If you are interested in Travel and enjoy looking for and planning holidays and trips then being a Travel Consultant could be a very good role for you.
A travel consultant will help people to find, book and organise travel for leisure and business. This will also include accessories such as travel insurance, monies etc.
You will usually come from a customer service, administrative background for this role and will need a good standard of education, be computer literate and a confident communicator. You will need excellent customer service skills and a good telephone manner.
If you are ready to apply for this role, please see below for an example cover letter. You can use this letter example for your job applications after amending it as suitable
Cover Letter Example: Travel Consultant
Mr. A. Employee
1, My House
1st September 2014
Mrs. A. Manager
Application for the role of Travel Consultant
I would like to apply for the role of Travel Consultant which I have seen advertised in (where) and (when) and have enclosed my up to date CV for you to look at.
I have always had a keen interest in travel and feel that I am an organised and thorough individual who has spent many hours in my personal life looking for holidays and booking them with the best deals, travel arrangements etc so ensure a successful and enjoyable trip.
I feel that I have excellent customer service skills and feel confident communicating with all levels of people. I enjoy helping people and making sure they have the support and advice needed to make an important travel decision.
I feel that I have a good background in Geography and a good idea of most countries and places which
I feel would help me immensely in this role.
I have excellent IT skills and can pick up new systems and procedures quickly. If you would be interested in my skills, please do not hesitate to contact me and I will be happy to answer any questions that you may have related to my experiences.
Thank you for taking the time to read my letter and CV and I look forward to hearing from you.