Tailor Made Travel Executive

Recruiter
Gerrard McCall Ltd
Location
Windsor
Salary
22000.0000
Posted
19 Mar 2017
Closes
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Tailor Made Travel Executive

Bracknell

£22-27k + commission/bonuses

The Company:

Gerrard McCall are currently recruiting on behalf of a dynamic and exciting company, who specialise in providing amazing experiences to their leisure and corporate clients! This unique company are growing rapidly and so are in search of a new Travel Executive to add to their team.

This company is based in the Bracknell area and pride themselves on delivering unique experiences all over the world for both the corporate and leisure markets. Working with corporate and leisure travel, unique experiences, international event management, bespoke corporate hospitality and country inbound expertise.

If you are a motivated and enthusiastic Travel Specialist with GDS experience, we want to hear from you!

Responsibilities:

  • Researching travel solutions and offering multiple tailor made options to suit clients specifications
  • Booking all travel arrangements and liaising with airlines, hotels, transport companies and tour package providers
  • Creating travel packages from scratch and presenting these in an attractive manner
  • Ensuring that good relations with suppliers are upheld to enable favourable pricing options
  • Client Account Management

Skills required:

  • Good knowledge and experience of GDS systems (Galileo preferred)
  • Excellent geographic knowledge
  • Travel experience and knowledge of international destinations and routes
  • Be able to work out challenging routings and understand the travel logistics
  • Excellent communication skills with a high attention to detail is a must for this position
  • Experience in tailor made travel bookings
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Able to work in a busy environment

Other qualities required:

  • Be a team player and be able to assist with other duties as required
  • High stamina to effectively operate in a fast environment
  • A professional business manner
  • Unbeatable customer service ethos
  • Good influencing skills
  • Resourceful and problem solving ability
  • Ability to manage multiple bookings and clients
  • Self-motivated yet also be able to work as part of a team

Benefits include:

  • Friendly working environment with ambitious colleagues
  • Discounts on personal travel and experiences
  • Bonuses and commissions as applicable

The company is based between in Berkshire close to Bracknell. Own transport and close proximity is important. The working hours are business hours, Monday to Friday and can be flexible.

Please apply now or contact Jennifer ASAP for further information!