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232+ Travel Agent Jobs

In the employment sector, there is a high demand for travel agents nowadays, as everyone is excited to travel and discover new places. Traveling becomes a fast-moving industry with thousands of dynamic, promising, and highly-competitive job vacancies for entry-level workers and highly-experienced professionals. It is a booming sector that helps job seekers to carve out their careers in a highly rewarding industry.... Read More

Job seekers can start as a trainee travel agent, reservation sales agent, or vacation travel counselor, get on-job training and develop more experience, to hold senior positions such as travel agency manager, or travel agency marketing manager. The travel agent can be a tour operator, leisure travel agent, or corporate travel agent.

Like all other occupations, travel agents work full time in offices with some additional hours some days. However, their work depends on computers and phones, so they can efficiently work remotely and be self-employed. With the qualifications and experience, travel agents can easily find job vacancies and get high-paid salary positions.

Working as a travel agent is enjoyable. You get to discover the far regions of the world. You’ll know all about Maldives, Seychelles, or Bora Bora. You’ll easily decide where you want to go on your next vacation. A travel agent usually gets many discounts. Plus, travels are a business expense.

To know more about travel agent jobs, what the requirements are, and how to apply, read this.


What are popular travel agency jobs?

  • Online travel agent jobs
  • Reservation agent jobs
  • Travel booking agent jobs
  • Travel agent consultant jobs
  • Travel desk agent jobs
  • Airport travel agent jobs
  • Ticketing agent jobs


 Who are the typical employers for travel agents?

  • Independent travel agents
  • Package holiday operators
  • Tour operators
  • Cruise lines


What are the top 10 travel agencies in the Middle East?

  • Al Tayyar Travel Group
  • Danta Travel Services
  • Kanoo Travel Offices
  • Al Shamel International
  • Omeir Travel Agency
  • Orient Travel Agency
  • Abu Dhabi International Bureau
  • Airlink International
  • ITL World
  • Al Futtaim Travel


What is the travel agent job description?

  • Deal with customer queries and complaints.
  • Provide advice about visas or passports.
  • Sell holidays and insurance.
  • Determine customers’ needs and preferences, such as costs and schedules.
  • Plan and arrange tour packages, day trips, and excursions.
  • Book reservations for hotels, travel, rental cars, and special events, such as tours and excursions.
  • Give advice about attractions, local weather conditions, and customs.


What are the qualifications required for travel agent jobs?

  • Generally, Employers accept candidates with a high school diploma, but getting a BSc in travel, tourism, languages, leisure, business studies, or management is an advantage.
  • Proven years of work experience in a travel agency, marketing, retail, or sales will help you.
  • Familiarity with working with reservation systems software (e.g., Amadeus).
  • Additional Certificates, such as a Certified Travel Associate (CTA), Certified Travel Counselor (CTC), and IATA Consultant in Travel and Tourism.
  • Fluency in at least one foreign language.
  • Travel agents with firsthand experience visiting countries are in high demand by some specific travel agencies that are specialized in a particular type of travelers.
  •  Familiarity with domestic and foreign travel destinations.
  • Working experience in HR functions and planning management.


What are the key personal skills for travel agents?

  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Commercial Awareness
  • Customer-service skills
  • Communication skills
  • Sales skills
  • Listening skills
  • Attention skills
  • Excellent IT skills


What is the salary range of travel agent jobs?

Salaries vary depending on the experience, position, and place of work.

  • In UAE: Salaries range from 7,170 AED to 20,000 AED.
  • In Kuwait: Salaries range from 520 KWD to 1,620 KWD.
  • In Egypt: salaries range from 4,540 EGP to 13,000 EGP.

 

Where can job seekers find travel agent jobs?


Below is a comprehensive list of the latest travel agent jobs in the Gulf and the Middle East. The list includes roles, descriptions, salary ranges, and more details that would help you find the best travel agent job. Read Less

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Job Role: Ticketing Agent ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES Welcoming customers and evaluate their needs and requirements To answer client questions and resolving their inquiries. Helps to issue tickets needed by customers and collecting payments. Providing accurate and detailed travel information ...

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Experience2 Years
Salary Negotiable

Job Qualifications and Experience Degree/Diploma in Tourism Management, Tour Operations or any related field of study 2+ years of working experience as a travel consultant or similar position Good communication and customer service skills Only ladies are required to apply Arabic speaking candidates ...

