Location and Hours: Old Town, Alexandria, Virginia. We are open Monday through Friday, from 8:30 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. Successful candidates will work eight-hour shifts within that time frame.
Job Overview: MacNair Travel Management is seeking an experienced Corporate Group Travel Consultant to support high profile group clientele. The successful candidate will be experienced in domestic and international "Group" travel, to include airline group pricing, flight routings, vendor negotiation, group ticketing, group hotel room management and ground transportation.
Background and Skill Set: Candidate must have a proven minimum 3 years experience as a Corporate Group Travel Consultant arranging complete domestic and international travel itineraries, to include air, car, hotel and airport transfer modes, for groups ranging in size from 25-500 travelers. Successful candidate must have effective and professional oral and written communication skills. Act as the liaison between the client and the traveler at all times, to ensure travel needs are met, adhering to established travel parameters, and customer satisfaction exceeds expectations. Candidate must possess and excel beyond a basic knowledge, in a variety of PC-related skills and/or software, to include Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook. Knowledge and experience with corporate travel technologies and with a minimum 3 years Sabre GDS is mandatory. Currently working on Sabre GDS preferred.
Self-motivated and ability to work with little supervision.
Maintains client profiles, ensuring special requests, corporate discounts and reward program information, such as frequent flyer numbers, hotel discounts and traveler preferences are included. Know and properly uses: airline terminology, codes, GDS formats, fare basis, airline rules and tariffs, resource guides, and industry contacts.
Compensation: Includes salary, commensurate with experience, and profit sharing bonus opportunities. MacNair offers an excellent benefits package: health, dental, short term disability/ long term disability, Life Insurance, 401 (k), Flexible Spending Account, Employee Assistance Program (EAP), paid time off, paid holidays, and travel related benefits.
Applying: Qualified candidates should apply on line at www.macnairtravel.com with their resume and cover letter to the attention of the Manager Travel Operations. For more information, visit us on the web at www.macnairtravel.com. Company: Since 1989, MacNair Travel Management has taken a proactive, consulting approach to the management of travel for corporations of all types and sizes (national Presidential campaigns and other political organizations, government contractors, trade associations, law and PR firms) and VIPs from around the globe. While the travel industry underwent major changes during the last 10 years, MacNair Travel Management continues to thrive on innovation, unparalleled customer services, and a passion for life, learning, travel, and delighting our customers. This success has been recognized through client retention, public appearances, and published works. We even wrote the book on travel management, Smooth Landings, which is now available on www.amazon.com.
MacNair surrounds itself with the best people and tools. From our active owners, amazing staff, to our dynamic management team with a wide variety of travel industry and business experience, we transform the way our customers approach and experience travel.
We are partnered with some of the best organizations in the business. We are an American Express Representative office, members of GBTA and ASTA, and are well networked around the region. We are recognized as active technology partners with Sabre, Get there, Cornerstone, Travcom, and more.
If you are interested in accelerating our and your momentum, want to be part of a recognized brand in the Washington area and soon to be nationally, and want to be part of a positive entrepreneurial organization where you can make a difference, then we are looking for you.
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