Travel Consultant

at Universal Travels and Tourism
Location Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Date Posted December 26, 2018
Category Other
Job Type Full-time

Description

Job Summary:      Looking for experienced and dedicated Travel Consultant in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates (UAE)

 

Job Key Details:

 

  • Conduct research on various destinations and means of travel regarding prices, customs, weather conditions, reviews etc.
  • Arrange travels from beginning to end through booking tickets and accommodation, securing rental transportation etc
  • Maintain relationships with key persons
  • Identify the clients’ specifications as well as wishes and suggest suitable travel packages or services
  • Make use of promotional techniques and prepare promotional materials to sell itinerary tour packages
  • Provide travelers with pertinent information and useful travel or holiday material ie guides, maps and event programs
  • Assist customers to plan perfectly organized trips online, over the telephone or through email
  • Develop and update electronic records of clients
  • Provide flight tickets, hotel reservations and other travel documents
  • Manage unforeseen problems and complaints and determine eligibility for money returns
  • Participate in conferences to maintain familiarity with tourism trends
  • Obtain deposits and balances

 

Job Qualifications and Experience

 

  • The ideal candidate for Travel Consultant must have relevant qualifications for this role
  • The applicant must have a minimum of two years of practical experience in ticketing with a travel agency
  • Excellent knowledge of traveling software ie computer reservations systems and e-travel
  • Should be well versed in various areas of travel ie domestic/international, business/holidays, group/individual
  • The applicant should have excellent communication skills in both English and Hindi
  • The applicant should be knowledge of Amadeus/Sabre/Galileo GDS.
  • Exemplary sales skills and customer oriented approach required for the right candidate
  • The jobholder should be able to present, persuade and communicate effectively
  • The applicant should have thorough knowledge of the travel industry policies including faring, refunds, reissues as well as itinerary changes.

 

Application Procedure:                                                                                

All qualified candidates are encouraged to upload their recently updated CVs