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Air Booking Coordinator (100% Remote Position)

remote
FULL TIME
2 Year

The salary not being exposed by the employer means that you can negotiate based on the company's approach to employee job satisfaction and fulfillment. To be considered for this job, you must have acquired 24 months of work experience in the same field. You have the flexibility to work from any location that offers you the chance to work with a team that is passionate and committed to achieving success, thanks to this job being a remote job. full time work offers a different kind of work experience - is that something you're looking for? The Air Booking Coordinator (100% Remote Position) job opening has been available since January 2, 2024 and will expire on April 1, 2024.

The Air Booking Coordinator is responsible for working with domestic and international participants to book air travel to/from program destination. Providing excellent customer service in a team structure you will resolve customer’s needs, issues and finalize air arrangements. The coordinator will become experts in policy and procedure and make situation decisions based on the need of the participant and the organization.

Road Scholar offers a remote-first work environment. The compensation for this non-exempt/hourly position is $22.00 per hour.

Essential Functions

  • Sell a variety of travel options including domestic air, international, negotiated and block space air. Qualifies calls and provides the best schedules and pricing for customers to enable first call resolution.
  • Manage inbound and outbound participant calls.
  • Create preliminary itineraries for all TCA enrollments.
  • Handles airline schedule changes following each airlines guidelines.
  • Resolves flights changes during world events, weather or airline strikes.
  • Assist participants on our Emergency Line as needed to resolve situation.
  • Promote additional services for custom air participants, hotel and upgrades. Education the participant on the benefits of our competitive upgrade offers.
  • Match and fulfill customer needs; effective closing skills, solid judgment and understanding of company/airline policy.
  • Make sound business decisions based on situational events with a strong focus on customer satisfaction, creating a culture of participants who are promoters of the Road Scholar brand.
  • Foster relationships with Road Scholar participants through active listening and engagement.
  • Navigate various computer applications, use your search engine skills and toggle between applications while on the phone.
  • Satisfies or exceeds Travel Services performance standards in accordance with goals, objectives and metrics.
  • Educate customers with sound solutions
  • - increase air on enrollments and enhance customer experience.
  • Takes ownership of customer interaction and experience.

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree preferred and/or comparable experience preferred.
  • Excellent communication, decision making, persuasion and closing skills a must!
  • 1-2 years’ experience with AirTravel preferred.
  • Demonstrated sales and customer service skills, including negotiation, closing capabilities and solid knowledge of airline negotiated fares.
  • Strong team contributor; ability and willingness to work hard to achieve team objectives.
  • Results driven
  • - Enthusiastic, motivated, self-starters.
  • Strong CRM and computer skills, with a capacity to learn new systems; Amadeus or airline GDS a plus.
  • Ability to thrive in change while maintaining consistency in a fast paced environment.
  • Solid written or and oral communication skills.

*The above is intended to describe the general content and requirements of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. It is not intended to be an exhaustive statement of all duties, responsibilities, or skills required of personnel so classified.

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We offer competitive compensation and excellent benefits:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • 20 days PTO annually
  • Paid shutdown between Christmas and New Years!
  • Ability to work remote!
  • Paid Holidays (14)
  • Retirement Plan with a company match up to 5%
  • Identity Protection
  • Unlimited On-line Training thru Linkedinlearning.com
  • Learn more at https://www.roadscholar.org/careers/

  • And More!

For serious consideration, please submit a cover letter with your resume telling us why you are interested in the position.

An Equal Opportunity Employer
Road Scholar values and supports individual differences and strives to create an environment that contributes to the success of both the individual and the organization. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, pregnancy, illness, marital or veteran status or disability or any other status protected by applicable law.

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