BUSINESS TRAVEL CONSULTANT - ESSEX

Recruiter
Travel Trade Recruitment.
Location
Witham, Essex
Salary
£22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted
04 Feb 2017
Closes
04 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Calling all experienced Business Travel Consultants based in the North Essex Area.
Fed up with the commute and rising fares into London?
My client is seeking an experienced Business Travel Consultant. Working key accounts where relationship building is key.

Previous experience using a CRS Galileo or Sabre is required (cross training can be provided).

Due to the expansion of accounts and the gaining of new business, a Business Travel Consultant is required for to join a leading Business Travel company at their offices in the North Essex area. Working within a small team of consultants working on key accounts.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

*Handle enquiries and reservations from clients, ensuring that they are responded to according to the client company's travel policy.
*Process E tickets and other required travel documentation in accordance with client profiles.
*Offer advice and options, where appropriate, for each itinerary, including the most cost-effective means of travel.
*Give clients accurate information about visa and passport requirements; health and vaccinations. Ensure that visas are issued in time for travel.
*Carry out full research for each client to ensure that the best possible service is provided and that each client can make a well-informed decision.
*Offer ancillary services to clients such as car hire, hotels, private car transfers, parking etc.
*Confirm all booking information - fares; itineraries; e-ticket details; changes - within specified deadlines.
*Build and update travellers' profiles so that their needs and requirements can be met as accurately as possible (offline).
*Accurately obtain and apply mark-ups to special negotiate fares to increase sales revenue.
*Ensure that the profile and booking systems are 100% accurate and up-to-date all the time.
*Check bookings on the Quality Queue to check for accuracy & alternative fares offered.
*Ensure that all tickets are issued within specified deadlines.
*Calculate and process refunds within 24 hours of a cancellation.

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
You must be an experienced Business Travel Consultant who is proficient with a GDS/CRS ideally Sabre and Galileo (although cross training is offered for the right candidate)

THE PACKAGE:
The successful candidate can expect a competitive salary and benefits package

INTERESTED?

To Apply for the Business Travel Consultant position, click 'Apply'

For information:
Please call Darren on 0207 347 5060 or email:

Please note: Due to the high volume of applicant's only candidates that fit the suitability for the role will be contacted