ADVENTURE LIFE ASSOCIATE TRIP PLANNER in MISSOULA, Montana

Forget a job description, we're looking to grow our tribe of world explorers! Adventure Life is a dynamic leader in the adventure travel industry and we're growing! We invite you to join our family of individuals who know how to work hard and play hard. Our energetic team is constantly tackling challenges and innovating new ways to achieve exceptional travel experiences for our travelers.Currently, our team is on the search for a highly motivated and personable individual to be the initial point of communication for travelers with our company. Connect with travelers in a variety of ways and form a bridge to the best expert Trip Planner for their worldwide adventure. Succeed in this position and be considered for advancement to Trip Planner after adequate training in our systems and destinations. Due to the nature of the job, we give preference to candidates who have traveled extensively or have lived internationally. A candid enthusiasm for global travel and an eagerness to learn about our worldwide destinations is also essential to this position. Exceptional customer service, attention to detail, and computer fluency are also necessary. While our team thoroughly enjoys the great outdoors, please realize that this is an office position in Missoula, MT, requiring a minimum of 40-45 hours per week.As a company, we are committed to developing sustainable travel in all of our destinations. We emphasize giving back to the local communities and environments which host our travelers, and encourage all employees to do the same in their own backyard. This core value results in our commitment to making a positive impact on every life we encounter, and that includes you. Accordingly, we offer competitive compensation, health benefits, vacation, holidays, retirement, flex-time, and travel benefits.Required Skills and Experience Relational communication skills, both verbal and written Exceptional customer service and sales skills International travel or past residency preferred Ability to work and develop skills independently Proficiency in multi-project management Innovative in implementing creative solutions Competitive spirit, but team-focused outlook Bachelors degree or higherCompensation/Benefits Base + Commission (estimated compensation of $34,000-$44,000) [Base + Commission - Total compensation for the 1st year has been in the range of $34,000-$44,000, for the 2nd year the range is $38,000-$54,000, and for the 3rd year has ranged between $43,000 and $60,000+ depending on employee performance in the role.] Health insurance SIMPLE IRA - similar to a 401(k) Annual travel opportunities to our destination Volunteer time Dog-at-work benefit Employee Charity Gift Matching program Gym membership reimbursementThis is a fulltime 40-45+ hrs/wk position scheduled by manager within our business hours of 7am-7pm Monday through Friday and 9am-2pm Saturday (most Saturdays required).*CURRENTLY ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS* //JRS