Travel Best Bets is hiring! We’re looking for a go-getter to join our team of professional travel consultants in our Kitsilano store front.

Read more about the position below.

If you are interested, please email Hayley at  [email protected] with your resume and cover letter. Please also include the top 2 places that you would love to travel to next and why.

Who We Are

Travel Best Bets was founded by travel expert, Claire Newell, in 1993 with the sole purpose of offering consumers superior customer service, travel selection and the best value at the lowest prices guaranteed on travel and travel related products. Today, Travel Best Bets has grown into one of Canada’s largest independent travel companies. Our headquarters and call centre is located in Burnaby, and our two retail locations are located in Kitsilano and Langley. Our team is majority women, management is always approachable, and we have an incredibly supportive office culture!

Who You Are

Good communication skills (written & oral) are essential.

Strong relationship building experience and strong attention to detail will be essential.

Placement options may be available in Burnaby, Langley or Kitsilano. Currently seeking an agent for our Kitsilano location.

Working from home is an option through our Connected Agent program (see below).

General Duties

Deal directly with the clients in arranging their travel requests-research the clients travel requests and report back to the client by phone or email in a timely, courteous and clear manner

Arrange flights, hotel and/or car reservations

Issue invoices and itineraries- assist co-workers with their daily duties when required

Follow up by email or phone on sales calls to develop and/or maintain client relationships

Qualifications

2+ years in a leisure travel environment

Computer literate

GDS experience is an asset

Strong grasp of English language (verbal and written)

Attentive to detail

Multitasking within a busy environment- able to work in a team environment

We offer a competitive salary & benefit plan.

Preferred Education

Diploma/Certificate

Preferred Experience

Travel agent experience required: 2 years

Preferred License or Certification

Travel insurance license

If you are interested, please email Hayley at  [email protected] with your resume and cover letter. Please also include the top 2 places that you would love to travel to next and why.

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