Longhaul Travel Specialist

Location:
West Sussex
Job Type:
Permanent
Salary:
£18000.00 - £22000 per annum
Post Date:
13-Jan-2020 17:34
Sector:
Travel and Tourism
Vacancy discipline:
Travel Consultant
Ref #:
54576

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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