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Job Key Details: Prepare and confirm reservations for passengers Organize reservations and routing for using timetable, airlines manuals, reference guides as well as tariff book Document and process reservations made online Required to plan route and compute ticket cost using schedules, rate books a ...

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Passenger Services Agent *This position is contingent on contract award and customer funding* Location Kuwait Clearance Level Ability to obtain Primary Function Caliburn is seeking a Passenger Service Agent to support Air Terminal and Ground Handling Support operations in Kuwait. ...

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Job Role: Travel Consultant ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES Selected candidates should be able to be up to date with all travel trends,restrictions and also regulations. Ideal applicants should be able to help customers plan perfectly organized trips on line and over telephone. Preferred candidat ...

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Job Role: Tour Operator JOB REQUIREMENTS Should have at least 3 years experience in outbound tours, holiday packages and ticketing in the Abu Dhabi market. Excellent interpersonal skills required. Should have a keen interest in travel. Must have knowledge of the recent travel trends. ROLES ...

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Develop & execute the concept for a niche travelbrand within the Ventura TRAVEL group Find local, touristic partners and providers, that will give our travelers a unique experience Design trips, that will delight our customers Together with IT coordinate an amazing homepage Write, publish ...

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JOB REQUIREMENTSThe candidate should have working experience as a Ticketing Staff in the tourism Industry. The ideal applicant should possess excellent communication skills as well as negotiation skills. Successful candidates should have awareness of the recent travel and tourism trend. Candidate wi ...

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Experience2 Years
Salary Negotiable

JOB REQUIREMENTS Preferred candidates should be male Indian ,Nepali nationalist to apply ,those from other nations should not apply . Interested applicants should have an excellent knowledge of computer reservations systems, GDS systems and e-traveling. Ideal candidates should have a good communicat ...

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Job Role: Reservation Consultants (Travels) Job Description One of our client, a Travel Agency dealing with customized tour packages, Event management, inbound -outbound tours, Corporate travel arrangements, etc is looking for Reservation Consultants. Candidates should have the following experien ...

Posted Few days ago Key Skills : Not Mentioned
Experience1 Year
Salary Negotiable

Job Qualifications and Experience The ideal candidate should have a minimum of 1+ years of experience working as a tour guide Must have strong experience in the UAE Good communication and customer service skills Must have a valid UAE driving license A positive attitude with the ability to interact w ...

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Experience1 Year
Salary Negotiable

Job Key Details: Assist in planning, organizing and modifying international and domestic travel itineraries Conduct research on various destinations and means of travel concerning prices, customs, weather conditions etc Manage a tailor made request Analyze customer's feedback and ensure clients& ...

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JOB REQUIREMENTS Selected candidates should have a working experience as a ticketing and reservation agent in the same field or related for a period of 1 to 2 years. Ideal applicants should have an excellent communication skill and negotiation skill to be able to talk to clients. Preferred candidate ...

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o Responsible for the safety and standards throughout the cabin. o Ensuring the consistent delivery of the onboard product o Take the initiative to address difficult issues. o Ensure onboard sales targets are met and/or exceeded. o Contribute to the Flight Attendant's delivery of the Custome ...

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For our travel and tourism division, we are looking to hire for below job title Job Profile: She will be working in our Dubai office, She will be given training on packages and services offered. She will be given target monthly 15000-20000AED, She will generate new market and increase the sales reve ...

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Job Responsibilities: Ability to anticipate needs and think proactively Schedule management Travel management Excellent verbal and written communication in English Small/Medium event coordination and management Superb attention to detail Experience in analyzing and developing gen ...

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Drive the development of a continuous tourists experience enhancement strategy, covering the User Experience, Innovation and Destination Marketing activities. Mentor, encourage, foster and support intelligent innovation and risk taking in order to create and deliver business models that improve t ...

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We are seeking a proactive and organised individual for a very team orientated office based in Dubai. Our client is a large MNC trading company involved in the distribution of some of the best known lifestyle brands in the world. They have an extremely well established presence in Dubai and the Midd ...

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Job Role: Visa Coordinator Job Description The Visa Coordinator is responsible for helping individuals who are internationally travelling. Their main role is to ensure the client avoids any legal issues that may occur in relation to their travelling by assisting them to obtain visas and other r ...

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Job Role: Holiday Consultant Job Summary: Promoting and selling Holidays & Travel products, handling leisure related tasks to ensure company profitability and achieving targets. Handling holiday packages inquiries to the conclusion from the walk-in, corporate clients and online channels. L ...

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