POSITION: UK Tours Consultant
BENEFITS: Competitive Salary and Company Pension Scheme, Staff Loyalty programme with annual long service bonus, Annual leave loyalty bonuses, Staff travel and hotel discounts, Free monthly staff social events, Annual fully expensed overnight staff conference, dinner dance and awards ceremony, All day complimentary hot & cold drinks, New modern offices with staff room and dedicated kitchen facilities, Staff shower and changing facilities, Free local parking and close to Metrolink, Town centre office location
HOURS: Full time
LOCATION: WA15 9RA
Our client, a leading ABTA-ATOL group tour operator based in Altrincham and established in 1985. Are now seeking an enthusiastic UK Tours Consultant to join our team of 40 in our new offices. An enthusiastic person with a genuine passion for UK and Ireland sightseeing is required. The role involves quoting and booking our range of customised package touring and entertainment holidays for groups. Building relationships and contracting special rates with hotels, attractions and tourist offices. A full driving licence is essential, excellent knowledge of UK tourist destinations plus excellent English skills.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBLITIES
• Liaising with our clients and suppliers
• Requesting hotel availability and the best price
• Co-ordination of hotel and attraction bookings
• Costing and preparation of quotations for clients
• Attending occasional exhibitions and FAM trips
• Typically, up to 6 hotel inspection trips in the UK and Ireland per annum
In order to apply please send a C.V and covering letter by clicking on the apply button below.
Keywords: Tours Consultant, travel and tourism, Travel Coordinator, Hotel Reservation Agent