Group Reservations

  • Job Reference: kn1649bis
  • Date Posted: 3 October 2018
  • Recruiter: Strong Recruitment
  • Website: http://www.strongrecruitment.co.uk
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £19,000 to £21,000
  • Sector: Tour Operators/Wholesale, Tourism Board
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

London based award winning company seek Group Reservations staff to work within a busy and well trained team. A varied role with a company offer excellent training and genuine career opportunities seek Group Reservations staff whose role will involve : 

  • Liaising daily with international travel agents, DMC’s, wholesalers and UK based travel clients booking groups into a variety of products including restaurants, attractions, events and theatres

  • Liaising daily with suppliers developing long term relationships with key contacts

  • Developing product knowledge on a wide variety of UK based tourism products

  • Helping the B2B clients chose the right event and theatre for their international group clients

  • Handling all administration involved with making group reservations 

The role will suit candidates who : 

  • Speak fluent English and a 2nd European language is useful

  • At least 6 months reservations experience

  • Great communication skills and a love of a sales environment

  • Some knowledge of the UK and London’s attractions 

The Company offer excellent training and proven career opportunities, have modern offices with a social team who plan events for the staff, pay monthly bonuses and the training will include visiting many attractions, restaurants and theatre shows. We have worked with them for over 18 years and many of the staff are still there and many have developed successful careers. 

We look for people with personality, great customer service attitude and some experience of working in a CRO or within a reservations team, with experience of living in London for at least a year. 

We will contact successful candidates within 2 working days – we will discuss the role in full and ensure this is the right  move for you – since 2001 we have helped many people find the right career choice! We hope we can help you!