Junior Hotel Consultant

Junior Hotel Consultant

If you’ve ever fancied a career in the travel industry but have found it hard to “break in” - this could be your opportunity! We are recruiting for a Junior Hotel Consultant position for our client in Reading where you will be responsible for booking the accomodation requirements for corporate travellers.

Based in an office location, you’ll work Monday- Friday within a team of Business Travel Consultants who handle all aspects of travel for corporate companies and their staff. Your role as a Junior Hotel Consultant means your daily duties will include:

  • Liaising with your clients over the phone and via email to ascertain their hotel requirements
  • Search, get rates and present options to your client
  • Handle each booking from initial enquiry through to completion
  • Ensure all payment details are set up correctly with the hotel
  • Completing a range of administrative duties related to the role

You could be booking for 1 person travelling to a meeting, or, a whole team of people getting ready to attend a conference! The role of Junior Hotel Consultant requires you to work in a fast paced and ever changing environment so you’ll be able to think on your feet and provide an excellent level of service.

To be considered for this Junior Hotel Consultant role, we’re looking for:

  •  Knowledge of Microsoft products, including Outlook, Word and Excel
  • Good geographical knowledge
  • Be passionate about the travel industry
  • Understand corporate travellers needs and be able to communicate effectively over the phone and via email
  • Conferma/GDS knowledge an advantage
  • Able to work shifts with an earliest shift start of 08:30 and latest finishing shift 18:00
Please don't hesitate to send your CV to us for this lovely position and we'll get in touch if you meet the clients criteria!