Reservations Consultant/Marketing Consultant - Centurion

Reservations Consultant/Marketing Consultant – Wierdapark-Centurion
A hospitality services company, based in Centurion, is currently looking for a JUNIOR Reservations/Marketing consultant to start as soon as possible.
Salary: R7000 – R7500 per month (with possible commission structure) Practical interview will be done to access experience levels. Salary will be reviewed after 3 months
Hours: Mon – Fri 08:00 – 17:00 (every other weekend – work from home over weekends)

Knowledge / qualifications:
Bilingual (Afrikaans & English read, write and speak)
Drivers license and own transport essential
Hospitality/Marketing Certificate/Diploma
Experience with reservations and channel managers like Semper / Nightsbridge – at least 2 years practical experience
Good eye for details
Must be able to work independently
Microsoft Office – including a good knowledge of Excel
Very good knowledge of internet browsing and competitor comparisons
Knowledge of the hospitality industry and most important the accommodation sector
Knowledge of OTA such as , SafariNow, Expedia, Travelground, Rooms for Africa, etc.

Doing quotes, taking reservations and processing payments for reservations
All admin. Related to reservations from communicating with clients to handing over the reservation to the establishment making sure all guest requirements have been communicated clearly to the property
Processing the reservation on the system, creating invoice and sending it to clients
Follow up on outstanding payments and assisting with possible extras like booking activities and transfers
Recon of all bookings at the end of the month for OTA’s, travel agents, direct bookings, etc.
Updating the monthly financial sheet in Excel

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