Great opportunity for someone to work part time as a Travel Sales Consultant and to sell specialist tours directly to the public and via travel agents while performing as the first point of contact for new reservations . The primary duty is to answer the initial booking enquiry and ensure where possible the outcome results in a sale. This should be achieved through the delivery of a high standard of customer service and the application of excellent product knowledge and selling skills whilst ensuring the customer feels that their every query has been answered to their satisfaction.
Part Time Travel Consultant Skills
•Minimum of 2 years travel industry experience (cruise or tour operator preferred.)
• Minimum of 1 year customer service / sales experience, dealing with the public, ideally in a sales environment with a high volume of calls. •
•A highly professional, patient and attentive telephone manner.
•An effective sales technique with the ability to close a sale and offer suggestions of suitable alternatives.
•GCSE passes (or equivalent) in English & Maths are essential.
•Excellent oral and written communication skills.
•Enthusiasm, dependability and self-motivation.
Working knowledge MS Office and a CRS (CRS preferred but not essential.)
The part time hours are 22.5 hours per week from 09.00-17.30 hours Monday, Tuesday, Friday (open to discussion). Plus Saturday rota
Great role for a part timer !!