Virgin Holidays “Once-in-a-Lifetime Experiences” Advisor

Company | Virgin Holidays (Virgin Group)

Company description | One of the largest and most successful long-haul scheduled tour operators in the UK.

Job location | Birmingham (UK)

Job description | Help customers to organize once-in-a-lifetime experiences, from luxury Caribbean beaches to African Safaris. You’ll be an entrepreneur, marketing guru and dreamweaver, using your imagination to set the scene for customers’ perfect holiday. You’ll know all of the products like the back of your hand, and you’ll suggest ways for customers to upgrade their holiday to really fit with their preferences. You will also drive new business through helping out with attention grabbing events and social media campaigns. Above all, you’ll surprise and delight customers at all times – making sure they get the real star treatment.

Compensation package | GBP 15.269 per year (pro rata for part time hours) + commission and excellent benefits (e.g. up to 7 flights a year to a wide range of Virgin’s glamorous global destinations).

Application period | From October, 4 to November, 30 2018.

Number open positions | 1

Candidate qualifications | Fluency in the English language; previous experience of working in a target driven sales environment, with an understanding of the long-haul product and the ability to deliver impressive levels of customer service; above all, you will have the people skills and imaginative flair to sell luxury holidays alongside being committed to achieving targets and overcoming challenges.