Travel Counsellor (Emerson)

We are seeking a Travel Counsellor for a casual position based at the Travel Manitoba Visitor Information Centre located in Emerson, Manitoba.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Providing vacation counselling and trip planning assistance by phone, on-line, and in-person.
  • Supporting the overall corporate objective of strengthening relationships with tourism industry suppliers by collecting and providing accurate information.
  • Ensuring that content on Travel Manitoba’s website is accurate for assigned tourism suppliers.
  • Assisting with other projects/duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills with a strong sales acumen.
  • Strong verbal and written communication abilities.
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team.
  • Ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel as well as experience with databases would be beneficial.
  • An understanding of Manitoba’s tourism industry would be an asset.
  • Must be able to work flexible hours including evening and weekend shifts.


HOURLY RATE: $12.50

EXPECTED HOURS PER WEEK: Approximately 25

HOURS OF OPERATION: 9 A.M. - 6 P.M., 7 days a week

Please email your resume and cover letter to hr@travelmanitoba.com.

We thank all who apply and advise that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.