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Concierge Specialist, Boston

Salary: Dependent on Experience

About us
Audley Travel is an award-winning, consistently recognised tour operator that specialises in tailor-made travel in over 80 countries. Our clients come to us because we are the true experts of the region and use our knowledge to provide an unforgettable experience.

Undeniably, the past 18 months have been challenging times for the travel industry, however Audley Travel is proud to be entering the upward trajectory of our recovery. Being backed by Investors, we have a growth mindset which is always looking at ensuring that the longevity and success of Audley Travel’s future continues. We are proud to have recently completed a significant upgrade to our technology systems and we continue to invest heavily in our future. As we are now starting to focus towards returning to our pre-pandemic growth phase, we are recruiting to meet the needs of our clients and support teams. 

Everyone you work with here is passionate about travel and exploring other cultures! Beyond that, you will be surrounded by supportive, success-driven individuals. We work to create a fun and competitive environment and pride ourselves on recognising top performers. Each team here works collaboratively with one another, as we are each other’s biggest resource. And in 2021, we turned 25!!! Check out the video below to get a real taste of who we are and what we love doing:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H-AhWeqsvds


Concierge Specialist  
Audley Travel is an award-winning, consistently recognized tour operator that specialises in custom travel in over 80 countries. Our clients come to us because we are the true experts of the region and use our knowledge to provide an unforgettable experience. Everyone you work with here is passionate about travel and exploring other cultures! Beyond that, you will be surrounded by supportive, success-driven individuals. We work to create a fun and competitive environment and pride ourselves on recognising top performers. Each team here works collaboratively with one another, as we are each other’s biggest resource.

As a Concierge Specialist you will be working as part of a team to engage with clients and educate on Audley’s brand to inspire clients to travel the Audley Way. In order to do this, you will need to quickly establish rapport, convey a passion for travel, and explain what makes Audley unique. With general knowledge of Audley product you will act as a gateway for clients who are new to Audley and determine if clients are suitable to travel with us and determine if they want to travel with us. Largely phone-based work but utilizing all written forms of communication you will nurture and qualify new enquiries with the goal of directing them to a Travel Sales Specialist or fostering the relationship further.

Responsibilities:
  • You will often be the first point of contact and provide the first experience of Audley Travel for clients
  • Keep up to date with general product developments around the business, to tailor your conversations to inspire future clients to travel with us. In time you will have developed specific knowledge of each area in order to showcase to clients why we’re unique
  • Demonstrate a total commitment to customer service. It is your goal to ensure all clients are impressed by Audley from the outset whether they choose to travel with us or not
  • You need to enjoy and thrive in a fast paced, flexible and entrepreneurial environment
  • Support may be given for Round The World (RTW) trips, if necessary
  • Occasionally asked to support the Client Experience Team with initiatives, events, or other tasks, but not a part of daily support

Experience and role requirements:
  • Previous roles dealing with lead generation or call center experience working within a customer-facing environment
  • Must enjoy telephone-based work as primary focus of the role
  • Passion for travel (demonstrated through personal travel or industry experience)
  • A committed and resilient individual and team player with a desire to work to the highest of standards
  • Able to handle high volume of calls and work efficiently to meet daily and monthly goals
  • Comfortable building rapport and determining client eligibility
  • Adaptable to different styles of communication and client behaviors
  • A cheerful and confident person with a high level of initiative who understands the importance of customer service
  • Must be flexible and adaptable to new initiatives in the business and team as they develop.
  • Excellent standard of oral and written English
  • Can demonstrate an ability to meet deadlines
  • MS Office skills along with strong computer and systems-based skills
  • Strong planning and organisational skills
  • Customer service and problem-solving skills
  • High level of attention to detail

Package:
The Concierge Specialist role starting salary is $46,000.

Benefits:
We have extensive benefits on offer including:
20 days PTO each year increasing 1 day each year to a maximum of 25 days (plus 9 Public Holidays)
Your birthday off each year
100% Employer Paid Health Insurance

We believe it's our people that make the difference and who build Audley into the success it is today. We pride ourselves on enabling people to reach their full potential through promoting and celebrating a diverse and inclusive working environment.

Weekly Schedule
Saturday and Sunday shifts: 10am – 6pm
Mon, Tues, Wed shifts: 11.30am – 8pm
Thurs-Fri are days off 

 

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