Travel Agent - Destination Specialist

  • About Australia
  • San Antonio, TX 78216, United States
  • Sep 20, 2016
Full time Leisure Travel Agent

Job Description

Leisure & Adventure Travel - Destination Specialist
Australia, New Zealand, Tahiti & Fiji

About Australia seeks an enthusiastic person for a full-time position (M-F, 8.30am-5pm) in Travel Sales specializing in Australia, New Zealand Tahiti & Fiji. Our offices are located in San Antonio Texas (226 W Rector), in the vicinity of Loop 410/281 North)

This position is available in-house or for a suitable remote person providing existing experience in selling the South Pacific can be demonstrated.

About Australia enjoys an excellent industry reputation in selling the South Pacific. Our team are industry experts & are highly regarded through in-house & direct vendor training plus destination famils. Our goal it to make sure every client has a trip of a lifetime.

If you would like to become a "South Pacific Destination Specialist" - then contact us.  This is a career postion - About Australia is an equal opportunity employer who offers considerable training, excellent vacation & Health Insurance benefits.

Job Description:
Develop amazing vacation itineraries based on client needs
Respond to enquiries (phone, email, fax & mail)
Prepare Job Budgets (MS Excel) & Quotations (MS Word)
Book Flights (Amadeus)
Travel Insurance Quotations
Provide unparallel customer service

If you are an "at home" agent looking to work full time in the travel industry with a leading travel company - this could be the position for you.

Job Requirements:

Minimum 1-3 years travel industry experience
Punctual, Reliable, Organized & Honest
Motivated, Outgoing & Confident
Computer Skills (Internet, Email & Instant Message)
Extremely proficient with Microsoft Word & Microsoft Excel
Experience with either Amadeus, Worldspan, Sabre or Apollo
Excellent Written and Verbal communication skills
Attention to detail is vital
Friendly outgoing nature
Flexibility to work within a changing environment
Multi tasking ability
Willing to learn & have fun
General knowledge of Australia (New Zealand &/or Fiji) is advantageous.
Salary is based on experience

GDS Required

Sabre, Amadeus

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