The Society of Int'l Railway Travelers Louisville, KY, United States
Nov 14, 2016Full time
We are The Society of International Railway Travelers®, a Virtuoso agency specializing in worldwide luxury train travel. Our small-office environment is fast-paced and demanding, yet highly rewarding. We’re seeking a professional luxury travel advisor with at least 5 years full-time experience. Duties: Join our small, collaborative team of seasoned professionals selling luxury rail and other luxury products to a worldwide clientele of knowledgeable and sophisticated travelers. Our clients expect — and receive — excellent, cheerful, dedicated service. Unlike most travel agencies, we work as a team, and we offer a full range of valuable benefits. In addition to a generous salary, we receive group bonuses based on company goals and overall staff production. We also have 7 paid medical leave days for you or for you to take care of a family member; we have 16 paid holidays; 1 week's vacation after 1 year of service; a 401-K. We also offer (and require) valuable ongoing professional training and opportunities for study tours. Because we work together as a team, you will find yourself involed in numerous areas: marketing, sales, public relations, traveling and travel writing/photography and trip fulfillment, to name just a few. In short, you will find our business demanding, fast-paced and challenging, yet — for the right person — endlessly exciting, rewarding and lucrative. Job Requirements: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university; Excellent English communication skills (written and verbal); A precise attention to detail; The people skills required to courteously and professionally interact with customers, suppliers and co-workers. Successful candidate will be kind, optimistic, intellectually curious, empathetic and have a strong work ethic. Five years’ experience as a travel advisor. Working knowledge of computer programs necessary to our industry such as Sabre, Outlook, Word, Excel International travel experience a plus Ability to travel required Please contact Owen Hardy by email only (firstname.lastname@example.org) for a more detailed job description, requirements and benefits. In addition to your resume, please attach to your email a one-page cover letter explaining why you would like to work for The Society of International Railway Travelers.