Out Of Hours Business Travel Consultant - Homewrorking

Recruiter
Travel Trade Recruitment.
Location
Leeds, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
20 Aug 2019
Closes
09 Sep 2019
Ref
1227648546
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A great new opportunity has arisen to join an established business travel company, working from home as a Senior Business Travel Consultant for their Out Of Hours team! You will be required to work overnight, during the weekends, public holidays fulfilling last minute/urgent travel bookings. This role will be based from home meaning you will cut out your daily commute and travel cost.

Key Responsibilities
*Answering calls and emails from clients in a polite, efficient and professional manner
*Offering expert advice in all aspects of travel
*Maintain the outstanding level of customer service provided by the 'day' team
*Work as part of an efficient team, communicating effectively both internally and externally
*To issue, re-issue and perform re-calculations of international and domestic airfares
*Sourcing the best and most cost effective worldwide routes booking all flights, rail, hotel and all ground product
*Providing additional Quality Control to day team processes when call volumes permit.
*Provide 'risk analysis' of global travel news and communicate to Senior Management as appropriate
*Creation and provision of traveller tracking reports for communication to clients in the event of a major event

Experience Required

*Knowledgeable on a GDS ideally Sabre
*Fares & Ticketing Level 1 & 2 (or equivalent experience) essential
*Knowledge of Microsoft products, including Outlook, Word and Excel
*Possess good geographical and product knowledge of destinations and airlines
*On the pulse with world events and likely travel implications
*Good organisational skills and excellent customer service & communicative abilities are essential
*Flexible approach and desire to think 'outside of the box' to provide innovative travel solutions in times of increased stress for our clients
*You will have experience of working within an out of hours role previously or currently meaning you will be able to join this fantastic company and hit the ground running!

THE PACKAGE:
This exciting new role comes with a very competitive salary which will be dependent on experience plus company benefits!

INTERESTED?
Follow the instructions below to APPLY NOW or send your CV to , call Lisa on 01161 923 6120

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