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Travel Consultant – Luxury Travel Company

  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    7 months ago
  • Category:
    Entertainment, Leisure
  • Deadline:
    January 14, 2021
  • Job Level:

Overview

Seeking a Travel Consultant for a luxury travel company with offices based in Sandton, Johannesburg. Within this role you will be liaising directly with the public, we need someone who is organised, passionate and willing to go the extra mile to create a fantastic experience for guests from the initial moment of contact. To be considered you must have at least 4 years reservation experience preferably in a tour operating environment, (not hotel or car rental reservations).Duties:

•    Calm and professional interaction with both suppliers and travel planners, telephonically & via email
•    Creative and out of the box planning and designing of itineraries
•    Handling reservation requests either email or telephonic
•    Processing of reservations from quote to finalising, including reservations, invoicing and travel documents
•    Professional servicing of our dynamic direct guests
•    Proactive selling of products and services ensuring the best possible safari for the guestRequirements:
•    A good knowledge of Tanzania, Kenya, Zanzibar, Zambia, South Africa, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Namibia, Mozambique, Rwanda, Uganda, Seychelles
•    A good knowledge on FIT and Groups policies and procedures
•    Communication skills and a good command of the English language
•    Tourplan reservations system, added advantagePersonal Traits:
•    Time & desk management
•    Computer aptitude
•    Understanding of travel industry
•    Attention to detail
•    Elaborating in writing explanations or descriptions
•    Exceptionally customer focused
•    Creativeness, flexibility, high energy and patience
•    An independent, curious and “can do it” nature
•    Creativeness, flexibility, high energy and patienceThis position is offering a market related salary with excellent benefits and earning potential with commission. This company offers great growth potential in the industry and would be a great company to have on your CV! To apply please send your CV and references today… Good Luck

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