Jobs at McKinlay Kidd
McKinlay Kidd is an ambitious and award-winning specialist travel business, based in central Glasgow. We offer tailor-made holidays throughout Scotland & Ireland to discerning clients from the UK and overseas. As part of our continued growth plans we have two specific vacancies below. We are also always on the look-out for reliable, calm and professional people to join our dedicated team, whether full or part-time.
Travel Sales Advisor
Responsible for converting enquiries into tailor made holidays for our discerning customers. You will organise everything from accommodation to activities to travel in order to create a unique holiday experience, working with businesses across Scotland and Ireland.
The ideal Sales Advisor will have a strong customer service focus, excellent attention to detail in both literacy and numeracy, and relish the challenge of working in a fast-paced environment. You will be a skilled communicator, computer literate and have good knowledge of the geography of Scotland and ideally Ireland. Whilst experience in the travel or hotel industry might be beneficial, we welcome applicants with other backgrounds too. The ability to be a fast learner is essential for this role. There is plenty of scope for creativity and working on your own initiative.
We are looking for people with the right attitude rather than substantial work experience.
Applications from recent graduates welcome.
We are offering a competitive salary of between £16k to £18k depending on experience.
Responsible for all aspects of the administration of bookings, confirmations to customers and business partners, working closely in support of the sales team.
The ideal candidate will take pride in attention to detail and demonstrate commitment to accuracy and customer service. You will be able to communicate clearly and concisely, while experience of using CRM/administration systems is an advantage.
You will enjoy working as part of a small team in a fast-paced environment. We are looking for people with the right attitude rather than substantial work experience.
Minimum qualifications: Higher Maths and English.
We are offering a competitive salary of between £15k to £16k depending on experience.
How to apply
In writing to Robert Kidd, including brief CV and letter/email explaining why you are suited to the position and describing your favourite places in Ireland and Scotland.
Closing date: 31st January 2016
McKinlay Kidd Ltd
Suite 120, Baltic Chambers
50 Wellington St
Tel -0141 308 8009