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Careers at Discover Africa Group

Discover Africa Group is a Cape Town based Online Travel Agency. We own and operate two well-established travel brands: drivesouthafrica.com (since 2002) and discoverafrica.com (since 2012). Our websites help thousands of people discover Africa every year. We believe in creating exceptional and unique experiences for our clients from the US, Canada, Australia and the UK to name a few. Join our young, dynamic team and love coming to work every day.

 

Senior Africa Safari Consultant

  • Salary: Market Related (Negotiable)
  • Benefits: Parking, Plus Commission
  • Job Type: Permanent

Discover Africa is looking for a Senior African Safari Expert to join our growing team. Discover Africa us one of the fastest growing online safari travel agents in the country. Launched in 2012, DiscoverAfrica.com aims to always develop luxurious, sophisticated and unique experiences for our primarily US, Canadian, Australian and UK client base. As a northern-suburbs based tech/travel company we have the perfect combination between the homely happy company and that little bit of tech edge that makes us outshine the rest.

Candidate Requirements

  • Degree or Diploma in Travel / Tourism
  • 5+ years experience in Tourism Industry specifically in selling African experiences and safaris
  • Good destination knowledge of at least two African destinations: South Africa, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda and Uganda
  • Tourplan knowledge an advantage
  • Excellent customer service skills and ability to work under pressure
  • Excellent communication and time management skills
  • An extremely strong sales person with a proven track record on sales, conversion rates, etc.

We are seeking a consultant with a proven track record in sales and someone who has travelled within Southern and East Africa to join our growing team.

If you fit this criteria, please forward us a copy of your CV and cover letter to alice@discoverafricagroup.com

Only Candidates who match all the criteria will be considered.

This position reports to: Sales & Product Manager

 


Tourplan Administrator

  • Salary: Market Related (Negotiable)
  • Benefits: Parking
  • Job Type: Permanent

This person will be responsible for the loading of new suppliers into Tourplan Database as well as updating all new and existing contracts, policies and rates. The person will be responsible for all Tourplan related duties for the Discover Africa brand and will also include the ability to train new users on the system.

Candidate requirements

  • Travel diploma
  • A minimum of 2 years of Tourplan experience – loading rates and contracts, FIT Reservations, etc. - Non-negotiable!
  • Must have excellent attention to detail
  • Must be trustworthy and dependable
  • Must be good with numbers

If you fit this criteria, please forward us a copy of your CV and cover letter to alice@discoverafricagroup.com

Only Candidates who match all the criteria will be considered.

This position reports to: Sales & Product Manager