Group Reservations Executive

  • Job Reference: KN 1634
  • Date Posted: 12 July 2018
  • Recruiter: Strong Recruitment
  • Website: http://www.strongrecruitment.co.uk
  • Location: Bromley, London
  • Salary: £18.00 to £18,000
  • Sector: Tour Operators/Wholesale, Tourism Board
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Kent -  based Tourism company offer a group booking service for international and nationally based tourism companies needing their expertise in booking attractions, theatres and restaurants.

This is a busy and varied role and will involve : 

- working daily with travel companies booking groups around the UK into restaurants , theatres and attractions

- liaising daily with suppliers, negotiating space and rates if it’s a new product

- handling all the administration for bookings

-Develop your product knowledge by constantly learning new events and restaurants and theatres the company will train you on

-Working as part of a professional, well trained and happy team 

Group Reservation Executives should have : 

  • At least 6 months reservations experience

  • Great telephone manner

  • Attention to detail

  • An interest in restaurants and tourism products

  • Good geographical knowledge of the UK

  • Ability to work under pressure during busy times

  • Desire to learn and develop products

  • Sense of humour!

  • Fluency in English – a 2nd language useful 

As Group Reservations Executive you will be offered great training, flexible working hours, perk box entitlements, summer and Christmas parties, fam trips, discounts on product company sell and an extra days holiday for your birthday! 

Successful Group Reservation Executive candidates will be contacted within2  working days – we will arrange to meet you to discuss the role and company in detail to ensure this is the right career move for you!