Inbound Travel Executive, Edinburgh

Recruiter
Travel Trade Recruitment
Location
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Salary
22000
Posted
11 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
International Speaking Travel Executive based in Edinburgh.
Are you a fluent in French or another international language? Do you have experience of Incoming travel arrangements into the UK from European speaking countries? If you have a good understanding of hotels in the UK & European market, this reservations role may be for you! Our client is one of the UK's largest incoming travel tour operators and is seeking an experienced Reservations Executive with strong European Language skills to join their busy and expanding team in Edinburgh.

Job Description:
Your core responsibility will be to efficiently quote incoming enquiries and to make consequent bookings and reservations for hotels and other ancillary service using the reservation booking system.

Duties:
- To undertake client reservations in an efficient and customer focused manner
- To ensure agreed response times to clients are met and all reservations undertaken are accurate
- To build and maintain strong relationships with clients under your care
- To deliver first class customer service to our clients
- Work with the Business Development Manager to support in quoting programmes and rates to existing and new clients
- To make hotel and other service reservations, maintaining strong supplier relationships.
- Ensure the profit margin targets on bookings under your care are achieved as laid out in company pricing guidelines (per market) and as directed by your manager

Experience Required:
*Fluency in English and another European Language
*A good knowledge of the UK-wide inbound tourism industry products is essential
*Some experience of handling VIP and/or luxury FIT accounts is desirable
*Team player able to work in a busy environment

The Package:
The successful candidate will be rewarded with a competitive starting salary.

Interested?
If you feel you meet the specific job requirements and would like to be considered please call Christine or click on 'Apply' and attach an up to date copy of your CV.

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