Travel Consultant for an Exotic & Diving Holiday Specialist
5 April Thursday, 4:51 PM


Get a great job, learn to dive, and visit & dive worldwide destinations !!

Background

Barefoot Traveller is an independent tour operator specialising in scuba diving and luxury tailor-made holidays to the Caribbean, Indian Ocean, Middle East and South East Asia. We have been established for over 15 years and a successful candidate would join small and busy team in Hammersmith, London.Candidate

We are looking for a self motivated and enthusiastic team player to join us as a Sales Consultant. It is essential that you have some travel sales experience from either a tour operator or retail travel organisation.

Because we strongly believe that first hand experience of our destinations is the best way to offer our clients the best advice and service, you will need a passion and knowledge of some of the regions and destinations we offer, preferably having travelled many of them yourself. We also positively support staff visiting our destinations and of course offer you the opportunity to travel on fams or educational trips.

In addition to the above we are looking for a candidate who has:

  • Excellent computer literacy and CRS skills preferably on Galileo
  • Can deliver very highest standards of customer service to ensure repeat business.
  • Diving experience is useful, but not essential, as we will provide the opportunity to learn
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Proven sales skills and effective conversion of sales leads
  • The ability to achieve and exceed challenging sales targets
  • Enjoy working within a small friendly team environment
  • A passion for selling holidays and dealing with customers holiday requirementsThe Role of Travel Consultant

As we are a small team, there will be opportunities to broaden your experience in other areas of the business including marketing, PR and destination product management, but your main responsibilities are:

  • Selling tailor-made holidays which include flights, hotels, excursions, transfers etc
  • Providing first class customer service in responding to email and telephone enquires with the emphasis of converting the queries into bookings and maximising all sales opportunities
  • Dealing with enquiries from the first phone call up until the clients leave the UK Remuneration Package

Basic salary of up to £16k with excellent OTE
Travel concessions and foreign travel
The opportunity to learn to dive if you don’t alreadyHere’s your chance to learn to dive (if you don’t already), get a great new job in travel and get paid to visit exotic destinations!!

If you believe you have the right experience, please send your CV along with a covering letter outlining why you believe you are suitable for the role along with details of your travel history to jobs@barefoot-traveller.com. Please note only successful candidates will be contacted.



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