Associate Producer

Location
Vancouver
Posted
Apr 03, 2013
Closes
May 03, 2013
Contact
Ms. Cara McCarty
Duration
Full Time
Associate producers at Travelzoo are the ultimate deal experts. They roll-up their sleeves and scour the world for the most outstanding deals, haggle for every last penny and write copy that, we think, even Hemingway would be proud of. Associate producers have a sixth-sense about deals. Their guts tell them if a deal is hot or not, and they know when to step in to help. Their instincts, smarts and sheer gusto make associate producers the ideal advocate for their colleagues – and for our subscribers worldwide.

If you are a great leader of people, have a passion for research, love to tell the world about hot travel deals, can write like an award-winning journalist and are looking for a fun and dynamic working environment then this is for you!

Responsibilities:

Relentless research in pursuit of the deal.
Thoroughly review and test deals before recommending for publication.
Write clear and concise copy that explains why a deal is outstanding.
Work closely with fellow producers to ensure Travelzoo gets the scoop.
Partner with sales staff to nurture advertiser relationships, but never sell out.

Qualities:

Self-starter.
Dynamic leadership ability.
Compassion.
Top-notch academic record with street smarts – knowing how to get the hottest deals.
Passion, logic and determination in research.
Excellent written and verbal communications skills.
Fearlessness when haggling for the best deal.
Strong project-management, problem-solving and organizational skills.
Fun!

Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree required

We offer:

Top salary.
Excellent career advancement opportunities.
Medical, dental and vision.
Pension plan.
Exciting, fast-paced and entrepreneurial culture.
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