Trainee Travel Consultant

  • Thame
  • The Midcounties Co Operative
About the role: Your next adventure starts here at Your Coop Travel! We are the one of the only travel groups in the UK which is part of larger family of businesses which form The Midcounties Co-operative, which makes our travel business even more unique! We're an independent agency, which means we have wider choice of packages and we work closely with over 300 major tour operators. We’re looking for a passionate and energetic Trainee Travel Consultant to join our growing Society and create unforgettable experiences for our members and customers. As a Trainee Travel Consultant, you will: • Provide unrivalled customer service by continuously going the extra mile• Achieve sales and profit targets by maximising customers bookings• Maximise selling opportunities through upselling additional products and services• Actively participate in training to enhance knowledge and personal development Who are we looking for? To be a successful candidate for this role you will need: • Some experience in sales or customer focused environments • Passion and enthusiasm for travel • Confidence, a sociable and vibrant nature • Excellent communication skills What can we offer you? You may be thinking what makes Your Coop Travel unique? Why should I join? Here are a few reasons why you should join the society! • We are owned and run by our members • We are committed to a climate of equal influence where everyone is free to share their views• As an equal opportunities’ employer, we strive to build an inclusive working environment for all Joining us means you will be part of something amazing and it also means you will have access to lots of great benefits including: • Competitive Commission up to £2,000 per year • Up to 60% Childcare Discount• 20% Coop Food Discount• Up to £500 Coop Travel Discount• 22 Days Annual Leave • Coop Society Membership • GroceryAid Colleague Support • Refer a Friend Reward Scheme • Death in Service x2 Annual Salary At Your Coop Travel we are dedicated to building a diverse and inclusive workplace where our colleagues can bring their authentic selves to work so if you are looking to bring the sunshine back to travel but you feel your experience whether it be retail, hospitality, or anything else doesn’t align perfectly with the job description,