Job title: Agent Sales Consultant - US
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Skills: 5 years hospitality & tourism exp Experience in Safari sales East Africa knowledge Safari tourism
Location: US
Job published: 04/05/2023
Job ID: 32366
Contact email: info@llrecruit.com

Job Description

 

 

AGENT SALES CONSULTANT - US

 

 

LOCATION: USA (REMOTE)

 

 

START DATE: ASAP

 

 

*** Only open to US citizens or candidates with the right to live and work in the USA, unfortunately no visa support is provided***

 

 

Our client is searching for a Sale Consultant with a strong understanding of Safaris and East Africa to be based in the US and liaise with agents in handling of safari requests.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

 

  • Experience in, and knowledge of, Safari Sales is required.
  • Experience in, and knowledge of, East Africa Safari Sales is an advantage.
  • At least 5 years of experience in the broader industry sector (hospitality & tourism). 
  • Experience and a good understanding of the safari tourism environment.
  • Experience with as many aspects of the industry as possible, more than one side of the fence.  
  • Experience in dealing with and delivering on Western business demands.
  • Experience with travel & reservation systems. 
  • Skilled in designing detailed and individualized quotes for itinerary requests. 
  • Excellent sales skills and the ability to upsell.
  • Excellent communication skills, a service delivery mindset, and a strong customer service focus.
  • Target-orientated and experienced in delivering results in a performance-oriented and fast-paced sales environment. 
  • Ability to find commercial solutions to problems. 
  • Good knowledge of sales systems. 
  • Strong administration and organizational skills with great attention to detail. 
  • The ability to work well under pressure. 
  • Proactive mindset and can-do attitude. 
  • Experience in handling demanding situations (e.g., complaints, last-minute requests, changes whilst travelling).  
  • Experience in and willingness to handle issues outside of office hours when required.  
  • Ability to work independently as well as within a broader team setup. 
  • Energetic and eager to learn.

 

 

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