Tour Consultant Jobs, Tours Travel Jobs March 2020,

Job title: Tour Consultant

Industry: Tours & Travel

Location: Nairobi

Job description

A local tour company seeks to hire a qualified and experienced tour consultant. The tour consultant’s main role is to create tour packages and market them to our clients while providing a memorable experience.


  • Responding to inquiries regarding hotels & safaris within 24hrs
  • Create and sell innovative tour packages to meet market demand
  • Prepare itineraries to the various destinations of interest
  • Making flight quotations
  • Doing tour bookings – both inbound and outbound
  • Ensuring KWS park rules & hotel regulations are clearly explained to tourists
  • Ensuring payment for each tour booking is received in advance or proper authorization is received from a corporate prior to credit sale
  • Maintaining good relationships with hotels, car hire, sightseeing attraction and other service providers for best competitive contract rates
  • Ensure bookings that are not confirmed are cancelled in time to avoid cancellation penalties
  • Ensure clients’ special requests especially on accommodation & room specification, driver guide language, meals and others are pre-arranged for the clients convenience
  • Coordinating with other team in arranging flying & ground packages
  • Making follow-ups for tour quotations
  • Ensuring that tours quotations are competitive
  • Inclusions, exclusions as well as terms & conditions of a quotation should be highlighted to reduce disputes with clients


  • Certificate or Diploma or Degree in Tour operations or tourism management or related field
  • Minimum of 2 years of continuous experience as Tour/travel consultant in a busy environment
  • Ability to use various tours/hotel booking systems
  • Must have IATA, AMADEUS qualification
  • Experience inbound and outbound tours is preferred
  • Knowledge of GDS an advantage
  • Great communication and interpersonal skills

How to Apply

Please only send your updated CV quoting the job title in the email subject (Tour Consultant) to before 13th March 2020.

 Kindly indicate current/last salary on your CV. Only applicants meeting the criteria outlined above will be contacted.