With everyone ready to pack their bags and leave for a vacation, travel consultant jobs have become really big. As a travel consultant, the candidate will be accountable for recommending clients about apt travel options in agreement with their desires, wishes and capabilities. Not just that, a travel consultant's job entails helping the travelers plan trips either to domestic or international destinations along with advising them with the tours, accommodation, transport, insurance, and fares. Travel Consultants need to meet their clients and identify and learn what they want from their travel experience. As a travel consultant, the candidate should be able to determine the clients' wants and should be capable of proposing suitable travel packages. Organizing travels from point a to point b is also part of their responsibilities and this also includes taking care of ticketing and transportation. Giving out the right and pertinent information about the holiday as well as providing useful travel/holiday materials also falls under the purview of a travel consultant. Collecting deposits and balances along with writing reports are also part of the candidate's job. Add to that the candidate could make use of promotional methods and formulate promotional materials to sell itinerary tour packages. A strong knowledge in traveling software will add to the candidate's chances. Also, proficiency in English as also some other languages will help the travel consultant scale greater heights.