Senior Travel Designer

Posted 1 Dec 2019

A North American international luxury FIT safari design Agency are looking to fill a senior travel designer role in a growing team. Candidate should have confident experience in selling Southern & East Africa and the rest of the world (specifically India and the Far East, Australia and New Zealand would be a plus but not necessary). The company will consider a candidate based outside South Africa, if they fill the right requirements for the role. The candidate will need to be well versed in dealing with high net worth individuals and affluent travellers – B2C predominantly and also a little B2B for select agents. Candidate must be ready to work with a special high volume travel concierge service with mainly American guests is imperative and ability to talk confidently about Southern Africa specific product on the phone with them almost daily to convert leads. Must be excellent at relationship building, intuitive business growth and a good team player with a small dynamic team. Attention to detail, product knowledge, self-management, willingness to travel for trade shows and fam trips and very importantly, the ability to work flexi hours and grow into a bigger role is vital. Good first hand experience on working with CRMs is a must so that training and handover is smooth.


South Africa, SADC

Required Qualifications

Tertiary level education - with focus in tourism and computer skills. Confident skills with working on booking programs and Microsoft packages. Past work experience will be a big factor

Additional Info

The candidate will be entitled to a good basic salary plus generous commissions and an annual discretionary bonus. After 2 years with us, the successful may be entitled to join our share option scheme. Additionally and depending upon qualifications, tenure and performance.

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