Groups Consultant - French Speaker

Recruiter
Travel Futures
Location
North London, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
30 Jul 2019
Closes
09 Sep 2019
Ref
1221357440
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Groups Consultant - French speaker - Up to £32k plus bonus - central London
  • International forward-thinking travel company that is constantly expanding
  • Dynamic Reservations and Operations role for group travel specialists
  • Independent and respected DMC specialising in Group Travel
  • Team of talented and passionate travel experts
  • Key role in the development and delivery of Group travel
  • Growing company with excellent opportunity and benefits package

As Groups Consultant (French speaker) you will:
  • Responsible for the Reservations and Operations of client group travel from initial quote to final delivery
  • Understand the client needs and to produce suitable creative and imaginative competitive quotes
  • Build relationships and maintain a great working relationship with your clients and suppliers
  • Be pro-active and able to recognize potential key wins and to offer the most suitable products and prices for the specific potential client
  • To assume all responsibility for your clients pending and confirmed groups, to book all services required in good time and making sure all details are correct prior to the group/event arrival/start
  • Organize and participate in any familiarization trips that need to take place in order to win or facilitate a booking.
  • Negotiate and try to buy under budget where possible, in order to increase the margin, without compromising on quality.

The Groups Consultant (French Speaker) will have:
  • A minimum of two years experience in an inbound operator in a similar role preparing quotes, as well as the reservations and operation of groups within the UK & Ireland
  • Fluency in English and French are essential and a third language would be advantageous
  • Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing
  • Enjoy the buzzing energy of the travel industry; You want to grow professionally and succeed in your job within the travel trade
  • Ability to adapt to every changing situations and be open to new ideas and people
  • Identify and analyse an existing or potential problem and find suitable solutions for each situation
  • Great attention to detail and speed working under pressure.Ability to work in compliance with deadlines and prioritizing key concrete opportunities first

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