Travel Sales Specialist - Bristol

Recruiter
Travel Trade Recruitment
Location
Bristol
Salary
17000.0000
Posted
18 Mar 2017
Closes
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you an experienced Travel Consultant that is looking for a fantastic new opportunity? Do you have specialist knowledge of Iceland, Russia, Scandinavia or Eastern Europe? If you are an experienced Travel Consultant with a passion for long haul travel then read on! This leading specialist tour operator is looking to recruit an experience Travel Consultant to join their team in their Bristol offices. This is a great opportunity not to be missed and offers an excellent package and basic salary. If you think you're the Travel Consultant that's right for this role then this could be a great opportunity for you!

JOB DUTIES:
* Answer inbound calls and make outbound calls to customers and Travel Agent partners providing outstanding customer service.
* Follow up sales enquiries promptly, calling customers directly as appropriate.
* Offer expertise, advice and knowledge to our customers about destinations, mainly Iceland or Scandinavia
* Promote and sell both air and ground products in order to meet clearly defined and established targets
* Provide packages that are "tailor-made" to suit the individual needs of our clients.
* Take advantage of opportunities and up-sell whenever possible.
* Take responsibility to resolve problems ensuring that issues are followed through and escalated if necessary.
* Working hours- Mon- Fri 9-5.30pm with occasional Saturday's with time off in Lieu.

EXPERIENCE:
* In-depth travel industry experience
* Knowledge on specialist long haul destinations
* Knowledge of Russia, Iceland or Eastern Europe
* Ideally will also have GDS experience
* A keen eye for detail.
* Excellent customer service skills
* Good communication and PC skills

PACKAGE:
The successful candidate will receive a basic salary in the region of £16,000-£20,000p/a depending on experience plus incentives!

TO APPLY:
Please send your CV to or follow the link to apply - For further info please call Dave at Travel Trade Recruitment on .