Travel Sales Consultant
Date Listed 18/01/2019
Job Type Full-Time
EA License Number 02717
Company Website https://blueskyescapes.co
Company Name Blue Sky Escapes
Education Level Diploma
Blue Sky Escapes empowers curious, independently-minded travellers to venture into and uncover some of the world's less travelled destinations. We currently craft journeys to Peru, Bhutan, Mongolia, parts of China and Southeast Asia. Learn more about us on our website (www.blueskyescapes.co), Facebook or Instagram (@bluesky.escapes).
We are looking for a passionate, high-performing and multi-tasking travel consultant who bears the following skills and qualities:
(i) experience in sales in the travel market - in particular, is capable of dealing with enquiries from previous, existing or prospective clients or corresponding with existing or prospective partners/suppliers of the company, governmental authorities, including the design of itineraries and proposals;
(ii) exceptional writing skills - for drafting travel articles, crafting engaging copy and editing content/descriptions of destinations and journeys we offer, to be uploaded on the website or sent to clients;
(iii) capable of creating content (e.g. video (including insta-stories), blog, travel articles, social media) for the Company's website, marketing collaterals and other digital marketing platforms (e.g. Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Pinterest, etc.);
(iv) capable of keeping abreast of any developments with respect to our destinations which may have an impact on the travel industry and conducting thorough research, analysing any research findings and preparing reports;
(v) capable of scouting and business development - in particular, the Company's expansion into other destinations, tie-ups with other like-minded brands and businesses or associations and/or development of new brand concepts/product lines;
(vi) capable of dealing with matters relating to the operations of the Company, such as the preparation of internal documentation and establishment of standard operating procedures; and
(vii) flexible and responsive attitude - given that we are a lean start-up, job descriptions are dynamic and tend to evolve to include other roles. In this regard, a genuine interest in travel is key.
Kindly email your CV and period of availability to HR@blueskyescapes.co. The applicant should also include a cover letter which provides the following: a) Why he/she would like to join the team, b) How he/she proposes to contribute to the team and c) Describe a situation where he/she had a dispute with a peer. What was it about? How did it end up?