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USAirtours Trade Sales Consultant
Loughton, Essex, United Kingdom

DESCRIPTION

Established for over 35 years, we pride ourselves on offering the best services to independent travel agents who need our product expertise to help them create high quality tailor made travel arrangements for their customers the USA, Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean.

We are currently looking for Trade Sales Consultants to join our busy sales team to make bookings to the USA for our Travel Agents over the phone and by email.

We are offering you the opportunity to work for a dynamic and forward thinking organisation, arranging a wide variety of holidays including, Disney world, theme park passes, villas, hotels, twin centres, fly and cruise, multi centres, tailormade, motorhomes and much, much more.

REQUIREMENTS

  • If you have at least one year’s previous experience and are currently working within a similar sales role in the travel industry, can work in a pressurised environment and able to sell this could be a fantastic opportunity for you.
  • The ability to create high quality tailor made itineraries to meet our customer’s needs and the sales experience to convert enquiries into bookings.
  • Airline systems experience and prior knowledge of the USA and Scheduled Airlines would be preferred.
  • Strong problem solving skills and multitasking abilities.
  • Confident and friendly telephone manner and the ability to work well within a thriving team environment.
  • We are looking for enthusiastic individuals who have a drive to succeed in sales and are committed to delivering outstanding customer service with a passion for the areas we cover.

BENEFITS

Working Monday – Saturday 40 hours per week based in our Loughton, Essex Office. In return we offer:

  • A competitive starting salary of £20,000 per annum guaranteed for the first 6 months
  • Our generous uncapped commission structure can give you on target earning of £30,000 when switching to basic + commission
  • 28 days paid holiday (including Bank holidays), increasing to up 33 days for long service
  • Excellent training
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Workplace Pension
  • Free lunch
  • Familiarisation Trips, Holiday Concessions, Incentives and Team Nights Out.

USAirtours Operations Administration Assistant
Loughton, Essex, United Kingdom

DESCRIPTION

Established for over 35 years, we pride ourselves on offering the best services to independent travel agents who need our product expertise to help them create tailor made travel arrangements for their customers the USA.

JOB PURPOSE

  • To assist in the day to day running of the Operations department
  • Supporting the Operations department by completing various administration tasks
  • Run reports
  • Make changes required to bookings
  • Contacting agents and customers to advise of any major airline or supplier changes and sourcing alternatives

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • A minimum of 1 year previous experience of working in a UK based travel agency or tour operator is essential
  • Previous experience of using Airline Reservations Systems preferred
  • I.T skilled to a high standard to include Excel, Word and Outlook
  • Previous experience of speaking to customers essential
  • Under 1 hour commute
  • Good communication skills
  • Outgoing personality

BENEFITS

Working Monday – Friday 40 hours per week based in our Loughton, Essex Office. In return we offer:

  • Salary of £17,000 per annum, rising to £18,000 after 6 months’ probation.
  • 28 days paid holiday (including bank holidays) increasing to 33 days for long service
  • Excellent Training
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Workplace Pension
  • Discounts for your own holidays
  • Fam trips
  • Incentives and Team nights out
  • Corporate Gym Membership scheme