Homeworking Business Travel Consultant (Out of Hours)

Travel Recruitment Solutions
09 Apr 2017
09 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Homeworking Business Travel Consultant - Out of Hours

Our well established & highly reputable business travel client is currently looking to recruit a highly experienced business travel consultant to join their expanding 'out of hours’ homeworking team, and handle all travel arrangements for clients on a portfolio of business travel accounts.

*Please note that successful homeworking business travel consultants are required to have a spare room in their property or a home office which they can use solely for work

As a 'homeworking’ business travel consultant you will be required to book all travel arrangements for clients on a portfolio of business travel accounts, and make reservations for complex travel itineraries with International & domestic scheduled flights, hotel accomodation, car hire, transfers, rail & ferry travel. Working for a fast-paced & forward thinking travel company you will act as a first point of contact for all business travel queries, and handle any problems, issues or booking amendments in a professional & efficient manner. You will deal with all operational duties as required (to include airfares & ticketing), and have the ability to advise your clients on general practice, whilst adhering to a pre-agreed service level agreement.

As a 'homeworking’ business travel consultant you will have extensive experience working for a similar UK based business travel agency, and have proven experience tailor-making complex travel itineraries with scheduled flights and various ground products (to include hotels, car hire & rail travel). You will have previous experience managing your own accounts and all that entails, and be able to demonstrate the highest level of customer services at all times. You will be very PC literate, have great attention to details, and have the ability to work to tight deadlines on a daily basis. A good working on the Sabre booking system would also prove an advantage; however cross-training from another GDS such as Galileo or Amadeus is available. Previous experience working in a similar 'homeworking’ role (especially working out of hours) is also desirable, but not essential.

Excellent basic salary on offer to the right 'homeworking’ business travel consultant along with a great bonus structure & company benefits package. Successful applicants will be set up with a full I.T system from home, and receive the full support of the Operations & Management teams in London.

Hours of work include working 3 days on and 3 days off. Midweek shifts are 22:00 - 06:00, Saturdays are 21:00 - 07:00 & Sundays are 22:00 - 07:00.

To apply for this 'homeworking’ business travel consultant role or to enquire about similar business travel or business travel reservations positions then please apply below

*Please note that we are only able to contact candidates who have the exact experience our client is currently looking for; as per the above job spec