Trade Sales Travel Consultant. This Trade Sales role focuses entirely on offering a high calibre service to our client’s preferred Travel Agents. The Trade Sales Travel Consultant position centres entirely on dealing with incoming calls from our client’s preferred UK Travel Agents, who are calling for destination and product information, along with advice and assistance in booking their customers tailor-made holidays the Tour Operator. GDS training will be provided to the successful applicant.
The Company: With over 30 years of experience in serving the travel industry and having sent over 1 million holidaymakers on holiday, this successful tour operator is now expanding and is keen to recruit travel consultants to join their hugely successful travel organisation. This is a 100% service lead role, where you will simply take care of all the needs of the travel consultants / travel agents and their customers, ensuring the booking process runs smoothly from beginning to end.
Trade Sales Role:
The Trade Sales Department focuses entirely on offering destination and product information, along with creating, quoting and assisting our client’s preferred Travel Agents, enabling them to sell our client’s long-haul holidays to their direct customers
Ensure Travel Agents are happy with the holiday products along with information on availability dates, flight schedules, choice of hotels and resorts, special holiday offers along with any excursions and tours on offer
Skills & Experience:
You will be an experienced Travel Consultant from a Travel Agent / Tour Operator background
Candidates must have the ability to create high quality tailor made itineraries to meet Travel Agents needs
Strong problem solving skills and multitasking abilities
Confident and friendly telephone manner and the ability to work well within a thriving friendly team environment
Salary & Benefits: If you are interested in this position, there is an exceptionally good package on offer.
The basic salary is £20,000 per annum guaranteed for the first 6 months + commission, and rising with employment service
Our client’s generous uncapped commission structure can give you on target earning of £30,000 when switching to £16,000 basic + commission
Private Medical Insurance
Heavily discounted travel, holiday Concessions, Incentives and Team Nights Out
Long-haul Familiarisation Trips
28 days paid holiday (including Bank holidays), increasing to up 33 days for long service
Ongoing training development, along with great career prospects
Employee Assistance Programme
Sounds like you? If so, we’d love to hear from you!
Important, Please Note: It is unlawful to employ a person in a UK-based role who does not have permission to live and work in the UK. You should make yourself aware of how immigration laws apply to your situation prior to applying.