Flights Travel Consultant

Posted 14 March by Jewels Travel Recruitment Easy Apply

Flights Travel Consultant

Surrey

Contract position for 9 months - Annual salary £25k pro rata (FTC)

We are seeking a Flights Coordinator, Flight Travel Consultant for a Travel company based in Surrey.

Your responsibilities as a Flight Coordinator, Flight Travel Consultant:

• Effective planning, sourcing and keen negotiation with a variety of airlines for new and on-going adult and student product

• Understanding of group/IT agreements with airlines

• Experience in using GDS Amadeus in basic operating, fares and ticketing areas

• Control all capacities between the airline and our in-house systems and manage all deadlines and releases required by all airlines

• Handling, quoting and managing requests for upgrades and deviations with airlines and internal departments

• Close liaison with product department to ensure smooth operation of tours

• Reporting and working on any issues and to assist in their resolution.

• Building strong rapport with all necessary internal teams, suppliers and tour managers

Skills required:

• A good understanding/working knowledge of air operating procedures involved with group tours

• Amadeus trained within basic operating, fares and ticketing with particular emphasis on tour operator/group fares and operations

• Working and buying within budget constraints

• A team player who can build strong relationships internally and externally

• Sound knowledge of Microsoft Office including Excel

• Organised and methodical approach to their work with excellent attention to detail

• Natural problem-solver, with an analytical and proactive mind

• Ability to work under own initiative and within tight deadlines

• Flexible with a commitment to quality

• Effective communicator both verbally and in writing

How to Apply:

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Required skills

  • Airlines
  • Flight
  • GDS
  • Tour Operators
  • Travel Consultant

Reference: 34687860

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