The place to search and find your perfect tour around the world.
Home Join Us

Join Us

Do you have the right stuff for a career in the Travel Industry?
 
The passion for travel and the zest for adventure? Due to our continued growth, we are always looking for people to fit into our team of wanderlust employees. We're looking for energetic people who don't just want to sell travel, but to sell an experience - broadening horizons and opening minds to what the world has to offer.
 
Current Openings
1) Tour consultant
2) Operations & Sales Coordinator
3) Junior Accountant
4) Digital Marketing Coordinator
 
REPORTING TO: Managing Director, Indus Travels
LOCATION: Richmond, BC or Home Based
 
1) Tour Consultant
 
Job Description:
 
The Tours Consultant assists with the successful and profitable sales & running of all Indus Group and FIT trips and other specified travel products, to the standards stipulated by Indus. The Tours Consultant is part of the Inside Sales department handling all aspects of Group and FIT tours throughout worldwide destinations that Indus travels to (outbound). Responsibilities will include sales, communicating with clients, assisting with the administrative components of planning and operating our client’s trips, regular communication with our suppliers, as well as general office duties and administrative support for our team.
 
What you get:
 
Indus Travels offer
• Above industry average salary
• Target based incentives
• Guaranteed 100% paid Familiarization Trip every year
• Extended health insurance
• Flex hours
• Relaxed work environment.
 
Qualifications:
• Organize and coordinate Group tours and FIT clients while keeping within established budgets
• Creating and managing tour costing’s
• Negotiating with suppliers to reach desired trip costs
• Work with ground suppliers to ensure they understand the style of tour and the requirements of the client
• Communicate all aspects of the tour with the client and produce the detailed operational itinerary
• Invoice the client on a timely basis
• Track supplier prepayments/deposits
• Create and package documents for the client. Review travel documentation for accuracy
• Entering client information into our in-house database system and maintaining records within this system
• Attend supplier functions in Vancouver and develop product knowledge through attending fam trips
• Keep manager informed of complicated events
 
Requirements:
• Tourism sales & operations background is an asset
• Knowledge of world geography and tourism products is an asset
• Knowledge of international tourism products is an asset
• Cross cultural communication skills and experience is an asset
• Some experience in tour operations an asset
• Competent in use of Microsoft office products and internet
 
Knowledge:
• Detail orientated approach to work
• Ability to multi-task and work well under pressure
• Organizational ability
• Professional communication in English, both spoken and written is essential
• Excellent communications skills
Back to top
 
2) Operations & Sales Coordinator
 
Job Description:
 
The Operations & Sales Coordinator assists with the successful and profitable running of all Indus Group and FIT trips and other specified travel products, to the standards stipulated by Indus. The Operations Coordinator is part of the Operations department handling all aspects of Group and FIT tours worldwide destinations that Indus travels to (outbound).
 
Responsibilities will include:
• Assisting with the administrative components of planning and operating our client’s trips
• Regular communication with our suppliers
• General office duties and administrative support for our team.
The Operations Coordinator works closely with the Operations Manager to improve systems and processes. The goal of the position is assist in the efficient running of group tours to produce a quality, value for money product for the client.
 
What you get:
 
Indus Travels offers
• Above industry average salary
• Target based incentives
• Guaranteed 100% paid Familiarization Trip every year
• Travel discounts for family & friends
• Extended health insurance
• Flex hours
• Relaxed work environment.
 
Qualifications:
• Tourism Operations background is an asset
• Knowledge of Canadian geography and tourism products is an asset
• Knowledge of International tourism products is an asset
• Cross cultural communication skills and experience is an asset
• Some experience in tour operations an asset
• Competent in use of Microsoft office products and internet
• Excellent communications skills.
 
Other Skills And Attributes:
• Detail orientated approach to work
• Ability to multi-task and work well under pressure
• Organizational ability
• Professional communication in English, both spoken and written is essential
• Excellent communications skills
Back to top
 
3) Junior Accountant
 
Job Description: 
 
Indus Travels is looking for a Junior Accountant/Accounts Payables for our Richmond, BC office location. The Accountant's responsibilities will include bank reconciliations, reconciling supplier invoices & statements. Also as part of the Accountant duties, you will be assisting with Accounts Payable when needed. Reporting to the Senior Accountant, the successful candidate must have previous experience in accounts payable preferably in the travel industry.
 
Indus Travels offer:
• Above industry average salary
• Target based incentives
• Travel discounts for family & friends
• Extended health insurance
• Flex hours
• Relaxed work environment.
 
Qualifications:
 
Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities:
• Posting and reviewing invoice information in the QuickBooks
• Routing invoices for correct approvals to pay
• Providing timely support in resolving issues with supplier invoicing and payments
• Prepare and post journal entries as required
• Reconciling supplier statements
• Reporting issues and discrepancies when appropriate
• Other miscellaneous tasks as required to support the team
 
Required Education, Experience and Skills
• Post-secondary education in an accounting or business program
• 1-3 years of related experience in an accounts payable role. Experience within the Travel industry is highly preferred.
• Working knowledge and experience with QuickBooks would be an asset
• Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite programs
• Ability to understand and resolve issues with vendors & suppliers
• Excellent communication skills, written, verbal & listening
• Ability to work in a fast paced, deadline driven, environment
• Strong attention to detail and accuracy
• Good organization skills and ability to multitask
Back to top
 
4) Digital Marketing Coordinator
 
Job Description:
 

We specializes in offering exceptional value group & custom travel to a range of destinations including Asia, Africa & South America. Founded in 2001 we started with trips to India, the popularity of these tours has seen us progressively grow in size, increasing the range of destinations that we feature. We offer a relaxed work environment with opportunities for career development and travel. For information about us, please visit indus.travel

We are seeking highly-motivated and customer-oriented individuals for our Richmond, BC office.

Experienced marketing professional required to manage the marketing and communications for Indus Travels. The successful candidate will be tasked with developing the brand in the online market place, ensuring maximum return on investment from marketing spend and be an instrumental part of the company’s planned growth.

 
Indus Travels offer
• Above industry average salary
• Target based incentives
• Travel discounts for family & friends
• Extended health insurance
• Flex hours
• Relaxed work environment
 
Qualifications:
 
Key Duties:
• Manage the marketing budget across all online channels to maximize return on investment.
• Responsible for design, production and distribution of all advertising
• Co-ordinate with off shore design teams for all digital ads/flyers
• Develop the company’s online presence through social media, blogs and search engine optimization.
• Manage & co-ordinate with offshore teams for Google adwords & Bing PPC campaigns
• Ensure the positive positioning of the brand through successful PR.
• Implement an effective customer relationship management strategy.
• Write excellent and original copy to promote our range of tour products.
• Work closely in collaboration with other departments and outside teams
 
Qualifications:
• Extensive marketing experience, preferably from a travel background
• Well developed creative, planning, organizational, negotiating and decision-making skills
• Strong commercial focus
• Confident with online marketing and social media
• Excellent written and verbal communication
• Good IT knowledge including MS Office programs

Qualified candidates should submit their resume with salary history and requirements by email to mail@indus.travel indicating the applied position in the subject line for immediate consideration. We thank all candidates for their interest in applying, however only those that meet the criteria and are selected for an interview will be contacted.

Back to top