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StudentUniverse - Group Travel Agent - Remote, USA

  • Virtual - USA, United States
  • StudentUniverse
  • Full time

StudentUniverse - Group Travel Agent - Remote, USA

StudentUniverse is the world’s leading travel booking service for students and young adults under 26. Used by millions each year, they offer their members extra special rates on flights, hotels and tours that can’t be found anywhere else - allowing students to travel more and spend less. Best of all, membership is free. 

Their unique pricing and terms are negotiated specifically for the student demographic through contracts with their world class partners and more than 90 airlines. But it’s more than just great deals - StudentUniverse are on a mission to make global experiences accessible and affordable. They believe travel is essential to a modern education and students deserve to gain an enlightened and inspiring sense of the world through early exploration.

StudentUniverse was launched in 2000 and acquired by Flight Centre Travel Group (FCTG) in 2015. Their headquarters are in Boston, with global offices in London, Toronto, and the Philippines, so you could say they (almost) rule the universe.

To learn more about Student Universe click HERE

About StudentUniverse

Location: While this role is remote/hybrid, candidates must reside in the states of Massachusetts or New York 

StudentUniverse, is a Boston-based travel tech company that operates the world's largest student and youth online travel marketplace.

StudentUniverse’s parent company, Flight Centre Travel Group is based in Brisbane, Australia, and is one of the world’s largest travel agency groups with company-owned operations in 23 countries and a corporate travel management network that spans more than 90 countries.

Our product & vision

StudentUniverse was born out of the desire to empower students and youth to travel more by accessing uniquely priced airfares, without the hassle of physical ID cards. We are believers in travel experiences; that they can teach students things they cannot learn in the classroom. Travel better prepares young people to influence the world. We empower students and youth to travel more. We need your help to get us there!

What you will need:

  • Experience in Student Travel is highly desirable
  • Experience in Account Management is desirable
  • A minimum of 5 years of GDS experience    
  • Sabre skills preferred 
  • Experience with building group air itineraries is strongly recommended
  • Experience with complex ticketing & exchanges is preferred

Work Perks! - What’s in it for you:

FCTG is renowned internationally for having amazing perks and an even better culture.  We understand that our people are our most valuable asset. It is the passion and dedication of our teams that keep the company on top of the industry ladder. It’s also why we offer some great employee benefits and perks outside of the norm.

  • Enjoy the freedom and flexibility of a hybrid work structure that combines both remote and in-person work.
  • Have fun: At the heart of everything we do at Flight Centre is a desire to have fun.
  • Reward & Recognition: Celebrate the success of yourself and others at our regular Buzz Nights and at the annual Global Gathering - You'll have to experience it to believe it!
  • Use your smarts: Our people use their quick thinking, expertise, and tenacity to always figure things out.
  • Love for travel: We were founded by people who wanted to travel and want others to do the same. That passion is something you can’t miss in our people or service.
  • Personal connections: We are a big business founded on personal relationships.
  • Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
    • Diversity Day: paid leave to observe holiday or cultural celebration of your choice Annual Charity Trip
    • DEI education
    • Commitment to fair practices such as regular equity assessments and inclusive recruitment protocols
  • A career, not a job: We offer genuine opportunities for people to grow and evolve
  • We back our people all the way: We are strongly committed to supporting every single employee in their professional and personal development.
  • Giving Back: Proud Corporate Social Responsibility program supporting nominated charities through Workplace Giving, volunteering and fundraising
    • Employee giving program
    • Office Environmental Program
    • 1 Volunteer Day per Calendar Year

Benefits Include:

  • Generous remuneration structure
  • Travel perks/discounts.
  • Health & Wellness Programs and Employee Financial Wellness Services
  • Generous paid time off policy 
  • National/International Award Nights and Conferences
  • Benefits including vision, medical, and dental
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 401k program with partial match
  • Employee Share Plan
  • Global career opportunities in a network of brands and businesses

#LI-REMOTE
Remote, USA

If this sounds like the opportunity you have been waiting for then APPLY NOW.

The role can be performed onsite, remote or on a hybrid schedule, in compliance with the Company’s Remote and Flexible Work Policy.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected to continue in the process will be contacted.

Our number one philosophy? Our people. Flight Centre Travel Group USA’s promise is to provide an environment with equality of respect, dignity and opportunity for all our employees. We value an inclusive and supportive workplace which truly reflects the diversity of our society.

We are an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer committed to providing a barrier-free pathway throughout our recruitment process. We welcome accommodation requests to help make our hiring and onboarding experience as accessible as possible. Please advise us about accommodation needs at any point by contacting our Recruitment Team at careers@us.flightcentre.com

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