Tourism Director

Posted 18 Jun 2019

We are looking for a passionate and experienced travel consultant or alternatively someone who has worked in guiding or lodge management and has an excellent knowledge of Southern and East Africa travel destinations to be based in the Cradle of Humankind, just outside Johannesburg. The role will involve developing the new tour operating arm of a growing safari company as well as overseeing the development of a boutique hotel offering in the Cradle of Humankind area. Ideally work experience in lodge operations, tour operating and / or general reservations and booking procedures, itinerary planning. specializing in FIT and group travel. 3-5 years African safari, holiday or tour consulting experience required.

R20 000 plus benefits

Johannesburg, Gauteng

Required Qualifications

Travel trade qualification is beneficial.

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The role will include planning and designing itineraries Interaction with clients, guests, travel agents and service providers (lodges, hotels, activities and transport providers) Handling reservation requests by e-mail or phone. Processing of reservations from quotes, reservations, building itineraries, invoicing, collecting of payment and travel documents. Maximum 2 working hours’ turnaround time on all inquiries.

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