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Senior Travel Agent/ Leisure Advisor

Company:
Travel
Location:
New York City, New York, United States
Posted:
December 05, 2018

Posted By Premium Recruiter

Description:

Rare opportunity to join a partner working inside the New York City Headquarter offices where you will be recognized and appreciated for your performance. If you are consistently challenging yourself to provide stellar customer service and unique experiences to your clients this may be the opportunity for you.

Responsibilities

Provide full-service leisure travel assistance for clients including air, hotel, resort, cruise, restaurant, tours, sightseeing, cars

Check availability and process bookings on Sabre and Worldspan, handle client requests from initial inquiry to client departure and follow up

Offer multiple options for clients

Trip research including destination, points of interest, regulations, etc.

Email, fax and telephone requests and confirmations

Follow up on last minute details, requests, changes

Use preferred partner relationships for best availability, rate, and additional benefits to insure maximum access and highest service levels for clients

Utilize contracts and rate desk to balance rate/revenue for client and company

Stay up to date through ongoing research on products and services through the use of the Internet, the Intranet, Virtuoso.net, contact with sales representatives, industry publications, newspapers and other magazines

Requirements

Extensive personal travel experience or time lived abroad

5+ years of experience as a luxury travel advisor necessary

Experience with Sabre or similar Global Distribution Systems (GDS) preferred

Ability to work well under stress and with tight deadlines

Ability to communicate clearly and professionally with clients, supervisors and co-workers both verbally and in writing

Must be proactive with an ability to work independently and in a team with direction from a manager

Strong organizational skills required to maintain up to date and accurate records and client correspondence

For immediate consideration, email resume with home location and contact information to: