Salary: £16,010 per annum (pro-rata for part time
hours) plus commission and excellent benefits
Hours: 37.5 hours per week on a shift basis
including evenings and weekends
Closing date: This recruitment
is carried out on a rolling basis so please apply as soon as possible to avoid
In a nutshell
Retail is a bold idea, with over 90 innovative standalone stores and concessions
throughout the UK, we inspire everyone who has the dream of travelling and
experiencing the world, to do so with the Virgin flair.
As our Personal Holiday Advisor within the Harlow store you won’t just be a
sales person, you will be an entrepreneur, marketing superstar and dream
weaver. Your enthusiasm and knowledge for all of our products will be
infectious and you will tailor each holiday to our customer’s needs. Everything
that we do always starts with our customers and we truly believe in going out
of our way to delight and surprise.
Why Virgin Holidays?
It’s not easy to
sum up why we love working for Virgin Holidays. We’re
truly passionate about making holidays perfect. We challenge ourselves daily to
make things better, which shows by us constantly winning top awards. Our
commitment to our people is something that is ingrained within the fabric of
our business. We treat our people as the single most important part of Virgin
Holidays, as Richard Branson explains…
“This isn’t a
company that just talks about putting employees first or glibly claims that our
people are our greatest asset. This is a company that simply wouldn’t exist
without the energy, the determination, the wit and the wisdom of our people.”
ground-breaking spirit and passion keeps our brand vibrantly alive. That's why
we give our people the rewards that they deserve. We have a whole host of
benefits in place to help you enjoy life to the full alongside our awarded
winning training course. There are many benefits that you can expect in return
for your dedication and your passion to making our customers feel loved:-
What are we looking for?
- Want to travel
the world? After successfully passing your probation, you will receive a number
of free of fare flights to use on the Virgin Atlantic’s network. More than
enough to satisfy the wanderlust!
- Envious sales
incentive rewards including trips abroad and prizes.
- A first class
training programme - 3 weeks are based within our Head office in Crawley giving
you a proven foundation to thrive.
- Become a member
of our reward scheme- which is a treasure trove of discounts including Virgin
Trains, UK festival tickets, Virgin Media, Eurostar and cinema tickets, to name
- Season ticket loan to support you getting to and from
- We’re family
friendly and want to help with the costs of childcare. We offer a Childcare
voucher scheme for our entire employee’s.
- A standout place
to work with unconventional
professionalism, friendly faces and a fun
environment to be part of.
The store is open between Monday- Friday 09:00-19:00, Saturday 09:00- 18:00 and Sunday 11:00- 17:00 with the requirement to work 37.5 hours per week on early, late and weekend shifts over 5 days between Monday – Sunday.
What we’re looking for:
- Tenacious and creative in achieving and exceeding your monthly sales and service targets
- Knowledgeable and passionate about the travel industry with first-hand experience of long haul products
- Proven experience of offering exceptional customer experience
- Collaborative and adaptable in an ever-changing industry
Sounds like you, if so why not apply today to join our Virgin family?