Job TitleCreative Content and Product Specialist
Employment TypeFull Time
Experience3 to 5 years
Job Published14 July 2022
Job Reference No.4143848835
A global company who handles travel bookings to all countries including SA, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Namibia, Zambia and Mozambique. are looking to appoint a Product Specialist with a travel background to tailor make itineraries for clients specific needs. Must have had experience specifically with Tours and Safaris.
KEY AREAS OF FOCUS:
- Must have experience with FIT (Flexible Independent Travel)
- Work closely with the Reservations team to source product and rates.
- Matching experiences to guests’ profile / sourcing new and different experiences and driving them into the business.
- Assist the reservations team in a consultative manner along with agents and guests to curate creative itineraries
- Create special offers / packages for agents / procure special agent rates.
- Support Reservation Managers (when required)
- Strong product knowledge covering Southern Africa (Essential)
- Experience in participating in supplier meetings and negotiations
- Travel consultant background (An advantage)
- Prior experience in a product role (An advantage)
- Current or prior supplier relationships