Safari Lodge - Bush Suite

sales & Marketing Executive

ABOUT THE ROLE

This dynamic role combines sales, marketing and administrative operations with the focus being exceptional customer service, high levels of organisation and someone that can keep up with a fast-paced work environment. There is a high potential for career development, learning support and the pleasure of working in a collaborative and fun environment. 

WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING

  • Provide support to and work closely with the Managing Director with day-to-day needs for sales, marketing and administration tasks
  • Create and amend beautiful itineraries and deck presentations for clients 
  • Develop and nurture important client relationships 
  • Liaising with suppliers and luxury properties 
  • Ensure the website is up to date with ideas for fresh content and propose innovative ways to promote brand across all marketing channels
  • Keep up to date with the latest travel trends 
  • Assisting the accounts department with any invoicing queries
  • Assist the MD with ad hoc tasks
  • Must be happy to travel to the office in Fulham, London for the probationary period (3 months)

THE DUTIES

  • Extensive knowledge of major global destinations and travel products
  • High aptitude and passion for sales, ideally with a track record from previous Travel Industry role
  • Desire to immerse self into the role and commit to the demands of the role
  • Ability to work independently, but enjoys working with people inside and outside of TJB.
  • Enjoys working toward goals and objectives in a competitive environment
  • Previously working experience in SalesForce would be desirable
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong numeracy skills
  • An organised & disciplined attitude towards managing workload
  • Passionate about travel and tourism
  • Up-to-date understanding of the latest tourism trends

ABOUT YOU

If you’re someone who loves a challenge and is keen to be part of upscaling a luxury travel outfit, this is the one for you! Our client is looking for an energetic, driven and unflappable personality to join the team. Someone with real drive, happy to work with people across different teams and willing to take initiative. You’ll come with a knowledge and passion for the luxury travel industry but without the ego and with a ready-to-learn mindset.  

  • At least one year of experience in luxury travel (preferably in a client-facing role)
  • Highly organised with the ability to multi-task and an extremely good eye for detail
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills
  • Excellent people skills and a team player 
  • Excellent intuition skills and a flair for creative ideas and solutions 
  • Self-motivated with a flexible approach to this varied role
  • Experience with a luxury villa or chalet company is desirable 

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU

  • Generous Starting Salary + uncapped commission
  • Opportunities for career growth within the division & company
  • Free onsite gym
  • Continued professional development
  • A dynamic and friendly team in a supportive environment

HOW TO APPLY

To apply please email your CV and cover letter with the role as the subject line to lori@tjbprivatetravel.com