Travel Agent

  • Location:

    Edinburgh, Scotland

  • Sector:

    Sales

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Michael McVeigh

  • Contact email:

    michael.mcveigh@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/545569

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-03-06

  • Start date:

    04/12/2019 11:34:21

Looking to get away from your typical high street Travel Agency?

Join a Travel firm where customer service is more important than sales?

And get every Sunday off, who doesn't want that?

This nationally renowned Travel Company have have over 40 years industry experience and are becoming one of UKs fastest growing travel brands. An excellent opportunity has opened up for a full time experienced Travel Consultant in their Edinburgh branch.

If you are someone who is as passionate about travel as they are then this vacancy could be just for you.

Experience in this field is a MUST, preferably a minimum of 2 years experience within a travel agency. To work for this luxury travel firm, then knowledge is the key to delivering exceptional customer service.

The role of a Travel Consultant will involve the following:

Deliver excellent customer service at all times to ensure continuous customer retention
Create 'once in a lifetime' travel experiences for the clients
Meet / surpass all sales targets
Using a variety of different booking systems throughout each conversation
Process all transactions accurately and efficiently

To be considered by my client for the role of Travel agent you need to have the following experience:

Experience working for previous travel firms
Knowledgeable
Ability to manage multiple software applications
Previous experience of negotiation, sales or retention
Knows what excellent customer service is

This role is paying between £18k-£20K DOE, plus monthly bonuses, the chance to enjoy 'Educationals', not only this but you will join their small and fun team based in their successful branch in a lovely part of the City.

This is a full time position, 5 out of 6 days, Mon - Sat between 0900 - 5.30pm (5pm on Saturdays).

This is an immediate start so don't delay. Long term notice periods will be considered.

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.