BCD Travel Corporate Travel Agent in United Kingdom
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Do you have great Galileo/Travelport skills too and know how to get your corporate clients from A- Z and deliver truly first-class customer service each and every time?
Do you know just how to manage their trips, to get them the right price and make recommendations for the smoothest of journeys?
If so, we could have just the right opening for you!
We've a large corporate travel centre in Manchester, based at The Edge, from where our award-winning travel team keep our travellers on the move no matter what obstacles arise on the way.
To succeed, you'll have the skills and knowledge to make recommendations for the best place to stay in a city, the most comfortable seat onboard or the latest supplier offers. You'll understand clients' budgets and company travel policies and will do all you can to ensure compliance.
Delivering first-class customer service for a wide variety of business travellers
Handling reservations and ticketing for air, hotels, rail and car hire. Dealing with amendments, cancellations and schedule changes
Being aware of client travel policies and offering the best deals possible within budget
Ensuring that you keep up to date with travel industry products and services
You'll have a second European language - but excellent English too!
Previous travel industry/ air reservations experience -- ideally gained within a TMC/flight centre
Recent hands-on knowledge of Travelport/Galileo to include ticketing
IATA Fares and Ticketing expertise -- knowledge of nett fares also helpful
A warm, confident, reassuring telephone manner
Good worldwide geography and keen attention to detail
What we offer you
This is a great opportunity to work for a leading global travel organization. You'll be working with an award-winning team of colleagues and will be happy to support one another. We'll offer you a competitive salary, ongoing training and career development prospects and a dynamic working environment. We're an Investor in People so we're committed to help our staff reach their true potential.
Your work location
This role is based at our lovely Manchester office - we've a great team there ready to greet their next new colleague.
How to apply
Is this your next career move? Don't wait any longer. Register now at our careers centre if you've not already done so. Upload your CV and ideally a brief covering letter too.
Get to know us
BCD Travel helps companies make the most of what they spend on travel. For travellers this means keeping them safe and productive, and equipping them to make good choices on the road. For travel and procurement managers, it means advising them on how to grow the value of their travel programme. In short, we help our clients travel smart and achieve more. We make this happen globally with more than 13,000 creative, committed and experienced people. And it's how we maintain an industry leading client-retention rate of 95%, with 2017 sales of US$25.7billion. For more information, visit www.bcdtravel.co.uk.
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