Ten Things You Need - To Become A Flight Centre Consultant

9 April 2012

If you're looking for a job that combines your passion for travel with your fantastic people skills then look no further than Flight Centre. We're always on the hunt for exceptional people to join our ever expanding team.

To help you get your foot in the door and on the path to a Flight Centre career we picked the brains of our human resources department to find out what they look for in a consultant. Here are ten things you'll need to check off your list.

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1. Passion

Our consultants have a passion for travel, making sales and working as a team.

2. Great communication

Do you love talking to people and building relationships? If so then we want you.

3. Excellent customer service

To be a Flight Centre consultant you need to deliver consistently excellent customer service

4. Travel Experience

Our consultants are great at what they do because they are well travelled and can offer our customers unique travel tips and advice based on their own personal experience.

5. Good academic record

At Flight Centre we are looking for people who have a strong academic record.

6Confidence

While sales experience isn't essential, in order to be a successful consultant you'll require a healthy dose of confidence and be comfortable to ask for the sale.

7Strong IT abilities

Our consultants use a number of computer programs to research and book travel arrangements, so strong IT abilities are key.

8. Geography knowledge

In order to give your customers the right information, you will need good geographical knowledge.

9. Drive to succeed

If you are driven to succeed, then you will do well at Flight Centre. Our outstanding consultants have the opportunity to move into exciting leadership roles within our global organisation.

10. A people person

On top of working with customers every day within a team environment, Flight Centre has a unique company culture based around social events where you will have plenty of opportunities to celebrate successes with your team.

Feeling confident? Head to our careers page for more information and start your path to a career at Flight Centre. Stay up to date with our latest positions at our Flight Centre Careers Facebook page.

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