Travelzoo is a global media commerce company. With 25 offices and more than 28 million members in Asia Pacific, Europe and North America, we publish outstanding deals from over 2,000 travel, entertainment and local companies. A career at Travelzoo is more than a job -- it’s a calling. We love what we do and our team works hard to make an impact.
Travelzoo is seeking an Assistant Producer in our Sydney office. This role is responsible for researching, writing, evaluating, test booking and publishing offers we recommend for our members. This requires careful attention to detail, a high-level of account management, a passion for travel, and the ability to work closely with others.
The ideal candidate should be well-travelled and have a passion for exploring the world. Our Production team relish the idea of spending hours researching travel deals – and at Travelzoo, we do this every day so our members don’t have to. Strong writing skills are essential in order to communicate the most important details to our members in a fun and conversational way as well as the ability to communicate effectively with internal and external stakeholders.
This position is based in Sydney.
Source on behalf of Travelzoo’s 28 million members worldwide to source the best deals
Build client relationships that result in the best offers for our members, while balancing the clients’ need
Use various sources to be aware of travel deals in the market, then evaluate them to publish the very best in a quick and effective manner
Research offers as provided to determine their true value
Convey concisely to our members what makes the deal and destination amazing, while balancing what members need to know
Review a variety of offers to find the very best ones and push them forward
Give feedback to Publishers and fellow Producers on what makes a deal worthy of publish
Write headlines and stories for publish
Monitor and analyse performance; make adjustments and recommendations in order to ensure our members see the best deals and clients’ expectations are met
Pitch your best deals to Publishers
Work closely with Sales counterparts to develop new client relationships and grow current ones
Special projects as assigned (including click trends, market research, website assistance)
Displaying a high level of detail, organization and critical thinking in all work, including researching, writing, selecting and evaluating deals.
University degree, preferably in Journalism, Marketing or Hospitality
1-3+ years of experience; new graduates with relevant internship experience considered
Attention to detail and ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
A high-performance focus, strong work ethic and sound judgement
Strong written, verbal communication and presentation skills
Proven passion for travel, including experience booking personal travel
Competitive salary package
Excellent international career opportunities in a high growth company
Exciting and fast paced work environment
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If you are a globally-minded professional who thrives in a collaborative environment and values a meaningful career, then we want to work with you!