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Tour Coordinator

This full-time position is responsible for planning and coordinating domestic and international group tours. Tasks include complete tour development and logistics. TCs perform extensive research on destinations, selecting the best hotels, restaurants, transportation, and attractions for the planned tour. They then request proposals, finalize contracts, and purchase services to coordinate and create a complete experience for group members.  TCs create extensive itinerary instructions for tour escorts and directors, provide information to SUN TOURS Customer Care personnel, and assist with the development of catalog and website materials. They also interact with tour group members in a variety of settings. Successful applications will join a small, close-knit team at this 43-year-old locally owned.

Applicants should have an interest in travel and a passion for creating excellent customer experiences. Position requires multi-tasking; critical thinking; attention to detail; strong verbal and written communication; excellent organizational and proofreading skills. Ability to manage, prioritize and execute a wide variety of tasks to completion in a fast-paced, frequently changing environment required. Applicants must live or be willing to commute to Albuquerque.

Travel industry / travel agency experience a plus.  Benefits include travel opportunities, health insurance, retirement plan and flexible hours. If interested in applying, send a resume and cover letter to lrichards@suntoursus.com.

Marketing and Community Coordinator

 

The Coordinator of Marketing and Community Development for SUN TOURS, a parttime position, is responsible for handling several projects simultaneously. Duties include:

  • Scheduling and creation of internet, newspaper, and other advertising,

  • Development of regular social media posts,

  • Community outreach to community and  senior centers, senior housing communities, churches, and special interest groups,

  • Website and email development, and

  • Development of PowerPoint presentations for live and online use

The successful candidate will have strong organizational skills to ensure that all required tasks are completed on time and accurately.  They will have comfort with public speaking and interactions, experience with PowerPoint, Word, Publisher, and Excel software and with Facebook, Instagram, and Pinterest. Video editing software knowledge and Wix website software knowledge are a plus.

This is a half-time position with flexible hours.

If interested in applying, send a resume and cover letter to lrichards@suntoursus.com.