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.
- 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.
- 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
- An excellent communicator & team player
- Lucrative salary
- Varied job role
- Travel Perks
- Sociable working hours
- Discounts on travel and insurance
- 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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