VIAD

  • Explore Rockies Promotional Expert, $16.50/hr

    Job Locations CA-AB-Banff
    Job Post Information* : Posted Date 1 month ago(11/15/2018 7:34 PM)
    Job ID # (iCIMS)
    2018-12312
    # of Openings
    2
    Job Posting Categories
    Front Office/Guest Services
  • Overview

    We wake every day to greet glaciers, mountain peaks and turquoise lakes. At Pursuit, we live the dream. We’re united by an intrinsic love of exploring that can’t be confined by physical borders. Together, Pursuit team members and guests create inspiring memories they’ll share with their friends and families for years to come. It’s all about sharing our amazing destinations. 

    We have gathered a collection of adventure travel experiences, each of them thoughtfully united by their power to inspire and invigorate. As a brand, Pursuit weaves elements of wonder and amazement across our range of awe-inspiring experiences. 

    • Our Vision is to be the world’s leading provider of experiential adventure travel.
    • Our Mission is to connect guests and staff to iconic places through unforgettable, inspiring experiences. 

    Responsibilities

    Explore Rockies is one of Canada’s leading providers of sightseeing, attraction and vacation services in Alberta and the Canadian Rockies. An Explore Rockies Promotional Expert must be energetic, enthusiastic, sales minded individual who will act as a sales and promotional representative for the Banff Jasper Collection at affiliate locations and select regional consumer events. Responsibilities will include:

    • Provide information and promote all Pursuit products (Brewster Express, Sightseeing tours, Attractions, Hotels) at affiliate locations and select regional consumer events
    • Act as a point of sale for guests who want to book, and direct those to Explore Rockies locations if they wish to book later
    • Represent Pursuit and Explore Rockies in a professional manner and create a great first impression for visitors
    • Work independently to achieve organizational goals and drive sales
    • Cover shifts at any of the Explore Rockies Activity Centres when required
    • Participate in Pursuit events like Canada’s parade or Local’s Appreciation Day

    Qualifications

    The ideal candidate will possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities:

     

    • Can commit to working one of the following contracts;

      • April 1st – October 15th, 2019, or 

      • April 14th – October 15th, 2019
    • A high level of customer service and experience in guest services, or similar

    • Easily converse with strangers and has strong sales skills

    • Passionate about tourism and hospitality and strive to help create memorable experiences for visitors to the Canadian Rockies

    • Able to communicate intangible experiences in a way, so as to create a desire by the guest to experience the same, ideally converting to a sale

    • Energetic, enthusiastic, quick learner who can create a sale

    • Work independently with the support of a team

    • Willing to travel around the Bow Valley, Calgary, Jasper and Edmonton

    • Alberta class 5 driving license

    • Attention to detail and good communication and listening skills with local and international guests and staff

    • Second language skills highly advantageous

    • Solid knowledge of the products and services available in Banff and its surroundings

    • Accuracy and efficiency in handling large amounts of cash ($CAD and $US) and debit/credit transactions under fast-paced and busy condition

    • Physical demands including constant use of hands, repetitive actions and speaking, sitting/standing for long periods of time, frequent bending/twisting and working outdoors

    • To honour our commitment to be “Always Honest” all employees must consent to a criminal record and credit check

    Thank you for your interest in working with us, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

    EEO Information

    Pursuit is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

    Options

    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed