Senior Travel Agent – Permanent

We are looking for a travel agency Team Leader (TL) for our client along with a small team of travel agents for a well established travel agency that specializes in air ticketing to South Asia, Middle East and Africa.

This position starts ASAP.

You will manage travel requirements made mainly for personal, family and business or holiday reasons on behalf of our suppliers. The goal is to keep our clients satisfied and loyal for future services.

Responsibilities

Plan and sell air tickets, transportations, accommodations, insurance and other travel services
Cooperate with clients to determine their needs and advise them appropriate destination, modes of transportations, travel dates, costs and accommodations
Provide relevant information, brochures and publications (guides, local customs, maps, regulations, events etc) to travelers
Book transportation, make hotel reservations and collect payment/fees
Use promotional techniques and prepare promotional materials to sell itinerary tour packages
Deal with occurring travel problems, complaints or refunds
Enter data into our software and maintain client files
Network with Airline Partners Maintain statistical and financial records - BSP, Sale Reports Meet profit and sales targets

Requirements

Proven work experience as a Travel Agent Excellent knowledge of computer reservations systems - Galileo, Sabre, Apollo Fluency in English; multilingualism - Hindi, Punjabi, Urdu is a Major Asset Strong sales skills and commercial awareness
Ability to interact, communicate and negotiate effectively
Sound knowledge of domestic and international travel trends
Degree in Hospitality, Travel, Tourism, Business or relevant field is an Asset Personal travel experience will be considered an advantage

**Competitive base salary, commission

Please respond to this ad with your resume and Cover Letter.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $15.00-$17.00 per hour

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