Travel Agent Workers needed in Canada By 983596 Alberta ltd 

We are looking for a Travel Agent, who is passionate about traveling. You will manage travel requirements made for business or holiday and you will provide tourism related services and package tours on behalf of our suppliers. The goal is to keep our clients satisfied and loyal for future services.

Travel Agent responsibilities include:

  • Planning and selling transportations, accommodations, insurance and other travel services
  • Cooperating with clients to determine their needs and advising them appropriate destination, modes of transportations, travel dates, costs and accommodations
  • Providing relevant information, brochures and publications (guides, local customs, maps, regulations, events etc) to travelers

Responsibilities

  • Plan and sell transportations, accommodations, insurance and other travel services
  • Cooperate with clients to determine their needs and advise them appropriate destination, modes of transportations, travel dates, costs and accommodations
  • Provide 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 maintain client files
  • Network with tour operators
  • Maintain statistical and financial records
  • Meet profit and sales targets

Requirements and skills

  • Proven work experience as a Travel Agent
  • Excellent 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 details

  •  LocationCalgary, AB
  •  Salary$$1,200 to $1,400BIWEEKLY bi-weekly for 80 hours bi-weekly
  •  Terms of employmentPermanent employment
    Full time
  • 09:00 to 17:30
  •  Start dateStarts as soon as possible

Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Specific Skills
Sell travel products and travel insurance; Provide customers with travel information and other details such as regulations, duty free allowances, health risks and requirements, attractions and special events; Investigate new travel areas, hotels and other amenities; Calculate costs, process refunds and attend to other financial transactions; Attend to cancellations and schedule changes; Provide travel information to clients regarding destinations, transportation and accommodation options and travel costs, and recommend suitable products; Make transportation and accommodation reservations using computerised reservation and ticketing system
Geographical Areas of Specialisation
Western Europe; United States; South Pacific; South America; North Pacific; Northern Europe; Mexico and Central America; Eastern Europe; Central Europe; Caribbean; Canada; Asia; Africa
Business Equipment and Computer Applications
Apollo; Amadeus
Work Setting
Travel wholesale company
Travel Bookings
Adventure travel; Leisure travel; International travel; Individual travel; Group travel; Government travel; Domestic travel;

Who can apply to this job?

Only apply to this job if:

  • You are a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada.
  • You have a valid Canadian work permit.

If you are not authorised to work in Canada, do not apply. The employer will not respond to your application.

How to apply

By email

sam@airnetsinternational.com

Advertised until

2022-05-20