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Open Positions at Riverdale Travel

Leisure Travel Agent

Ideal Candidate:
If you’re ready to take your career to the next level and are passionate about providing your clients with unsurpassed value and service, then a full-time career with Riverdale Travel is for you.

Job Description
We are looking for Experienced Travel Consultants with great enthusiasm for traveling. You will manage promoting and booking traveling arrangements for clients (individuals or businesses).

Responsibilities

  • Plan and sell transportations, accommodations, insurance and other travel services
  • Cooperate with clients to decide their needs and advise them proper destination, modes of transportations, travel dates, costs and accommodations
  • Supply relevant information, brochures and publications (guides, local customs, maps, regulations, events etc.) to travelers
  • Book transportation, make hotel reservations and collect payment/fees
  • Use promotional techniques and prepare promotional materials to sell itinerary tour packages
  • Deal with occurring travel problems, complaints or refunds
  • Attend travel seminars to remain updated with tourism trends
  • Enter data into our software and keep client files
  • Network with tour operators
  • Maintain statistical and financial records
  • Meet profit and sales targets

Skills

  • Proven work experience as a travel agent
  • Exceptional knowledge of computer reservations systems, GDS systems and e-travelling
  • Fluency in English; multilingualism is a plus
  • Strong sales skills and commercial awareness
  • Ability to interact, communicate and negotiate effectively
  • Sound knowledge of domestic and international travel trends
  • Degree in Hospitality, Travel, Tourism, Business or relevant field
  • Personal travel experience will be considered an advantage

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance

Supplemental Pay:

  • Commission pays

Education:

  • Degree in Hospitality, Travel, Tourism, Business or relevant field preferred
  • Travel Advisor: 3 years (Preferred)
Travel Coordinator

Are you a recent college graduate and want to begin a career in the Travel? We are looking for candidates that may have studied in the following areas, but not limited it…

  • Marketing/Graphic Design
  • Retailing/Sales
  • Geography
  • Hospitality
  • Travel
  • Management
  • International Sales

Job Description
We are looking to add to our team a person with great enthusiasm for traveling. You will manage promoting and learning all things travel!

Qualifications

  • Passion for the travel industry.
  • Desire to learn and experience, in one of the most sought-after industries.
  • Premier sales acumen to create, build and support relationships.
  • An ability to aggressively pursue sales through innovative marketing
  • Understanding of Microsoft Office
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Flexibility with work schedule

**International travel experience is a plus!

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