Tourism Customer Service + Sales

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November 19, 2021


Tourism Customer Service + Sales

  • Mudgee
Employer Information

See business profile.

Job Information
Indicative Pay

$50k to $60K Annual Salary

External Job Website

Minimum employment requirements

Driver licence, Flexible / rotating rosters, Responsible Service of Alcohol RSA

Type of Employment

Customer Service

Job Description

As a customer-facing destination brand ambassador, effectively + passionately promote the Mudgee Region at the Mudgee Visitor Information Centre to achieve visitor, partner, and stakeholder objectives. Actively promote local produce and merchandise to meet retail sales targets.

Specific Accountabilities
Be present with visitors and stakeholders, providing engaging and informative insights and information about local tourism assets, striving to achieve (and exceed) retail sales targets at the Visitor Information Centre or off-site promotional events. Become familiar with the organisation’s function and accountabilities, providing support as directed.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities

Visitor Information Services
Opening and closing of the Mudgee Arts Precinct
Surprise and delight visitors by attending to telephone calls and front desk enquiries in an upbeat, friendly, knowledgeable, and efficient manner
Resolve visitor concerns sensitively and effectively
Ensure brochure stocks are kept at levels, allowing for efficient servicing of visitor requests
Maintain visitor front-of-house area
Accurately collect and record visitor statistics daily
Actively distribute the monthly What’s On and event flyers
Promptly respond to online chat enquiries
Maintain a fresh and visually appealing retail area with regular stock rotation and on-brand signage
Research local tourism products and participate in familiarisations, be/become familiar with the Mudgee Region and partner experiences
Partnership Support (additional duties)

This full-time position will also provide administrative support to the Partnerships Team – providing an opportunity for growth and career progression.

Assist to grow and retain the organisation’s partnership base and increase partner engagement
Assist the Partnerships Team to activate annual partnership drive
Assist in activating all partnership inclusions
Assist with reporting and data entry where required
Benefits and perks
Ongoing hands-on training and thorough induction upon commencement
Rotating roster across 7 days
Opportunity to work within a well-respected, award-winning, and highly motivated results-driven team
Fun and fast-paced, loads of room for creativity - especially moving into a new retail space!
Participate in local experiences and in turn increase your destination product knowledge
Collaborate with a forward-thinking community of tourism operators, eager to advance the destination
Career progression opportunities
Skills and experience

An authentically happy person who delights in providing and sharing information
A genuine passion for the tourism and hospitality industry
Highly developed customer service, communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
Established skillset in multi-tasking and prioritisation in a fast-paced environment
Available to work on weekends
Demonstrated time management skills with the ability to manage conflicting priorities
Working knowledge of administrative Microsoft software, including Word, Excel and Outlook, and other web-related programs
Cash handling and retail sales skills
Current Responsible Service of Alcohol Card + Responsible Supply of Alcohol Training (or willingness to obtain if successful)
Current Drivers' License

Working knowledge of an event ticketing + accommodation booking system
Food Safety Supervisor qualifications

Full-time salaried position
Includes weekends, with some Public Holidays on a rotating roster
NES and Mudgee Region Tourism Employment Agreement

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