CURRENT CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Travel is back! We are looking for candidates to join our award-winning dynamic team of travel professionals with a company that is well-known and respected across Canada and Internationally. Send your resume to resumes@ellisontravel.com

  • Offices in Exeter and London (ON), and Vancouver (BC) to meet clients with network of Ellison Travel professionals across Canada
  • Travel Leaders Network Affiliate
  • Uniglobe Affiliate
  • Award winning, family run business
  • 100% Canadian owned and operated
  • Competitive pay, health spending account and travel benefits
  • Access to exclusive Ellison Tours products, training, expertise and in-house support (i.e. air ticketing, marketing, technology, lead generating tools and more).

JUNIOR TRAVEL ADVISOR
/VACATION SUPPORT

LONDON, ONTARIO

-In-office or hybrid-

Position Summary:

Our London office team is seeking keen and enthusiastic individuals who would like to gain experience and knowledge through hands-on learning in a Junior Travel Advisor/Vacation support role. The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting our vacation travel advisors and public tour booking process as well as our growing network of leisure and tour clients. Through our Travel Leaders Network Affiliation and training opportunities, global network contacts and memberships, as well as our prestigious Air Canada Circle of Excellence Standing, we provide unique value as both a travel agency and tour operator and lots of room for opportunity for the right candidate who is wanting to grow their career along with us. Ideally, successful candidates would have travel/tourism training, and/or experience working within the travel industry.

Skills Required:

  • Excellence in customer service and people skills, as well as administrative skills
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to accuracy, detail and compliance
  • Tech savvy, comfort with new and changing technology
  • High level of integrity, sense of accountability, and professionalism

You must be legally eligible to work in Canada to apply.

Ellison Travel & Tours will accommodate individual accessibility needs throughout the hiring process. We ask that applicants make their needs known when first contacted by our recruitment team.

TRAVEL ADVISOR
(LEISURE)

EXETER & LONDON, ONTARIO

-In-office or hybrid-

Position Summary:

We are seeking an experienced travel sales professional to join our team as a Travel Advisor, in Exeter or London and surrounding area. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing travel requirements of our growing network of leisure clients, and providing additional support to our public tours team. Through our Travel Leaders Network Affiliation and preferred supplier agreements, global network contacts and memberships, as well as our prestigious Air Canada Circle of Excellence Standing, we provide unique value and competitive rates and perks to our clients. This position is also available as a hybrid or in-office position depending on the candidate’s location.

Skills Required:

  • Experience working for a travel agency, in a corporate/leisure sales role
  • Excellence in customer service and sales
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to accuracy, detail and compliance
  • TICO Certification
  • Experience using Global Distribution Systems (preferably Sabre) and Trams/Client Base an asset.
  • Incentive travel and meeting planning an asset
  • High level of integrity, sense of accountability, and professionalism

You must be legally eligible to work in Canada to apply.

Ellison Travel & Tours will accommodate individual accessibility needs throughout the hiring process. We ask that applicants make their needs known when first contacted by our recruitment team.

GROUP PLANNER

EXETER & LONDON, ONTARIO

-In-office or hybrid-

Position Summary:

As a Group Tour Planner, you are responsible for developing customized cultural, educational and specialized tour programs for groups within Canada, to the USA and internationally.

Skills Required:

  • Team-focused with ability to adapt and support change, solve problems creatively, and adjust approach as necessary

  • Exceptional organizational and planning skills with attention to detail and accuracy

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet multiple deadlines in a fast-paced environment

  • Ability to build client confidence demonstrating excellence in customer service

  • Effective negotiation skills, with ability to compromise, seek common ground and reach a mutually beneficial solution

  • High level of integrity, accountability, professionalism

  • Proficiency in MS office and ability to adapt quickly to changing technology

Qualifications:

  • College diploma or related experience
  • Travel-related experience or knowledge of the industry an asset
  • A background check is required due to the nature of our business working with Minors
  • Accounting experience is an asset

You must be legally eligible to work in Canada to apply.

Ellison Travel & Tours will accommodate individual accessibility needs throughout the hiring process. We ask that applicants make their needs known when first contacted by our recruitment team.

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

North Vancouver, BC

-In-office or hybrid-

Position Summary:

As administrative Assistant in our North Vancouver office, you’ll provide general office administrative support including reception/answering phones, general office administration and supporting the daily work of the Vacation and Group Travel agents and our events department. There is flexibility to work (part-time) at home in this role and the possibility for summers off if interested.

Skills Required:

  • Demonstrated excellence in customer service
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to accuracy and detail
  • Proficiency in MS office and ability to adapt quickly to changing technology and use technology applications effectively

Excellent customer service and communication skills, attention to detail and proficiency with technology are essential for this role. Experience with accounting /bookkeeping is an asset. Prior experience in customer service and administration preferred. If you are interested in joining our energetic team and a career in the travel industry, please apply here or send your resume to resumes@ellisontravel.com. We thank all applicants for their interest but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. 

You must be legally eligible to work in Canada to apply.

Ellison Travel & Tours will accommodate individual accessibility needs throughout the hiring process. We ask that applicants make their needs known when first contacted by our recruitment team.

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