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Global Concierge – Luxury Travel Company – Cape Town
Our client, a luxury travel company based in Cape Town is looking for a Global Concierge to work through their exclusive, personalised global access platform catering to both direct and indirect guests, along with travel partners, delivering a tailored, paid-for service for travellers journeying with our client throughout Africa. This comprehensive service encompasses pre-, during, and post-travel support, guaranteeing that guests and trade partners enjoy a distinctive and hassle-free travel experience. The in-country support service operates seamlessly seven days a week.
Location: Cape Town office
Salary: R12000 monthly, negotiable dependent on experience
Upholding the caring core values of our client
Calm and professional communication skills to service travel partners, direct and indirect guests
Consistent and clear communication with trade partners, direct and indirect guests, sales teams, preferred supplier partners, and colleagues where required
Proactive selling of our client’s Africa products and services, ensuring the best suitable safari
Meeting people and responding to a variety of situations with poise, patience, and discretion
Must have patience, tact, a cheerful disposition, and enthusiasm, as well as a willingness to serve
Strong knowledge of our client and the regions and territories it operates
An independent, curious, and “can-do-it” nature
Attend and participate in continuing educational programs and training webinars
Support and assist other departments and offices during leave cycles
High School Qualification, 3-year University/College Qualification advantageous
4 years Tour Operator Experience as a Travel Consultant with a preference for individuals who have worked in a bed management environment or a concierge service
In-depth knowledge of Operating Systems Advantageous (Tourplan, Maximizer, WETU, our client’s Guest Information System – training provided)
Good destination knowledge of South Africa, Southern and East Africa preferable
Willingness and aptitude to learn
Experience with multi-currency with an understanding of the principles of foreign currency
Working in an orderly manner
Must possess multitasking skills with constant interruptions
Must readily resolve challenges to the satisfaction of guests and travel partners. If not able to resolve, take ownership to ensure it gets to the appropriate person/department for assistance
Customer Service and Relationship focused
Working under pressure
Understanding of the constantly changing working environment
Diligent self-starter, with a high level of attention to detail
Results-focused, but willing to work with diverse personalities in a challenging environment
Generate and maintain a positive momentum and high levels of productivity
Maintain social, ethical, organizational, and professional norms
Keen willingness for ongoing personal development
Team player who works productively with a wide range of people, including operating from a remote location
To apply, please send your resume, a smiling profile photo and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience.
Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview. We thank everybody for their interest in this position.
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