Interested in working for us?

Join the award winning team at Ski Safari and Freedom Treks

Ski Safari - voted the UK's Best Ski Tour Operator for the last four years (2017, 2016, 2015, 2014)
Freedom Treks - 4.8/5 feefo rating, Gold Trusted Service award (2018)

Based in bright, modern offices just steps from the beach in Hove, East Sussex, we're a team of passionate cyclists, skiers and snowboarders and are one of the UK’s leading specialist tour operators of two successful (and growing!) travel brands: Freedom Treks and Ski Safari.

Freedom Treks offers over 170 different cycling holidays in 31 countries, attracting families, couples and singles of all ages and Ski Safari specialises in tailor-made ski holidays to North America, Asia, Scandinavia and Europe.

We are always keen to hear from like-minded people who can genuinely bring something to our company. Experience is of course welcome, particularly if that has been in the travel industry, but what's most important is your approach to work and your desire to contribute to and be part of the development and success of our company. If you're interested in joining us, please email a copy of your CV to Matt Pavitt, Managing Director, together with a covering letter explaining what you can add to our company.

Specific vacancies will be listed below when they arise, together with details on how to apply.

 

Please note, we do not employ overseas resort staff, all of our positions are in our UK office. No agencies, thank you.

Product and Marketing Support

Ski Safari and Freedom Treks

Contract: Full time, permanent
Location: Hove, East Sussex
Start date: Immediate

About the job

We're looking for a Product and Marketing Support specialist to join us.

This is a highly varied role, working across all areas of the business to ensure our systems are up to date and to provide systems, IT and marketing support to our sales and admin/operations teams. You’ll be:

  • loading contracted accommodation, transfer and car hire rates into our in-house reservations system;
  • preparing, loading and managing ski extras rates (lift tickets, rentals, ski school and activities);
  • loading tour details, itineraries, images and costs on the Freedom Treks website;
  • updating copy and images and managing offers on both websites;
  • providing basic IT support – helping with start-up issues, setting up new PCs, etc.
  • assist with maintaining and cleaning customer database data

About you

You’ll have excellent attention to detail and a careful, thorough approach to work. You must be flexible and organised, be a good team worker and have strong time management skills.

You’ll have a basic understanding of the set up and day-to-day operation of Windows PCs and printers and MS Office programmes. An understanding of website Content Management Systems (CMS) or travel booking systems would be desirable, along with an aptitude for business technology and software.

You may currently be in a sales support, IT support or marketing role, ideally within the travel sector (although this is not essential). However, we are keen to hear from applicants from other roles and industries with relevant transferable skills.

A passion for skiing, snowboarding or cycling and for travel in general would be advantageous!

Salary

£18-22k per annum dependent on experience, plus generous company benefits including overseas travel to experience the products first-hand, a performance related annual bonus and company pension scheme.

Office hours are Monday to Friday 9 am-5:30 pm, with occasional 10 am-6:30 pm weekday late shifts and 10 am-4 pm Saturday shifts.

How to apply

Please email your CV with a covering letter explaining what you would bring to our company and why you would be a good candidate for this position to Matt Pavitt, Managing Director, [email protected].

Closing date: 3 November 2018