre environment, and primarily book cruise holidays with various tour operators across the UK. Working for an independent travel company, you will also have the ability to de-package a standard cruise holiday, and tailor-make a specific travel itinerary to match the exact needs & requirements of your customer. You will provide excellent destination & product knowledge to all customers, and help generate marketing campaigns for the team, highlighting any special offers and discounts available to your customers. You will also be required to maximise the sale of a booking through the promotion of various ancillary products.
As a junior cruise sales consultant you will have a real interest in the travel industry, and either have some previous experience working in a similar travel sales role, or have achieved a travel qualification from College or University (HNC, HND or Degree). You will be a very organised individual with good attention to details, and the ability to communicate effectively on all levels. You will also be computer literate, and be able to work well both in a team as well as on your own initiative. Previous experience working in a sales based role or a good knowledge of the UK cruise market would also prove an advantage in this exciting role.
Salary & Benefits
Great basic salary on offer for the right junior cruise sales consultant, along with a good commission structure and great on target earnings. You will also benefit from some great company benefits such as travel discounts & incentives, and up to 6 week annual leave.
Hours of work are Monday to Friday 09:00 – 17:30 & 11:30 – 20:00, Saturday & Sunday 09:00 – 18:00 (5 days)
To apply for this junior cruise sales consultant role or to enquire about similar travel sales or travel reservations positions then please apply below quoting ref: KB386
*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