Senior Luxury African Travel Expert

Posted 10 May 2019

Mahlatini Luxury Travel is looking for an experienced, self-motivated and ambitious Senior Travel Expert to join their growing team in Cape Town. This is a fantastic opportunity for a seasoned travel professional looking to join a leading luxury tour operator at its next pivotal stage of development. Mahlatini Luxury Travel is an Africa & Indian Ocean specialist with a global, high-end customer base. Reflecting exceptional service levels, a reputation for expertise, and a growing legion of loyal clients, Mahlatini has recently retained its crown as the UK’s Best Safari, Wildlife and Nature Holiday Company. The successful individual will have a demonstrable passion for travel, with at least 5 years proven track record selling luxury, tailor-made African holidays to an international clientele. Using their in-depth knowledge, the successful individual will design tailor-made luxury itineraries for our discerning clients. They will be responsible for converting warm leads into sales, in a target-driven environment. In addition, the ability to deliver excellent, highly personalised customer service is paramount. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are also essential. Extremely competitive salary dependent on skills and experience.

Highly competitive dependent on skills and experience

Cape Town, Western Cape

Required Qualifications

• 5 years+ Travel Consultant experience in a tailor-made environment • Exceptional knowledge of Southern and East Africa & Indian Ocean Islands • Demonstrable sales acumen in a target-driven environment • Excellent communicator • Excellent customer service skills • Advanced levels of IT literacy • Highly organised with strong time management skills • Strong attention-to-detail • Results-orientated • Competency in GDS / flight operating systems a bonus

Additional Info

Please only apply if you are based in Cape Town and meet the criteria as stipulated above. If you haven't heard from us by 1 June 2019, please consider your application unsuccessful. Thank you.

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