Register or Login to Apply

Travel Sales Consultant

Happy Travels Cairns City, Cairns

Job Description

About Happy Travels:

Happy Travels is the #1 Backpacker Travel Agency in Australia. After a challenging couple of years for the Travel Industry due to Covid-19, Happy Travels has proven that they are here to stay and committed to transforming the lives of their clients and staff. We're more than just a travel agency; we're a passionate team committed to making dreams come true for adventure travelers and tourists. Our mission is to connect backpackers and wanderers with the best tours, activities, and experiences in Australia, Fiji, Asia, and New Zealand.

Role Overview:

As a Travel Sales Consultant, your primary focus will be face-to-face selling. You'll be on the streets, actively approaching and engaging with potential clients, especially backpackers. Your role is to network in innovative ways, building genuine relationships and guiding travelers towards the best experiences our destinations have to offer.

Key Responsibilities:

- Proactively approach and engage with travelers on the streets and in hostels.
- Network with backpackers, using innovative strategies to build lasting relationships.
- Recommend the best tours, activities, and experiences based on travelers' interests.
- Continuously improve communication and sales skills through provided training and coaching.
- Collaborate in a multicultural environment, connecting with people from various backgrounds.


- Competitive hourly pay: $30.00 – $35.00 per hour.
- Attractive commissions and bonuses.
- Continuous sales training and leadership development.
- Free travel on tours and experiences.
- Exclusive discounts on transport and accommodation.


- Valid working visa for Australia.
- Proven experience in face-to-face sales or a similar role.
- Strong communication skills and the ability to connect with strangers.
- Passion for travel and sharing experiences.
- Multilingual skills are a significant advantage.
- Previous sales experience is a huge bonus.

Are You the Perfect Fit?

Do you thrive in face-to-face interactions? Can you approach strangers, connect with them, and offer tailored travel solutions? If you're innovative in building relationships and have a knack for sales, you might be the next star of our team!

How to Apply:

Kickstart your journey with Happy Travels by completing a one-way video interview with our COO, Toby. Click on the link below to apply:

Job Types: Full-time, Casual

Pay: $30.00 – $35.00 per hour

- Employee discount
- Employee mentoring program
- Referral program

- Day shift

Supplemental pay types:
- Commission
- Performance bonus

- Sales: 1 year (Preferred)

- English (Required)

Work Authorisation:
- Australia (Required)

- Cairns, QLD (Preferred)

Work Location: In person

Postcode: 4870 (Cairns City, Cairns)

Not a backpacker? That's ok. We accept applications from Australian citizens, permanent residents, international students as well as working holiday visa holders. If you are qualified for this position, please register and apply via the form below.

Login or Register to Apply Online

Not already a member? Register for free and create your online resume to apply. If you are already registered or have applied for a vacancy before, you can login below.

Happy Travels

Member since: February 2016

Employer's email matches the website.

Travel is in our blood, it’s our passion.
Happy Travels is the fastest growing independent travel network in Australasia with branches all over Australia and New Zealand. We are on the lookout for exciting, engaging, and motivated individuals to join our Happy family.
Starting from humble beginnings in Australia in 1998 and coming into our 25th year of changing people's lives, Happy Travels strives to provide life-changing experiences. While the ability to travel and social interaction has changed since then, our dedication to finding new experiences has not.
Happy Travels is one of the most vibrant, exciting, and challenging environments you will ever step into. You won’t find a single person in our team that is here because they want the 9-5.

Hospitality, Travel & Tourism