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Sumak Sustainable Travel

Sumak Sustainable Travel

Sumak Sustainable Travel

Start-up company innovating in Latin American adventure holidays and community-based tourism for discerning travellers. Responsible tour operator and social enterprise specialised in sustainable travel, social innovation and economic development.

Professional

Location:
London, United Kingdom

Posted:
18 Nov 2013

Deadline:
Opportunity has expired

Compensation details:
£19k to £22k p.a. depending on experience, plus at least one trip or adventure to Latin America every year

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Product Development & Marketing Superstar

Do you have experience within the tourism industry and want to use your skills to help create a better and meaningful way of travelling?

London, United Kingdom

Applicants are required to hold the relevant Visas/Work Permits

Compensation details:
£19k to £22k p.a. depending on experience, plus at least one trip or adventure to Latin America every year

Job Type:
Full-time
Level:
Mid Level
Escape Factors:
Exotic
Social Impact
Function:
Marketing
Product Management
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Product development and marketing super star needed to create and promote epic Latin American adventures.

We are Sumak Sustainable Travel, a London-based tour operator and social enterprise specialised in tailor-made eco-tours and adventures to Latin America. The company keeps growing fast; constantly opening new destinations and adding more local partners to its network.

We are looking for someone with experience within the travel industry, in particular in product development and marketing. This is an ideal position if you want to escape the mass tourism industry and use your skills to help creating a better way of travelling.


Duties:

  • Develop new products and enhance existing ones
  • Optimise and adapt product presentation as necessary
  • Work on tailor-made proposals for customers
  • Help define and implement marketing strategy (online, SEO, social media and PR) for the UK and international markets


Essential requirements:


  • At least 1 year of relevant experience within the travel industry
  • Good knowledge of Latin American culture and geography, ideally acquired through travelling or living there
  • Excellent English (written/spoken) and good understanding of Spanish or Portuguese
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Passion for travel and social innovation


Desired:


  • Masters degree in a tourism related discipline
  • WordPress literacy


Make sure you take a look at our destinations, tours and responsible tourism policy before applying.


To know more about our approach, you can also read


Start date: Mid-December


This opportunity has expired
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