What does the role involve?
Audley Travel is now eagerly searching for ambitious Travel Sales Specialists to join our Africa team based in Oxfordshire and London. As a Travel Specialist you will work with our clients through the entire booking process. This includes; interacting with clients to find out the who-what-when-where and why’s of their trip, putting together itineraries to meet their travel needs, taking care of all the bookings of hotels, tours etc. and finally being the clients point of contact for any questions prior to or while on their trip. Of course, maintaining a high level of attention to detail and customer service throughout. It's your goal to ensure all clients return home having had a trip which exceeded their expectations, and consequently motivates them to return as clients again.
In summary you will use your first-hand country knowledge, and from speaking in depth with clients create and sell a trip that matches their requirements. This role is a great opportunity for someone who loves talking about travel and enjoys planning trips for themselves or others!
What are the benefits?
The starting basic salary for this role is in London office is £24,000 per annum plus commission (guaranteed first year minimum earning of £28,500) and £20,500 in our Witney office plus commission (guaranteed first year minimum earning of £24,000). The commission structure at Audley is uncapped.
We offer a generous allowance for those looking to relocate and a competitive benefits package including access to our dedicated in house Staff Travel Executive who organises personal trips for Audley employees. We also offer extensive training, including a 3-4 week trip to your country of specialisation within your first few weeks of starting your Travel Specialist career with us. We have a great culture and have many social events throughout the year including deck chair cinema events, quiz nights, scavenger hunts, summer and Christmas parties to name just a few. Audley strives to create an environment where people love coming to work every day!
What are the next steps?
It couldn’t be simpler, just touch up your CV and send us an application telling us all about your passion for travel and relevant work experience. One of our resourcing team will then touch base to let you know the next steps. We look forward to hearing from you!