Tourism Vancouver is seeking a Sales Associate, Travel Trade, Americas to join our Travel Trade team. The position reports to the Manager, Sales & Market Development, Travel Trade, Americas & Asia and to the Vice President, Leisure Travel & Digital Marketing.
The Sales Associate will work as part of the Travel Trade team with a shared responsibility to ensure all aspects of the market development for these territories are accomplished to the highest standards. The Sales Associate will work in conjunction with both the Manager for the Americas and Asia markets and the Vice President (in the context of the China market only) and is expected to make an ongoing contribution to achieving the set goals, objectives and targets.
The Sales Associate will deliver sales and market development services in conjunction with the Business Development Plan for the designated territories. Duties will focus on leading initiatives in the retail sector, managing a database of key clients for the team, delivering a high standard of customer service to clients, partners and members and providing administrative/sales support the Manager and Vice President.
The ideal candidate will have 2-3 years of experience in the tourism industry; have knowledge of and experience in Travel Trade sales & marketing, Tourism Vancouver members; be very organized; have a strong attention to detail; and committed to service excellence.
If you are passionate about Vancouver and are interested in applying for this position, please send a cover letter along with your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, February 22, 2013.
Please note: Only those shortlisted candidates will be interviewed.