Longhaul Travel Specialist
This small specialist travel company pride themselves on providing a truly bespoke, personalised service to their customers. They are expanding their team and are looking for an experienced longhaul travel specialist to join them to sell holidays to Asia & Africa. You will be using your tailor-made travel experience & personal knowledge of the destinations to design and plan detailed itineraries to perfectly match your customers requirments.
Longhaul Travel Specialist - Role & Responsibilities:
- Deal with incoming enquiries by phone & email - to provide detailed quotations based on customers individual requirements.
- Provide detailed itineraries in writing.
- Liaise with overseas suppliers to obtain prices as required and to gain additional information.
- Follow up calls / emails to finalise sales and to ensure customers have all relevant information.
- Provide exceptional service throughout the booking journey and beyond.
- Maintain contact with customers and provide after sales support as required.
Longhaul Travel Specialist - Skills & Experience Required:
- Tailor-made travel sales experience is essential.
- First hand knowledge of Asia and / or Africa.
- Strong sales technique.
- Exceptional customer service skills.
- Strong verbal and written communication skills.
- Proficient using Miscrosoft Word & Excel.
- Postive, pro-active approach.
Longhaul Travel Specialist - Additional Information:
- Salary according to experience but circa £22k
- Opportunity to become involved in product management, including participation on familiarisation trips.
- Small friendly office on south coast.
- Office is open 8 to 7 (with shifts worked in between these hours) Saturdays on a rota basis, approx 1 in 6).
Please apply for the position of Longhaul Travel Specialist online or email your cv to Lisa@candm.co.uk
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