Travel Specialist

Writing a great travel specialist resume is important because it is one of the first things a potential employer will see when they are considering you for a position. It is your opportunity to make a good first impression and sell yourself as the best candidate for the job.

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Will Wockenfuss

will.wockenfuss@gmail.com | (497) 227-0191 | Louisville, KY

Summary


As a Travel Specialist with over 5 years of experience, I have provided excellent customer service by providing accurate travel information and making detailed plans. I have also been praised for my organizational skills in handling all aspects of travel arrangements. My goal is to continue to provide superior customer service and support in the planning process while expanding my knowledge of new destinations.

Experience


Travel Specialist at AAA Travel, KYMar 2022 - Present

  • Assisted with the planning and coordination of travel for over 100 clients annually.
  • Arranged transportation, accommodation, and itineraries for both domestic and international travel.
  • Negotiated rates and contracts with suppliers to get the best deals for clients.
  • Provided excellent customer service to ensure that all client needs were met.
  • Maintained knowledge of current promotions and discounts offered by airlines, hotels, etc.

Travel Agent at Travel Leaders, KYSep 2017 - Mar 2022

  • Arranged travel for 500+ corporate clients annually.
  • Negotiated discounts of up to 30% with airlines, hotels, and rental car companies.
  • Created cost-saving travel itineraries that saved clients an average of $500 per trip.
  • Identified new business opportunities worth $1 million in annual revenue.
  • Exceeded sales targets by 20%.

Education


High School Diploma at Louisville Male High School, Louisville, KYSep 2013 - May 2017

I've learned how to study for and take tests, how to do research, and how to write papers.

Skills


  • Knowledge of booking software (e.g. Sabre, Galileo)
  • Familiarity with multiple global distribution systems (GDSs)
  • Ability to use a computer reservation system (CRS)
  • Understanding of ticketing procedures
  • Strong communication skills
  • Organizational skills
  • Time management skills

Dawne Kennett

dawne.kennett@gmail.com | (887) 852-6298 | Cincinnati, OH

Summary


I am a Travel Specialist with over 5 years of experience in the industry. I have worked with clients from all over the world and have helped them plan their dream vacations. I am passionate about travel and enjoy helping others create memories that will last a lifetime.

Experience


Travel Specialist at AAA Ohio Auto Club, OHMay 2022 - Present

  • Successfully coordinated travel for 100+ business trips annually.
  • Negotiated preferred rates with vendors which saved the company 10% on overall travel expenses.
  • Created and managed annual travel budget of $1M.
  • Streamlined booking process which reduced average trip cost by 15%.
  • Managed team of 5 Travel Agents.

Travel Agent at , OHAug 2017 - Apr 2022

  • Arranged travel for 500 clients per year on average.
  • Negotiated discounts and special rates with airlines, hotels, tour companies, and other vendors.
  • Created custom itineraries according to client budget and interests.
  • Coordinated ground transportation (e.g. car rentals, taxi services) and activities (e.g. tours, excursions).
  • Provided concierge-level customer service throughout the duration of each trip.

Education


High School Diploma at Ohio State University, OHAug 2013 - May 2017

I've learned how to be organized, how to manage my time, and how to study effectively.

Skills


  • Knowledge of booking software and tools
  • Familiarity with different types of travel products
  • Ability to find creative solutions to customer problems
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Attention to detail