Account Executive (Travelinfo)

Illovo, Johannesburg

Job Type

Contract type

Level

Full time

Permanent

Mid level

About the Role

Travelinfo is looking for a dynamic account executive to join their team.


All you need is the ability to use your good people skills and travel industry experience to establish and maintain client database information for travel agents.


Responsibilities

  • Ensuring travel operators information is 100% correct

  • Renewal of client accounts

  • Promotion of clients’ products and services

  • Establishing and maintaining a good relationship with clients and agents

  • Client visits

Requirements

Skills and Requirements

  • Own car and valid driving licence

  • Matric essential

  • Travel qualification advantageous

  • Previous travel industry experience essential (i.e. retail, wholesale) – minimum 4 years

  • Enthusiastic person with good written & verbal communication skills

  • Good work organisation, time management skills & ability to work under pressure

  • Able to work quickly, methodically, highly accurate and able to concentrate for long periods

  • Ability to build good interpersonal relationships and ability to work as part of a team

  • Target driven - ability to renew travel advertising contracts (negotiating skills)

  • Ability to deliver quality work and be proactive

About the Company

Travelinfo is South Africa's premier business-to-business online travel information channel connecting suppliers and travel agents.