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Join our Team

As AITO Tour Operator of the Year 2016, McKinlay Kidd is always on the look out for keen, committed and talented people to join our team.

Current Vacancy

The Place:

McKinlay Kidd is an ambitious and award-winning specialist travel business, based in central Glasgow, offering tailor-made holidays throughout Scotland, Ireland & England to discerning clients from the UK and Overseas. As part of our continued growth plans we are seeking a committed, focussed and professional Sales Advisor to join our small and dedicated team in an entrepreneurial environment.

The Role – Travel Sales Advisor:

You will be responsible for responding to enquiries and converting them into tailor-made holidays. You will listen and respond to the customer’s needs then recommend and organise everything from accommodation to activities to travel in order to create a unique holiday experience, working in partnership with local businesses who share our commitment to quality and customer service. This is a full-time, permanent position.

The Person:

The ideal Travel 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, responding well to meeting targets. You will be a skilled communicator, computer literate and have good knowledge of the geography of Scotland and the rest of the British Isles. While experience in the travel or hotel industry might be beneficial, we welcome applicants with other backgrounds too –  a can-do attitude matters more than experience for this role.   The ability to be a fast learner is essential. There is plenty of scope for creativity, working on your own initiative and taking on more responsibility.

The Rewards:

McKinlay Kidd are offering a competitive salary of between £16k to £19k plus benefits depending on experience. Applications from recent graduates welcome.

 

 

 

How to apply

In writing to the Founder and Director, Robert Kidd, including brief CV and letter/email explaining why you are a suitable candidate and describing your favourite places in Scotland, Ireland and England:

Email: robert@mckinlaykidd.com

McKinlay Kidd Ltd
Suite 120, Baltic Chambers
50 Wellington St
Glasgow
G2 6HJ

Tel: 0141 308 8009

We are always on the look-out for reliable, calm and professional people to join our dedicated team, whether full or part-time.
Ideal candidates 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 England and Ireland. While experience in the travel or hotel industry might be beneficial, we welcome applicants with other backgrounds too.

We look for people with the right attitude rather than substantial work experience. We can accommodate flexible working hours, depending on the role. Please apply as described above, outlining the type of role you are seeking.

 

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