TOUR PLANNER

Employer
Guide Service of Washington
Location
20005
Posted
May 20, 2018
Closes
Jun 24, 2018
Hours
Full Time

 

 

Company Description:

 

Guide Service of Washington is the oldest and largest full service receptive tour operator in our nation’s capital. We have been in business for more than 40 years, and are well known in the tour and travel business. Our clients are predominantly tour and travel companies, who operate group tours to the national capital region. We are located in downtown Washington, D. C., 2 blocks from the White House, and 2 blocks from the McPherson Square metro stop. Please visit: www.dctourguides.com to learn more about our company.

 

Position: TOUR PLANNER

 

Job Responsibilities:

 

Manage and interact with world-wide clients and suppliers at all levels to book tour guides, restaurants, transportation, cruises, and hotels in a fast paced and fluid environment

Tour planning, management, and operations

Develop itineraries for clients and promote additional services

Assist with tour guide assignments

Resolve client problems

Project management

 

Requirements:

 

Bachelor’s degree in TOURISM/HOSPITALITY and/or tourism/hospitality experience or courses

Excellent organizational, written, and verbal communication skills

Strong team player skills and the ability to interact well with a diverse work force

Extremely detail oriented with extensive problem solving skills

Demonstrated ability to prioritize and multi-task without direct supervision

Familiarity with Washington, DC metro area helpful

 

Benefits:

 

Comprehensive benefit package

 

Application Process:

 

Please email your cover letter, resume, and salary requirement to cindy@dctourguides.com