Travel Consultant

  • Location:

    Edinburgh, Scotland

  • Sector:

    Call Centre

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sophie Watson

  • Contact email:

    sophie.watson@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/547546

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-02-11

  • Start date:

    28/02/2020 15:06:33

Are you ready to take the next step in your professional career? Do you want to move into a new business oriented sector?

This is the role for you.

We are currently recruiting for a travel management client who is has gained recognition nationally as a market leader in this area. This particular role would be fantastic exposure into the world of negotiation and contracting.

This fantastic opportunity would be ideal for someone who has prior knowledge of the UK tourism industry, excellent organisational skills and the ability to maintain good communication within a busy environment.

The main responsibilities of this role include:

- Negotiating rates and terms for clients
- Organising office records
- Managing descriptive content portfolios
- Managing image bank
- Working daily as an administrative function
- Recognise new possible suppliers
- Understand business strategy
- Cover emergency phone periodically

The office hours for this role will be 9am and 5.30pm, Monday to Friday. You will occasionally be required to cover an emergency phone line.

You should apply if you have experience in luxury travel, great attention to detail and fantastic communication skills. Similarly, if you want a challenge in a fast paced environment where initiative and hard work will propel you forward. It is essential that you have good knowledge of MS Office.

Salary: Up to £25,000 (depending on experience)
Location: Edinburgh

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