Travel Team Leader

Recruiter
Travel Trade Recruitment.
Location
Brighton
Salary
£25000 - £28000 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
Posted
14 Feb 2017
Closes
14 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you from a luxury travel background with excellent management skills? A leading travel business based in Brighton require a Travel Team Leader to join an expanding team.

As a Travel Team Leader your role is all about supporting, inspiring, encouraging and growing your travel team as well as role modelling your own sales skills and awesome service to our lovely customers. It's a busy sales environment and you'll need to lead your team with genuine enthusiasm and a positive attitude to meet both company and personal goals. You'll take the lead selling one of your countries in your team and work together with the product and marketing teams to grow the destination, share your insights and experience on competition and product appeal.

The ideal candidate will need to have a proven track record in a travel sales environment, coaching and development skills and have the ability to work within a pressurised environment and respond positively. In return an excellent salary and benefits will be offered.

TRAVEL TEAM LEADER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Creating luxury itineraries to Asia, SE Asia, South & Central America
- Be the customer's immediate point of contact from the start of the booking to the end
- Ensure fantastic customer service is given at all times, going the extra mile
- Coaching, motivating and leading your team to reach targets
- 1-2-1 reviews and training
- Creating a positive and supportive sales environment
- Spot new opportunities to improve product


TRAVEL TEAM LEADER EXPERIENCE:
- Previous tailor made travel sales experience
- In addition, the ability to deliver excellent customer service is paramount
- Good knowledge of Asia, SE Asia, South America
- Results orientated with a positive attitude
- Strong organisation and time management skills
- Calm and patient under pressure
- Ambitious and motivated

THE PACKAGE:
A very competitive basic salary plus bonus based in central Brighton.
Permanent full time position.

INTERESTED?
Please follow the instructions to apply together with a travel profile or for any questions, please contact Matt on 0207 347 5060 or e-mail your CV to