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Travel Consultant - Cruise - Glasgow

Sales & Marketing - Contact Centre
Ref: 5313 Date Posted: Friday 09 Feb 2018
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Do you have a passion for Travel?

Do you have a Travel and Tourism qualification or sales experience?

Does dealing with some of the world’s best long haul destinations on a daily basis sound like an ideal role?

If you have answered yes to all three of the above questions, I have the perfect job for you!

Nine Twenty's client is a leading travel business based in Glasgow City Centre, who are looking to add a number of Travel Consultants to their growing team. The company offers some of the best training opportunities in the industry, alongside an enviable benefits programme including discounts and the chance to win free holidays!

This is a telephone based role where you will be dealing with travel partners, such as airlines and booking agents on a daily basis. 

You will be responsible for working with travel partners to build packages to suit the clients bespoke needs, and maximising returns whilst providing a level of service that exceeds all expectations!

Job Responsibilities of Travel Consultant:

  • Working closely with the Team Leader to ensure company sales and productivity targets are achieved
  • Answer all incoming telephone calls and enquiries promptly and within the set Company guidelines.
  • Work  closely with agents to increase and drive revenue
  • Sell and promote air and ground products effectively.
  • In depth knowledge of Worldwide and European cruise products
  • Self validation of Air contracts
  • Liaise with Ground Suppliers to obtain rates, availability and for all special requests.
  • Ensure all visa/health/special need requirements are addressed.
  • Attend training sessions and meetings where applicable.

Experience required:

  • Travel sales experience would be fantastic, selling and dynamically packaging long haul and European cruise products
  • A desire to exceed targets and provide the highest level of service
  • Experience of selling low cost, charter airlines and scheduled airlines
  • An excellent and rounded knowledge of the long haul and European package market offering
  • A genuine passion for travel
  • A travel and tourism qualification or experience travelling to long haul destinations would be beneficial

The salary package consists of a basic starting salary at £15,000+ depending on experience + uncapped bonus. 

This is a rarely available opportunity with a leading employer, and with interviews taking place immediately, send your CV today to ensure you don’t miss out! 

If you are keen to further your career, get in touch with Louise Hunter-Hoiles today!