Temporary Group Travel Planner London – £25k-£30k + benefits (PTR 3057)

Temporary Group Travel Planner London – £25k-£30k + benefits (PTR 3057)

Temporary Group Travel Planner London – £25k-£30k + benefits (PTR 3057)

Our client is a successful and dynamic business travel and events company with offices across the globe and due to remarkable growth now seeking a Temporary Group Travel Planner to join the team.

The Temp Group Travel Planner is responsible for delivering all group travel requirements of identified client accounts and be a trusted advisor to clients.

This role is ideal for an experienced groups travel consultant and or events professional seeking career development and something a little different in which you will be rewarded for your hard work.

Duties include:

  • Provide the highest possible level of personal group travel service to all clients whilst forging and developing relationships
  • Imparting best in class market knowledge of airline and transport providers and supporting clients in travel arranging.
  • Maximise client revenue through up selling and promotion of the company’s travel services.
  • Co-ordinate and reserve travel requirements negotiating on the client’s behalf using agreed rate caps and dealing with preferred suppliers to achieve the best rates and commission.
  • Continually build relationships with preferred suppliers.
  • Improve and update own product knowledge and attendance of familiarisation trips, office presentations and site visits.

Essential requirements:

  • Group travel experience within the travel industry is essential
  • Worldspain, Galileo or Sabre GDS experience is imperative
  • Word / Excel / PowerPoint and general IT skills
  • Accomplished and confident negotiator
  • Articulate
  • An excellent communicator & team player

Benefits:

  • Lucrative salary
  • Varied job role
  • Travel Perks
  • Sociable working hours
  • Discounts on travel and insurance
  • Pension
  • Opportunity to work for a dynamic and forward thinking travel management company within a friendly team in state of the art offices.

 

Give your travel career a boost and apply today! Please note only suitable candidates from a events / travel background will be considered for this role.

 

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