Before writing your travel consultant cover letter, you should understand the requirements of the employer. As your cover letter is a small note to show your interest and essential credentials for the said position, understanding the requirements of the employer will help you in writing a better cover letter. This will also help in impressing the employer. You should also make sure that you do not stretch your cover letter too lengthy and avoid recurring points those are already included in your resume. Your cover letter should convey what your resume fails to.
Travel Consultant Job Description:
Many people are attracted to this career as it is fascinating and offers free travelling for the consultants. Travel consultants make arrangements and provide advice on tourist destinations for their clients. They make arrangements of transportation, accommodation and rentals, etc., for the passengers. For people who are traveling international, these travel consultants provide them information regarding the customs and documentations required for travelling. They also provide them rough information about the culture of that country to avoid any kind of trouble and discomfort for the passengers.
Given here are examples of travel consultant job descriptions which will help you in drafting your own cover letter.
87 Riverside Street
Date: December 24, 2011
To Steven Franklin Recruiter JJ Tourism San Francisco CA 38939
Dear Mr. Franklin,
With reference to the advertisement posted in object.com job portal (ref code - travc8380), I am sending my application for the position of travel consultant in your firm. I am well-experienced with enough knowledge of consulting the clients and resolving their queries in appropriate manner.
I am currently working as a travel consultant in AKJ Tourism and Travels and handle both international and national tourist destinations. I understand the requirements of clients and am skilled at interacting with the clients and planning attractive tourism packages. My ability to use advanced technologies in researching and locating attractive tourist destinations will definitely be helpful for your organization.
My resume attached with this mail will highlight my detail credentials. I would be pleased to meet you and discuss this opportunity personally. Feel free to call me any time on my personal contact number.
265 Mid Wave Street
E-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: December 25, 2011
Subject: Application for travel consultant position
Reference: Jade Fernandez, travel consultant HIG tourism
Dear Mr. Mathew,
My application for the position of travel consultant is with reference to Jade Fernandez who is working as a travel consultant in HIG tourism. I am looking forward for this opportunity in your organization which is one of the best tourism companies where I will get an opportunity to excel my skills and knowledge.
I am currently working with YUV Tourism as an assistant travel consultant. My experience in the tourism industry of more than 5 years will definitely be an asset for exploring new tourist destination and planning attractive packages for the clients. My exceptional communication skills and ability to use advanced techniques in researching will surely be helpful for your organization.
You can refer my resume for detailed account of my profile. If you find my profile suitable for the said position you can contact me any time on the above mentioned contact details. Thank you for your consideration.
The two formats of travel consultant cover letter are just to help you which you can refer while drafting your cover letter.