Concierge Service Adviser

Location
Market Harborough
Salary
£17.5k - 18.5k per year
Posted
24 Apr 2018
Closes
22 May 2018
Ref
SD/CSA/0418.
Contact
Travelsphere and Just You
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

An exciting opportunity has arisen and we are seeking someone who is passionate, enthusiastic and highly organised to join our busy team…someone who will care about our customers, values what it means to go on a Holiday of a Lifetime and above all someone who understands that the customer is at the heart of everything we do. We are part of an innovative Global Travel Company which stubbornly refuses to stop growing. Why not grow your career with us

As a Concierge Service Adviser, you will provide a more personal service to our customers by coordinating with suppliers to source inventory in order to finalise more complex holiday bookings. This will involve maximising sales opportunities by upselling/cross selling, booking flight upgrades, extended stays and obtaining additional inventory whilst keeping the customer up to date at all times. You will provide excellent customer service whilst taking inbound calls from customers, and via outbound calls when completing customers’ holiday of a lifetime.

We believe a job needs to be enjoyable and something that makes you excited to come to work. This fantastic, challenging role will help you learn and grow as well as provide job satisfaction.

What you need

  • GCSE level or equivalent including Maths & English
  • Extensive experience dealing with customers over the phone and face to face
  • Excellent Communication skills
  • A good understanding of how tours are created
  • Previous experience of securing additional room availability
  • Good knowledge of airline routes
  • Ability to manage a high workload, prioritising tasks and delivering to timescales as required
  • Experience within a target driven environment
  • Good PC skills with experience in Microsoft Office (including Word and Excel)
  • Excellent planning and organisational skills
  • Strong Influencing/persuasive skills
  • Good negotiation skills
  • Excellent proficiency in the use of GDS (preferably Amadeus)
  • High degree of accuracy and attention to detail

What we can offer you

  • Employee Assisted Program    
  • Travel industry related benefits           
  • The chance to take part in educational visits, familiarisation trips and incentives
  • Generous annual leave entitlement equivalent to 33 days per annum including bank holidays
  • Free car parking

This is a full time permanent role working 37.5 hours per week on different shift patterns during the opening hours of the department. The opening hours are Monday – Friday 9am – 6pm and Saturday 9am – 5pm.  If you feel you have the right skills and experience then please click “Apply” now as we wouldn’t want you to miss the opportunity to become part of our team and unique culture.