Our Richardson, TX client is seeking a Corporate Travel Agent on a contract (2-3 month) basis.
Arrange accommodations, airline or cruise tickets and other travel services for customers
Communicate with customers to determine date of travel, destination, mode of transportation, financial considerations and other details
Provide customers with brochures, maps and other information that could help their travel easier
Compute travel costs
Negotiate with various travel-related companies such as hotels, resorts, etc to get discounts and freebies
Recommend travel guides, destinations and other details based on customer needs
Other related duties as assigned
High school diploma or some college background in computer science, world history, geography, foreign languages or a similar field, Bachelor’s degree in travel and tourism would be ideal
2+ years of direct travel arrangement experience for mid to large size company
Must have strong working knowledge of Sabre GDS software program, and be skilled in Microsoft Excel, Outlook and Word
Experience in marketing and sales are an advantage
Effective negotiation and persuasion skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, research skills, interpersonal skills and strong knowledge in domestic and international travel
Must also be well-organized, detail-oriented, courteous, accurate, professional and able to work independently and in a team environment
Please visit us on the web atwww.frontlinesourcegroup.com
Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/V/D. Candidates must have authorization to work in the U.S. Clients will not sponsor visas.
Frontline Source Group™ is one of the fastest growing Information Technology, Accounting, Legal, Human Resources, Administrative, and Clerical staffing and direct hire firms with offices throughout Texas (Arlington, Austin, Dallas, Fort Worth, Plano, Houston Galleria, Lewisville, West Houston, San Antonio, Sugar Land, and The Woodlands), Tennessee (Nashville and Brentwood), and Arizona (Phoenix and Scottsdale).
Frontline specializes in matching top talent with companies for direct, contract, and contract-to-hire placements. We work with clients and candidates in all areas of the United States and Canada.