Flight Operations Travel Consultant

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Location: Surrey
Salary: Up to £24,500pa + benefits
Summary:

Flight Operations Travel Consultant

Leading Tour Operator – Surrey

Up to £24,500pa + benefits

Monday – Friday - 9am – 5pm (no weekends)

Are you experienced in booking flights using GDS Amadeus to include airline ticketing and looking to join a Leading Specialist Tour Operator?

Jewels Travel Recruitment are working with a Leading Tour Operator based in Surrey who due to expansion are seeking an experienced Flight Operations Travel Consultant responsible for issuing all airline tickets and ticket reissues using GDS Amadeus.

Vacancy Details

As Flight Operations Travel Consultant your primary responsibility will be to support the business in all matters relating to air for customers and staff for business and personal travel.

Flight Operations Travel Consultant Responsibilities:

- Responsible for issuing all airline tickets and ticket reissues.

- Process automated ticket refunds (e.g. cancellations) through BSP or Amadeus.

- To source and book the best rates (FOC where possible or apply for agency discounts) for familiarisation trips, staff travel, business trips, and journalists.

- Issue automated EMDs (Electronic Miscellaneous Documents) to pay for deposits, seat reservations, excess baggage and similar.

- Train frontline staff on GDS and answer GDS queries and advise Amadeus entries on a daily basis.

- Review ticketing deadlines on a daily basis and liaise with the Sales and Administration teams to get these actioned.

- Advise fares (nett and published) to departments on a daily basis and schedule queries.

- Advise staff on ETA and API queries and enter these into the GDS.

Experience Required

Experience Required:

- GDS Amadeus experience (essential)

- Experience working in a Ticketing role within a Tour Operator

- Experience of issuing, re-issuing and performing re – calculations of international and domestic airlines

- Fare Qualifications BA1&2 or VA 1&2

If you are interested please apply with Jewels Travel Recruitment!

How to Apply

Please apply to advert or via Jewels Travel Recruitment website with a copy of your CV.

Please note only suitable candidate will be contacted for this position. If your skills are not what the client is seeking for this position your CV will be added to our database where you will be considered for other roles as they become available that match your skills and experience.

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