Travel Consultant – Richmond

Flight Centre
Richmond upon Thames
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Function : Retail
Type : Full time
Job Expire : 11 Mar 2019

Job Description

Travel Lovers Wanted!

Are you crazy about Chile? Passionate about Peru? Mad about Macau? Awestruck about Australia? Most importantly, could you share your travel fanaticism with others?

If yes, we’re looking for you! Flight Centre in Richmond is on the hunt for enthusiastic, travel-hungry Travel Consultants to help sell our incredible globetrotting experiences to customers of all ages and personalities.

The Job

Our consultants love travel and are motivated about succeeding in sales, so your most important duty as a Travel Consultant will be to convey that eagerness to your customers – and with gusto! To prepare you for this thrilling task, all our Travel Consultants receive 3 weeks of training, learning about our diverse planet, tourism, aviation and all the exciting destinations we offer. From then on you’ll be in complete control of your career and that all-important salary.

We know our Travel Consultants are the best in the industry, which is why we give them the opportunity to earn an uncapped salary. When you begin, you’ll earn £20K-£28K, however some of our experienced Travel Consultants earn in excess of £50K a year!  

The Perks

Flight Centre Travel Group prides itself on being one of the world’s largest and most successful independent travel retailers. We’re talking around 2,000 stores across a dozen countries including Australia, New Zealand, USA, Canada and more including the UK. We hire a lot of like-minded people to make our travel machine work, and we strongly believe that our workforce is what has made Flight Centre so successful. That’s why we pass on as many benefits as possible to our dedicated staff, and also why we’re officially one of the Best Places to Work in the UK (according to the Great Place to Work® Institute).

Here are just a few of the perks successful Travel Consultants can take advantage of:

  • Travel Consultant Apprenticeship Standard Level 3 training and certification
  • Discounted travel and educational (familiarisation) trips to worldwide destinations
  • Free fun social events
  • Free financial guidance
  • Free health advice, health cash plan and discounted gym memberships
  • Career progression and leadership opportunities – including our Fast-Track Leadership Programme
  • Opportunity to take a three-month sabbatical after five years
  • Cycle to work scheme, discounted massages and much more…

The Fine Print

We only ask for a few things in exchange for these fantastic incentives and getting the chance to take on this challenging role. You should ideally have:

  • An unbridled passion for travel
  • Some sales experience
  • Strong communication skills
  • A warm, enthusiastic manner
  • A willingness to work weekends

Sound like you? Well what are you waiting for? Start your incredible travel journey with us today by clicking apply and filling in our application form.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

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Work Location

Address: Richmond upon Thames

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