careers

Join Our Team! We Love New Talent

Sales & Marketing Internship


 

Versed Tours and Travel, a leading tour company in Kenya and the region, seeks to hire an experienced candidate in the role of Tours & Travel Marketing Intern.

 

Job Description

 

The Marketing Intern shall be responsible for marketing the company packages locally and internationally and drive client experience.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Market the company’s packages to international market/clients using emails, social media and phone.
  • Scout, develop and negotiate for travel packages with clients.
  • Preparing holiday packages to suit the clients’ preferences and budget.
  • Liaising with clients in person, over the phone or via email to discuss their travel requirements.
  • Ensuring that the clients enjoy every bit of the safari or other service provided by coordinating with the hotels tour guides and airlines.
  • Advising clients on suitable options for domestic or international destinations, tours, accommodation, transport, insurance and fares.
  • Providing up to date advice on travel regulations including visa and medical requirements, baggage limits, safety and local customs.
  • Ensuring that the clients pay in cleared funds prior to departure or checking in.
  • Experience in statutory deductions and should have a good understanding of financial concepts for basic book keeping duties.
  • Such other duties as may be reasonably required and which are consistent with the level of responsibility of this job role.

 

Qualifications

 

  • Diploma or degree in tours and travel or related qualifications
  • MUST have experience selling tour packages
  • Relevant experience in the tours & travel industry (2 years)
  • Detail-oriented, highly organized and trustworthy
  • Must be well groomed and possess excellent office etiquette.
  • Job requires strong verbal and written communications skills

 

How to Apply

 

Qualified candidates that strictly meets the criteria set above should send their applications to safari@versedtravel.com on or before 30th September 2019. Please quote “TOURS & TRAVEL MARKETING INTERN” on the email subject line. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.