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Talent Bank Scotland Personal Holiday Advisor


Ref Talent Bank Scotland
Location Scotland
Contract Type Permanent
Salary range £0-£20,000
Job Type Sales
 
Job Details

Location: Aberdeen, East Kilbride, Glasgow, Silverburn

Salary: £15,269 per annum (pro-rata for part time hours) plus commission and excellent benefits
 
Hours: Part and Full Time positions available (please indicate your preference when applying)

Would you like to join our Talent Bank? We’re always on the lookout for talented Personal Holiday Advisors to join our Retail Stores.


In a nutshell

Join us in a standalone store or concession in a department store or supermarket and you won’t just be a sales person. You’ll be an entrepreneur, marketing guru and dream weaver, using your creativity to set the scene for our customers’ perfect holiday.


Day to day

  • Drive new business through helping out with attention grabbing events and social media campaigns .
  • Delight our customers at all times, making sure they get the real star treatment.
  • You'll know all of our products like the back of your hand, you will suggest ways for our customers to upgrade their holiday to really fit with their preferences.


About you

We are looking for you to have the following strengths:-

  • Previous experience of working in a target driven sales environment
  • Proven ability to deliver impressive levels of customer service
  • You'll have the people skills and imaginative flair to sell luxury holidays
  • Committed to achieving targets and overcoming challenges
 
In return, you'll get to work within a culture that is fun, dynamic and fast paced and be part of a high performing retail sales team whilst sharing in the many benefits of working for the famous Virgin Brand. So if you feel you have the above skills, and enjoy multi-tasking and thinking on your feet within a busy and bustling retail environment then we would love to hear from you!


Additional information

All successful applicants will need to commit to undertaking our fantastic four week full time training course. This will include travelling to our Head Office in Crawley for weeks' 1, 2 and 4. You will then be in store for week 3 where you will start putting into action what you have learnt.

By completing an online application we will be able to review your skills and experience against our requirements and invite matching applications to attend the first stage of our recruitment process. This means that successful applications will be ready to progress to interview as soon as a vacancy arises.Successful applications will be held in our Talent Bank for a maximum of 12 months, during which time we will endeavour to match candidates to their preferred vacancy but we’ll contact you as soon as a suitable position becomes available.

To all recruitment agencies: Virgin Holidays does not accept unsolicited agency CV's. Please do not send unsolicited CV's to our job openings or to Virgin Holidays employees. Virgin Holidays is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited CV's.

Virgin Atlantic and Virgin holidays are equal opportunities employers and positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity. Our aim is to employ people who reflect the diverse nature of society which is why we strive to provide an inclusive environment where individuality is celebrated and we can unleash the potential of our brilliant mix of people.



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