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Job Details

Travel Consultant

Employer

Exotik Excursions Ltd.

Date Posted

June 13, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Work from home
  • Earnings 1% commission per sale
  • Work Hours 15 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Part Time Leading to Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jul 13, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Exotik Excursions Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • or equivalent experience

Experience

Experience an asset

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

  • Travel software packages
  • MS Office

Additional Skills

Manage difficult situations with customers

Travel Bookings

  • Adventure travel
  • Leisure travel
  • International travel
  • Individual travel
  • Group travel
  • Domestic travel
  • Business travel
  • Cruise ship

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
  • Prepare marketing materials
  • Investigate new travel areas, hotels and other amenities
  • Develop contact lists
  • 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 computerized reservation and ticketing system

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Attention to detail
  • Sitting
  • Tight deadlines

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Reliability
  • Organized

Workplace information

Virtual job

Financial benefits

Commission

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • What is your current field of study?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Do you have education in this field of employment?

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Travel Consultant is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Travel Counsellors
SOCIAL

Interest in persuading clients by promoting particular destinations, tour packages and other travel services, and by selling single-fare tickets and package tours

METHODICAL

Interest in operating computerized reservation and ticketing systems to make bookings and reservations; and in providing travel details to clients regarding destinations, transportation and accommodation options and costs, and recommending suitable products

INNOVATIVE

Interest in compiling information to investigate new travel destinations, hotels and other facilities and attractions

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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