Sample Job Description for Senior Travel Agent

Here is a sample job description template for the position of Senior Travel Agent:

Job Title: Senior Travel Agent

Location of the Job: Houston, TX, 77056

Years of Experience: 1 to 3 Years

Job Type: Full Time Employee

Education Level: Bachelor’s degree

Job Summary:

Seeking an experienced International Leisure Agent who has planned FIT’S throughout the world. Extensive upscale retail experience in tour development.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Support the travel marketing effort and assist in travel promotions.
  • Establish and maintain client files and mailing lists.
  • Make reservations through Apollo or similar CRS system.
  • Counsel members and clients on travel options; create itineraries to meet needs by providing cruise, tour, airline, hotel, car and rail reservations, both domestic and international.

Position Requirements:

  • Experience with VIP’s and working with Executive Assistants is preferred.
  • You must have excellent relationship skills, be accurate, have strong time management skills and be a team player.
  • Written and Oral communication skills are critical to this position as you provide coaching and consulting by phone and email.
  • Minimum of three years experience in government or corporate travel. Sabre GDS is preferred.