tourism office in Santiago

PR173

Company Description

It is the office in Santiago of a biological reserve of 100 thousend hectare. The reserve itself is located in the middle of the patagonic woods, with 9 places for accomodation, a variety of excursions and outdoor activitys, conservation projects and work with local communities. The park dedicates itself to ecotourism with strong focus on sustainability and the conservation of the eco region. In the office in the district of Vitacura in Santiago, you will be learning about the booking process, for reservations we work with Opera Reservation system. Part of the internship includes 2 weeks training at the hotels in Panguipulli in different areas (housekeeping, front desk, excursion centre).

Tasks

  • Assist the Inbound sales department (emails and phone calls)
  • Make hotel and services quotes and bookings
  • Enter passengers data for groups and passengers
  • Keep the database updated
  • Assist on the translation of text from Spanish to English

Schedule

Monday to Friday: 9 am - 6.30 pm with one hour lunchbreak

Stipend

200.000 CLP per month

Benefits

SPONSORED: no program costs (except application fee of 150 EUR / 200 USD)

Requirements

  • Tourism student or related careers
  • Internship of minimum 3 full months
  • Microsoft Office, advanced user
  • Advanced English spoken/written
  • Willing to learn and teamwork