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We will be hiring for several new positions throughout 2022 so please watch this space for new job vacancies. 

Accommodation Consultant

Work Location: Portslade, East Sussex

Hours: Full time, Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.

We are seeking an Accommodation Consultant with high energy levels, determination and a can-do positive attitude. The successful candidate will join our sales department and report directly to the Managing Director.

As an Accommodation Consultant, you will:

  • Source and select serviced apartments across the globe.

  • Working closely with the Property Manager you will maintain the database and record availability of accommodation.

  • Network and advertise to new serviced apartment owners.

  • Identify serviced apartments and match them against clearly defined client accommodation requirements.

  • Work closely with the Business Development Director to ensure that all accommodation requirements are clearly understood. The successful candidate will be involved in the full business cycle from receiving the accommodation requirement through to concluding the deal.

  • Negotiate contracts and rates with serviced apartment owners.

  • Deal with general enquiries relating to contracts, payments, logistics, complaints, etc.

  • The successful candidate will be liaising with a diverse customer base and gathering as much information as possible to ensure maximum revenue.

  • The role will be largely office based. If the successful candidate demonstrates potential, they will have the opportunity to travel internationally.

  • You will be self-motivated and have excellent communication skills to work with cross-functional teams to deliver successful outcomes. You will thrive on complex client requirements and be personally motivated to provide the best solution to challenging problems.

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Accommodation Administrator

Work Location: Portslade, East Sussex

Hours: Full time, Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.

We are looking for an individual who is efficient and comfortable being a member of a team. The ability to multi-task, while maintaining complex schedules and managing administrative support, is essential in this position. The ideal candidate for this job is resourceful, a good problem solver and organised. Ensuring a steady completion of workload in a timely manner is key to success in this position.

 

As an Administrative Assistant, you will:

  • We work on a variety of email campaigns. You will assist in formatting material for mail merges to existing clients, potential new clients, and accommodation owners. The administrative assistant will help to gather information to facilitate the campaigns. This will involve data extraction tasks and online research. Online research will involve utilising LinkedIn to identify key people for WAFH to target. Additional tasks on LinkedIn will involve using InMail’s and sending connection requests. You will work closely with the Business Manager to ensure successful campaigns.

  • Maintain office supplies and equipment by checking inventory and order items.

  • Assume responsibility for maintenance of office equipment, including computers, copy machines.

  • Respond to questions and requests for information from external parties.

  • Liaising with external suppliers and problem solving.

  • Answer incoming calls and deal with enquiries.

  • Undertaking daily internet research (Google searches) to source new accommodation to add to our constantly expanding property database.

  • Research accommodation options in perspective locations and arrange meetings for the business development and property manager ahead of travel.

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