Trainee Travel Sales Consultant (Call Centre) – Ayr
Our client, one of the UK’s leading independent travel companies, is currently looking to recruit a number of Trainee Travel Sales Consultants to join one of their specialist travel departments in their busy call centre in Ayr.
**Please note that all Trainee Travel Sales Consultants will be provided with a comprehensive training course before taking on this exciting role
As a Trainee Travel Sales Consultant you will handle calls & enquiries from direct customers within a busy call centre environment, and primarily book packages& specialist holidays to a number of seasonal destinations. Working for an independent travel company, you will also have the ability to book non brochure holidays, 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 Trainee Travel 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 or call centre based role would also prove an advantage in this exciting position.
Salary & Benefits
Great basic salary on offer for the right Trainee Travel Sales Consultant, along with a good commission structure and great on target earnings. You will also benefit from some great company benefits to include some great travel discounts & incentives.
Hours of work are 5 days over 7, between the hours of 09:00 & 20:00. Weekend days are worked on a fair rota basis, with no more than 2 evening shifts worked in the week.
To apply for this Trainee Travel Sales Consultant role or to enquire about similar travel sales or reservations positions then please apply below quoting ref: KB437
*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