Luxury Travel Specialist

Location
New York, NY
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 08, 2016
Closes
Oct 08, 2016
Metro Area
New York
Duration
Full Time

Artisans of Leisure is seeking a well-traveled, culture-loving individual for this creative, multi-tasking position that includes the following responsibilities:

- Working one-on-one with affluent travelers to customize private international tours based on firsthand travel expertise and experience
- Designing, costing and creating new tours and related materials
- Research related to tours and special interests (culture, food, family activities, art, architecture, gardens, historic attractions, etc.)
- Using own initiative to develop new activities, destinations, and partnerships
- Other creative and design projects and sales activities
- Attending events related to travel

Requirements
- Extensive previous international travel experience in our tour destinations, including South America, Africa, Europe, Asia and the South Pacific
- Exceptional communication skills and attention to detail
- Confidence and proven leadership
- Passionate about culture and able to speak from firsthand experience about food, art, culture, history, and what makes a place unique
- Sophisticated interests related to lifestyle (avid reader of upscale lifestyle publications related to travel, food, shopping, art and culture)
- Bright and articulate multi-tasker
- Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel
- Proficiency in creative softwares such as InDesign and Photoshop a plus

This position is full-time and based in our New York City office. Applicants must be authorized to work in the US.

To apply, please submit the following PDFs: a detailed cover letter, resume, and thorough personal travel history (including places visited, date and length of trips, favorite places and experiences).

Important: Resumes will only be considered if accompanied by a detailed list of prior international travels.

No calls, please.