News

GTI Seeks to Appoint Group Sales Executive

GTI Seeks to Appoint Group Sales Executive

Group Travel International (GTI) is looking to appoint a Group Sales Executive for its north Dublin office and who is available for an immediate start. Applicants should email their current CV to jobs@gti-ireland.com.

JOB DESCRIPTION

This is an opportunity to join one of Ireland’s most successful group travel companies. The Group Sales Executives work with clients to find what they want, create solutions and ensure a smooth sales process.

GTI is looking for a person with strong sales and administrative skills who will work well within a team environment. Training will be provided to ensure compliance with specific service levels.

The role involves:

  • Sales and administration of Group Tours and Escorted Tours
  • Locating and converting Group Sales with the aim of increasing client base
  • Requesting and confirming travel services such as flights, hotels, coaching, etc
  • Negotiating rates and contracts with supplier where necessary
  • Using, maintaining and updating CRM and back office system
  • Updating and monitoring sales and client reports on a weekly basis
  • General administration duties as required, ensuring attention to detail
  • Working effectively to deadlines in a busy environment
  • Attending team meetings and sharing best practice with colleagues

CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS

Candidates should be well organised, have excellent communication skills and an ability to multi-task. The successful candidate should be computer literate with a thorough knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel, along with a good understanding of database systems. Previous experience in the travel industry would be an advantage but is not necessary.

Ideal requirements:

  • At least three years’ experience in a busy sales role
  • Customer driven, highly motivated and a professional attitude towards work
  • Strong administrative and organisational skills
  • A positive, confident and determined approach
  • Effective time management skills with an ability to prioritise work schedules
  • Initiative to work effectively in a team environment
  • Attention to detail with a high level of accuracy
  • Be able to travel to view destinations
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Fluent English – spoken and written

PACKAGE

Hours are 09.00 – 17.30 Monday to Thursday, 09.00 – 17.00 on Fridays. However, flexibility may be required during busy periods.

A competitive salary will be offered dependent on the experience of the person. Applicants must be available immediately for interview and employment. Email your current CV to jobs@gti-ireland.com.

Click to add a comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

News

NEIL STEEDMAN has been a trade journalist, copywriter, editor and proofreader for 50 years, and News & Features Editor for ‘Irish Travel Trade News’ for the past 40 years.

More in News

Cassidy Travel to Appoint Retail Manager for Blanchardstown

Neil SteedmanJune 23, 2018

Erika Wins Two Tickets to Hong Kong with Cathay Pacific

Michael FloodJune 21, 2018

Cantabria Region Promotes in Cork

Michael FloodJune 21, 2018

European Aviation Facing Serious Capacity Challenges – Eurocontrol

Neil SteedmanJune 21, 2018

Lainey’s Adventures: Getting Your White Card in Australia

Neil SteedmanJune 21, 2018

Touring Ireland with The Old Stones

Neil SteedmanJune 21, 2018

Royal Caribbean Cruises to Invest in Silversea Cruises

Michael FloodJune 21, 2018

Irish Ferries Has Re-Accommodated 75% of WB Yeats Passengers

Neil SteedmanJune 21, 2018

United Airlines Marks 20 Years Flying from Dublin Airport

Michael FloodJune 21, 2018

Copyright © 2016 Belgrave Group Limited, C4 Nutgrove Office Park, Nutgrove Avenue, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14, Ireland