Travel Consultant ( Retail )

  • Discover Holidays
  • Administration
    • Full Time | 
    • Permanent
  • 675 West Hastings Street Vancouver, Vancouver
  • 2 position available
  • Accessible Employer: Yes
  • Open to International applicants with valid Canadian Work permits: Yes
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Posted on April 1, 2024

Job Description

Discover Holidays Inc
Discover Holidays Inc., a leading tour operator renowned for crafting unforgettable travel experiences, is currently seeking a talented and passionate Travel Designer to join our esteemed team. If you possess a profound love for travel, an acute attention to detail, and a knack for creating unique journeys, we invite you to apply for this exciting opportunity.

Travel Designer (Full Time)
As a Canada and Alaska Travel Designer, you will play a pivotal role in crafting and coordinating tailor-made travel experiences that showcase the natural beauty, culture, and adventure opportunities of these two incredible destinations. You’ll collaborate closely with clients to understand their preferences and desires, curating bespoke itineraries that exceed their expectations.

Responsibilities & Qualifications

Key Responsibilities:
• Client Consultation: Conduct thorough consultations with clients to understand their travel preferences, interests, and budget constraints.
• Itinerary Design: Craft customized travel itineraries including accommodation, transportation, activities, and dining options based on client preferences and available resources.
• Destination Knowledge: Develop expertise in the Canada and Alaska regions, staying updated on the latest attractions, accommodations, and experiences to offer the most current and relevant recommendations.
• Logistics Management: Coordinate all aspects of the travel itinerary, including flights, transportation, reservations, and activities, ensuring seamless transitions for clients throughout their journey.
• Budget Management: Provide clients with pricing and work within their budget constraints to create exceptional travel experiences.
• Supplier Relationships: Establish and maintain strong relationships with local suppliers, including hotels, tours, and transfers to ensure top-notch services for clients.
• Client Support: Offer exceptional customer service throughout the travel process, addressing any concerns or issues that may arise during the trip.
• Safety and Compliance: Stay informed about travel regulations, safety guidelines, and health protocols to ensure the safety and well-being of clients.
• Feedback and Improvement: Collect feedback from clients after their journeys and use it to continuously improve our services and offerings.

• Experience as a travel consultant, itinerary planner, or in a service-related role.
• In-depth knowledge of Canada and Alaska, including popular tourist destinations, activities, and cultural nuances.
• Strong customer service and interpersonal skills.
• Excellent organizational and time management abilities.
• Proficiency in travel planning software and tools.
• Strong attention to detail and problem-solving skills.
• Ability to work independently and in a team.
• Passion for travel and a commitment to delivering
extraordinary experiences



Other Perks/Benefits

Employee Benefits: As a valued member of our team, you can expect a comprehensive range of benefits designed to promote employee well-being and job satisfaction, including: • Three Weeks' Holiday: Enjoy a healthy work-life balance with three weeks of paid annual leave to unwind, rejuvenate, and explore the world. • Extended Benefits: Access comprehensive extended benefits covering medical, dental, and travel insurance to safeguard your health and well-being. • Employee Health and Wellness Program: Benefit from a tailored wellness program aimed at supporting your physical and mental well-being, offering fitness classes, counseling services, and wellness initiatives. • Travel Benefits: Embrace exclusive travel benefits, discounts, and opportunities to explore new destinations, reflecting our belief that travel experiences are enriching for both our clients and team members. • Passionate Team: Join a team united by a shared passion for travel, dedicated to crafting extraordinary experiences for our clients and continuously expanding their knowledge of the travel industry. • Attractive Salary: We offer an industry top-tier salary level to acknowledge the skill and dedication of our team. The base salary starts at $65,000 per annum, with additional variable pay based on Personal performance and achieving objectives.

Job Application Process

Please submit your resume, a cover letter detailing your relevant experience, and any travel portfolio if available to with the subject line

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