Travel Sales Agent. Bluffton, SC Description: AAA is the largest travel company in the world and we are looking for entry-level candidates that will assist our Members in planning drive vacations in North America. When you work on our team, you work with Members planning their getaways to Orlando, Las Vegas, New York, and many other cool & exciting places in North America. You have the opportunity to work with, and personally recommend top North American destinations. **THIS IS AN ENTRY LEVEL POSITION WHICH OFFERS THE OPPORTUNITY TO CAREER PATH, WHICH WILL LEAD TO A POSITION OF TRAVEL SALES AGENT WITH UNLIMITED EARNING POTENTIAL** Our Travel Sales Agents have leading expertise in guiding our members to their destinations through their knowledge of North America driving routes and destinations. You will become an expert in the preparation of the famous AAA “Trip Tik” through extensive member interaction and study of North American Geography. Essential Responsibilities: To assist members with routing services, general travel and AAA membership information, hotel information/reservations, and auto information/reservations · Maintain inventory of map materials and tour books to ensure that supplies are on hand as needed. Responsible for day-to-day cashiering with membership fees and various travel related purchases, and Seek potential to grow membership base through sales and services.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
•Great communication skills, including verbal and written
•Ability to empathize with clients and listen to understand their needs when providing customer service and follow-up
•Strong ability to build relationships with clients and obtain referrals for future business
•Motivated by meeting and exceeding performance goals
•Flexible and adaptable to changing client and business needs
•Strong display of enthusiasm and passion for career advancement
•Willing to invest time in destination, product, computer, sales & customer service training
•Knowledge of computer technology with basic understanding of Microsoft Office and Internet
•Ability to learn cutting edge travel technology
•Basic math skills
· Business Management or Hospitality related college degree, preferred
· Demonstrated ability to read maps
· 1 – 2 years of Customer Service experience, required
· 1 – 2 years of Retail industry experience, preferred
· Likes to work in an exciting, fast paced atmosphere!
· Enjoys learning North American geography and destinations AND enjoys providing great, detailed driving instructions and itineraries!
Legal Background Requirements: No felony convictions within the past ten years
AAA invests in our Travel Employees by providing a comprehensive career path and training at each level. As you build your skills and repeat customers, you will expand your knowledge base to include exotic destinations around the world. Progression through our career path program can offer many opportunities and rewards!!
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