Out of Hours Travel Consultant

Flight Centre Group
South West London
Up to £28,000 per annum
04 Feb 2017
04 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Out of Hours Travel Consultant - 32 hrs – Wimbledon

Fantastic award-recognised global travel company, Corporate Traveller, is seeking a Business Travel Consultant to join their busy out-of-hours team in Wimbledon.

  • Earn £28K OTE
  • Work a mixture of evening shifts and weekend shifts totalling 32 hours
  • Evening shifts are 5pm-10.30pm Mon – Fri
  • Weekend and bank holiday shifts are 8am – 6.30pm
  • Working outside of normal office hours, you'll offer a comprehensive service to Corporate Traveller clients where travel is imminent. Consequently, you'll need to be quick thinking and able to work under pressure as travel is often on an emergency basis. You'll also need to be positive and passionate about delivering an exceptional service to your high calibre business clients, often at director level, both over the phone and via email. Finally, you'll need the ability to sell products and services, maximising opportunities to generate increased revenue for the business.

    Your main duties will involve:

  • Working under pressure, often on an emergency basis, to provide solutions to our corporate clients' travel needs
  • Booking all aspects of travel including flights, car hire, chauffeurs, trains & accommodation
  • Building relationships and exceeding customers' expectations
  • Making reservations, ticketing and providing reissues
  • Working on a rota basis of 32 hours, you'll be doing a mixture of evening shifts and weekend shifts.
  • What we are looking for:

  • At least 6 months’ experience with travel bookings
  • Good travel knowledge
  • Great communication skills and the confidence to deal with clients at all levels
  • A quick thinker who is able to come up with immediate solutions under pressure, and deliver them accurately
  • Why Join Corporate Traveller?

    Our company culture is fun, sociable and challenging. You'll be joining an enthusiastic team who will support you from your very first day. You'll also gain access to any training you may need to get you up to speed. As part of the global Flight Centre Group, we also offer award-winning benefits including:

  • Uncapped earning potential (OTE 28K Year 1)
  • Join a multi-award winning company
  • Discounted travel and access to fantastic incentives from the world's top travel providers
  • Social events including Hawaii in 2017 for our annual VIP event, the Global Gathering
  • Exceptional career progression programme with worldwide opportunities
  • Free health and financial advice, onsite massage and fitness sessions
  • Sales training from our home-grown success stories
  • Access to the Fast Track Leadership Programme for those wanting to rapidly excel
  • Opportunity to take a three month sabbatical after five years
  • These benefits not only make us stand out from other travel companies, but have also placed us in 'The Sunday Times Best 100 Companies to Work For' for 12 years and the 'Great Place to Work® Best Workplaces' for 6 years.

    To apply, please complete the form below and we'll be in touch in the next few days.