Thomas P. Gohagan & Company, the leading deluxe tour operator in the alumni, non-profit and museum marketplace. Based in Chicago, Gohagan & Company offers creative and innovative tour offerings tailored to most of the major institutions of higher education, along with the top museums and high-profile non-profit organizations throughout the United States and Canada.This position will manage a product line of 5 – 8 international or domestic travel programs. Qualified candidates will have a minimum of five years of travel industry experience preferably with international destination experience). This is a Chicago-based position. Telecommuting is NOT an option.Excellent benefits package.
Expertise in the areas of supplier negotiations and relationship building. Superior planning and organization skills with a high level of attention to detail. Ability to multi-task and work well in a fast-paced, timeline-oriented environment. Ability to be flexible and adapt to changing priorities and the impact of worldwide events. Superior written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to represent the Company effectively in a variety of situations. Ability to work independently as well as part of a team. Excellent computer skills including and with an emphasis on Excel, MS Word and Outlook. Detailed administration, negotiation and budgeting skills required. DMC office experience and/or tour operator experience a plus.
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About Gohagan & Company
Gohagan & Company develops and operates deluxe group travel programs for America’s most prestigious museums, colleges, universities and cultural institutions.
The Company’s unique itineraries and educational components are paired with the style and comforts of the world’s finest cruise ships, trains and hotels and enhanced by world-class guides and academic experts.
Designed with the knowledge and insight provided by more than 34 years of experience, Gohagan & Company travels from the pristine wilderness of Antarctica to the unfolding mystery of China, from the Celtic Lands of Britain to the bustle of Istanbul's bazaars, from the medieval villages of France to East Africa’s game parks, from the spectacular Dalmatian Coast to Russia and the great countries of the Baltic. En route, Gohagan & Company passengers don’t just see the world, they experience it.