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Current Vacancies

Company Profile:
Award-winning tour operator and off-the-beaten-track specialists Travel The Unknown arrange small group and tailor-made tours of the highest calibre to a select range of destinations around the world. Established in 2007, the company is run by a small and dedicated team of experienced travel professionals who offer unrivalled personal service, fuelled by a passion to create intelligent and innovative travel ideas for their expanding client base. The company are now looking for a full time senior sales specialist to join the existing sales team to help the company grow to the next level. The role comes with significant personal development and job advancement opportunities as well as the opportunity for overseas travel to build on current knowledge, and forge new paths in travel.

If you are interested in this position, please send a cover letter confirming your availability, and a copy of your CV to: careers@traveltheunknown.com.

Copywriting, PR & Social Media Internship

Salary: Expenses Only

This full-time temporary position will involve hands-on experience of working in a small owner-managed travel company and will involve various tasks including:
- writing copy (content) for various projects including website, brochures, trip documents, advertisements and other print design
- preparation of press releases and responding to journalist requests
- researching destinations on the web
- developing and supporting marketing strategy
- sending out of brochure packs
- working with images and video
- following up with clients and potential clients on the phone and by email
- keeping the website and documentation up-to-date
- dealing with suppliers
- working with Social Media and forums

Required skills:
- previous experience in writing copy (content)
- marketing and/or social media marketing experience
- be an excellent communicator in English (both in writing and speech)
- have a good eye for detail
- be able to think for themselves and show initiative
- have a strong interest in travel
- have a willingness to learn new things and adapt to situations
- be punctual and diligent
- be available for at least 8 weeks

As we are a small company you will get a lot of varied experience and will be expected to help out with a variety of tasks depending on current requirements. If this position sounds like something you would be interested in, please send a cover letter confirming your availability, a copy of your CV and some examples of your writing to careers@traveltheunknown.com