Staff for Travel Centres – Hemas Holdings PLC – Colombo

Diethelm Travel Sri Lanka, is a subsidiary company of the Hemas Group – a leading public quoted conglomerate in Sri Lanka and a member of the Diethelm Travel Group – a leading Travel Group in the Asian Region.

At present there is a rapid growth in the arrival of tourists to Sri Lanka which has enhanced the country’s Tourism industry to a new level. This paradise island is in perfect combination to offer its travelers a remarkable experience ranging from stunning landscapes, pristine beaches, captivating religious and cultural heritage, which no other destination could offer.

Join one of Sri Lanka’s leading and prestigious Destination Management Companies and be a part of the fastest growing industry.

Diethelm Travel Sri Lanka is currently looking Staff for its Travel Centres operated at five star hotels in Colombo. The ideal candidate should be a customer-friendly person who will be able to handle travel counter operations independently and possess a fair knowledge of possible excursions and tours packages that could be offered in Sri Lanka.

Excellent communications as well as interpersonal skills along with the ability to work under pressure are essential attributes for this position. A minimum 1-year work experience in a similar or acceptable capacity in an Inbound Tourism Industry based organization is a pre-requisite.

The ideal candidate should:
Possess a good working knowledge on transport & tourism based operations
Have the ability to effectively sell Sri Lanka as a holiday destination
Possess excellent working knowledge of English and good IT skills

Be methodical, trustworthy, confident and possess the ability to multitask

Be able to build and maintain strong business relationships with different types of customers including agents
Be sporty and possess an outgoing character

Should be GCE (A/L) qualified and possess a credit pass for English at the GCE O/L)
Job entails working on a 24 hour roster

Please forward your CV together with the contact details of two non-related referees within 7 days of this advertisement. Please mention the position applied for and address your CV to:
Senior Manager – Human Resources
Diethelm Travel Lanka (Pvt) Ltd
Level 6, Hemas House
No: 75, Braybrooke Place
Colombo 2
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