Context Travel is currently looking for an energetic and enthusiastic individual for the entry-level position of Destination Associate Italy, Greece & Turkey to join our Program department at our office in Berlin, Germany. You will be responsible for the successful operations of on-the-ground logistics of Context tours in the region. This position will report to the Destination Manager located in Rome, Italy and work closely with our main office in Philadelphia, USA and other offices around the world.
Our ideal candidate is someone who is as happy working alone in front of a computer as you are in front of a group of academics. You have a keen attention to detail yet understand the importance of execution, and are not afraid to experiment when the conditions are right. Above all, you are the ultimate people person who excels in networking and will have excellent organizational, time-management, and administrative skills to ensure that the work gets done well and efficiently. You are resourceful and street-savvy. You are not afraid to use the phone and will not give up until you manage to arrange a certain meeting in person. You get a kick out of negotiating and difficult conversations, whilst keeping refinement and tact.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
To be considered for this role, applicants must be either EU-nationals or have the legal right to live and work in Germany.
This job requires a certain amount of travel as well as occasional weekend and evening work.
Why work at Context?
Context was founded in Rome in 2003 and has since established itself as one of the top cultural tour companies in the world. Context is listed on Conde Nast Traveler’s Top Travel Specialist and is a certified B Corp. Our organization is all about Context. We believe that true learning can only happen with context, and that philosophy penetrates everything we do, right down to our name. Whether it's exploring the urban development of Shanghai or understanding the favelas of Rio, we make sure our clients' experience is both memorable and authentic. We do this by crafting their time with us and by pairing them with highly qualified experts who are deeply embedded in both their subject and their city.