Business Travel Consultant (French Speaking)

  • Operations
  • London, United Kingdom

Business Travel Consultant (French Speaking)

Job description

We are a leading travel management company for the charity and academic communities and we’re proud and passionate about what we do.


Our Operations Team provide a fantastic service to Academic and Charity clients to support them in their vital work around the globe. As a Business Travel Consultant who is fluent in French (both written and oral), you will be booking flights, hotels, car hire and advising French speaking clients on travel visas, so this is a varied role and the ability to multitask is key.

We are currently looking for an experienced Business Travel Consultant (Fluent in French) with good working knowledge of reservations, fares and ticketing ideally gained within a TMC environment.

In return you’ll receive some great benefits:

  • An attractive salary, plus bonus
  • 31.5 days holiday (including bank holidays) rising by 1 day (pro rata) after 1 year service
  • Option to buy or sell additional annual leave from January
  • Flexibility to work from home or a hybrid combination of office and home
  • Excellent opportunities for progression
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Pension
  • Life Assurance
  • Season ticket loan
  • Discounted staff travel
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Free Eye Tests
  • Central Manchester office

Requirements

  • Fluent in French (both written and spoken) is essential 
  • Previous experience working as a Business Travel Consultant
  • A passion for travel with demonstrable energy and self-motivation
  • Experience dealing with high volumes of email and call requests processing complex travel bookings
  • Experience of nett fares, including air passes and RTW fares
  • Good CRS knowledge - Galileo preferable but cross-training can be given
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • The ability to achieve individual and team targets


If you’re an experienced Business Travel Consultant and meet the requirements outlined above then please do get in touch. Hours of work are 8.45am - 5.30pm (4 weeks), 8am - 4.45pm (1 week), 9.30am - 6.15pm (1 week) Monday – Friday and your rota will involve one weekend day every six weeks with a day off in lieu midweek. The role may be based at either our central Manchester office, from home or a hybrid combination of office and home

Welcome to Diversity Travel – We’re a successful travel management company for the charity and academic communities. We’re proud and passionate about what we do in helping our clients understand and save money on their travel and accommodation. We invite you to visit our company LinkedIn page https://www.linkedin.com/company/diversity-travel/ to learn more about us and what we do.


We’re proud and passionate about what we do.

We embrace diversity and treat everyone with respect and trust.

We always look to improve our products, services and ourselves.

We keep the customer at the heart of everything we do.