Expressions of Interest - Experienced Travel Consultants - Take your Career to Asia!
Hong Kong & Shanghai
- Take your travel sales skills and experience overseas!
- This is an expat experience with a difference - no Cantonese / Mandarin speaking exp. needed!
- Visas, travel arrangements and initial accommodation provided!
Ready for the career opportunity of a lifetime?
Flight Centre Travel Group is on the lookout for talented Travel Sales Consultants to express their interest in joining their Hong Kong and Shanghai teams. This is a unique opportunity to take your career overseas and experience the culture and lifestyle of these Asian hotspots, whilst enjoying the peace of mind that comes from working with an industry leader. This varied role will see you selling business and leisure travel to expat clients, ultimately providing outstanding customer service while you manage every aspect of their trip from organising flights to arranging visas.
Not only will you have the opportunity to sell a product you love, but you will benefit from an outstanding team culture, above market earning potential and exciting travel perks. Additionally, for expats relocating, you'll have your visas, travel arrangements and initial accommodation organised and covered by Flight Centre, ensuring a smooth transition into your new adventure.
What's in it for you?
Above and beyond growing your sales career and a new and exciting international market, you'll benefit from a host of benefits and support from Flight Centre Travel Group to help you hit the ground running. Relocating to a different city can be daunting, so Flight Centre Travel Group will make it as easy as possible by organising and paying for your working visa as well as accommodation on arrival in your new adopted city! PLUS further relocation assistance will be considered on an individual basis. You'll be able to explore Hong Kong and Shanghai like a local whilst continuing to build your career and you'll benefit from fantastic taxation rates and reduced living expenses which means you'll take home more of your earnings
On top of this, you'll also get to take advantage of our many award-winning benefits including:
- Discounted travel and fantastic incentives from the world's top travel providers
- Industry renowned social events and excellent company culture
- Exceptional career progression with worldwide opportunities
- Comprehensive induction, sales, product and leadership training and
- Free health insurance
Got what it takes?
Top travel consultants come from a diverse range of professional backgrounds, demonstrating a spectrum of qualities and quirks. A sales-focused attitude is essential, as are:
- A minimum of 2 years travel consulting experience (This is a requirement of HK/China immigration authorities)
- A strong academic record, with a minimum of an undergraduate degree
- A passion for travel and international travel experience
- Strong communication skills with the ability to make your clients feel valued. The ability to speak Mandarin or Cantonese is not required!
Finally, ambition is a key ingredient. Retail sales may be where your career journey begins, but it's certainly not where it ends. Prove yourself in the sales arena and you could manage your own store or take on a new challenge in the company's head office.
Interested in learning more about this amazing opportunity to take your career global? Complete the expression of interest form below and let us know when you'd be available to take on the challenge.
** Please be advised that we are unable to consider candidates with less than 2 years travel industry experience due to Government Visa regulations, and therefore will not be responding to any expressions of interest that fail to meet this criteria.
About Flight Centre Travel Group
Flight Centre Travel Group is one of the world's largest travel agency groups, with more than 2,500 leisure, corporate and wholesale businesses in 11 countries and 16,000 employees worldwide.
After starting with one shop over 30 years ago, we have enjoyed remarkable ongoing growth.
Our rapidly expanding network now extends throughout Australia, New Zealand, the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, South Africa, Hong Kong, India, China, Singapore and the United Arab Emirates, providing travellers with a complete service.