BCD Travel Senior Business Travel Consultant in United Kingdom

Senior Business Travel Consultant - Leavesden, nr Watford, Hertfordshre - convenient for M25 and those not looking to commute into the City each day.

Forever linked with Harry Potter and now we need you to work magic for our VIP clients please.

Excellent remuneration package for wizard candidates.

Some home working will be avaialble following omboarding.

Full Time role - 37.5 hours

As a Senior VIP Business Travel Consultant, you will confidently offer expert guidance and be keen to share your knowledge. You will want to assist our clients to perfect their travel plans. You will be calm and reassuring and no challenge will be too much trouble. You will be able to offer hints and suggestions and will enjoy making recommendations.

This could be for a great place to stay, the best seat onboard, the latest special offers, or just ways to make their journey run more smoothly. And of course, you'll help our clients travel within their company policy wherever possible. You will be working for a widely known Entertainment client and other productions.

Your focus will be:

  • Booking all travel requirements for a wide variety of business travellers
  • Being aware of their budgets and offering the best deals possible
  • Handling amendments, cancellations and schedule changes
  • Delivering great customer service each and every time
  • Dealing with VIP clients
  • Some on call provison is required as part of this role

Your profile:

  • Previous business travel experience
  • A good working knowledge of Sabre GDS to include ticketing
  • Fares and Ticketing expertise/certificates
  • Previous entertainments travel experience would be an advantage
  • A welcoming telephone manner
  • Good worldwide geography and keen attention to detail
  • Flexible approach to working hours and able to deal with on call provision

What we offer you

This is an exciting opportunity within an international company. You'll be working with a great team of colleagues. And we offer you a competitive salary, training, career development and a dynamic working environment. Excellent salary package available.

Your work location

This role is based at the Leavesden Office - a large, film/media site that is well known for it's Harry Potter connections. Home working permitted following 6-month training period but you will be required to attend the office from time to time for training, team briefings, client reviews, updates etc.

How to apply

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Get to know us

BCD Travel helps companies make the most of what they spend on travel. For travelers 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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