Would you like to shape and drive the Product Decisions of a strongly growing international travel company with a passionate team and an entrepreneurial environment where industry boundaries are challenged and new ideas and out-of-the-box thinking are welcomed and encouraged? Do you enjoy interacting with people from different countries and cultural backgrounds?
Enchanting Travels is a passionate, vibrant company that specializes in creating exceptional tailor-made journeys for discerning travellers to exotic destinations in Asia, Africa and South America. Founded in Protected content , we have made the travel dreams of thousands of guests from around the world come true. Our ethos is to provide our guests with exceptional service and a trip which surpasses their expectations. As a result, they return to us year after year and recommend us to their friends and families.
This is why our people are crucial. We rely on outstanding employees who are passionate about what they do and committed to providing excellent service. We are a multicultural team with Protected content members from 17 nationalities working from our offices in Germany, India, Argentina, Kenya and the US. With our African headquarters located in Nairobi, we currently offer tailor-made journeys to 16 African countries and will gradually be expanding to selected additional destinations across the African continent.
The role of the Senior Product Manager Africa is to set and drive the agenda for our Product Management Team in Africa, take key product decisions, shape and drive product development initiatives, create high quality product content, initiate and nurture relationships with our partners and support the growth and development of our Product Management team in Africa. He/she will report to the Africa Destination Manager and work closely with our Product Management, Marketing and Travel Consulting teams in Africa and around the world.
Required Skills and Experience
•Minimum of 5 years of work experience in tourism in Africa, either as lodge manager or in a Sales or Product Management Role for an international tour operator
•In-depth product understanding of tourism destinations in East and Southern Africa
•In-depth understanding of discerning travellers from North America, Australia & Western Europe
•Strong ability to build & nurture relationship with partners
•Excellent verbal and written communication skills incl. strong English writing skills
•Strong analytical skills
•International background and exposure in different geographies
If you are excited about this rol and meet the criteria specified above, please send your application to Protected content , including your CV and a Motivation Letter explaining why you are interested in this opportunity and why you believe you would be successful in this role. We will not consider any applications without a Motivation Letter.
We look forward to receiving your application and to getting to know you!