Travel Consultant - South Birmingham

Recruiter
Travel Trade Recruitment
Location
Dickens Heath
Salary
£16,000 per annum
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
17 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you fed up of working for a multiple travel agency and looking to work within a trusted independent travel environment? Do you have an enthusiasm and a passion for travel that you want to share with your customers? If yes then this is a great opportunity for you! This well known, award winning independent retail travel company is currently seeking an experienced travel consultant to join their branch in the Solihull area. As an Independent Travel Consultant, you can expect to be dealing with dynamic packaging/tailor-made holidays, along with package holidays.

JOB DESCRIPTION:
* Working face-to-face and over the phone taking enquires from customers.
* Offering excellent customer service, dealing with complaints in a calm and diplomatic manner.
* Quoting holidays and converting these to bookings.
* Keeping your product and brand knowledge up to date whilst having in- depth knowledge of the company's brochures and destinations.
* You can expect to be dealing with dynamic packaging/tailor-made itineraries, along with package holidays.
* Working hours are Mon- Fri 9am-5.30pm and Sat 9am-5pm on a rota.

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
* The successful candidate will have a strong travel background
* Ideally retail travel environment
* You will be passionate about the travel industry
* Excellent customer service skills.
* Strong geographical knowledge
* A strong team player

THE PACKAGE
You will receive a competitive salary depending on experience in the region of £16-18k plus commission and bonuses. You will also achieve educationals and other travel industry benefits!

INTERESTED:
If you are interested in this fantastic role please e-mail your CV to or follow the link TO APPLY - For more information please call Dave at Travel Trade Recruitment on