Ciclismo Classico THE Pioneers and Leaders in Bicycle Tour Vacations since 1989, is hiring adventure travel consultants! Do you like making a difference in people's lives? Do you dream of launching or growing your career in the booming and exciting adventure travel business, the fastest growing niche in the travel business? Would you like to can share your love of cycling and travel all day long? Are you articulate, expressive and creative? Are you curious and solution-oriented? Would you like to participate in regular cycling events and travel annually on a Ciclismo Classico bicycle tour? Do you seek a casual, fun, and hard-working workplace that welcomes your bike on the porch? If you answered a big YES to these questions, then Ciclismo Classico, the leader in international bicycle vacations for 30 years, wants you! Based in Arlington Mass, Ciclismo Classico is seeking a special individual who is results orientated, passionate about cycling, active travel, and the outdoors and who loves to share this passion with others.
You must be passionate about transforming lives through active travel experiences. You live an active lifestyle that comes with this passion. You love the outdoors and sharing your passion with others. You roll up your sleeves, work hard, and never give up! Applicants should send their resume and cover letter that explains why you wish to work specifically for Ciclismo Classico
The role includes:
• Consultative selling of our award-winning Ciclismo Classico tours and providing pre- & post-sales support to clients
•Participating in Ciclismo Classico’s social media strategy • Representing Ciclismo Classico at rides & events in Boston and other key markets (including some weekends & evenings) Your experience includes:
• 3 to 10 years of sales experience in the travel industry or related fields
• First-hand knowledge of Europe (Italy in particular)
• History of meeting aggressive sales goals
• Developing and promoting new business opportunities
• Inspiring top-notch customer service
• Extensive writing and communication experience You should also be:
• Well-traveled in Europe
• An exceptional verbal, written, and visual communicator
• An enthusiastic recreational cyclist
• Living or willing to relocate to the Boston area
• Available to start immediately
Also a big plus:
•Proficiency in Italian, French or Spanish
•Experience writing email newsletters
•Bicycle tour guiding or leadership experience
Telecommuting is allowed.
Additional Salary Information: 5-20K Bonus based on goals
About Ciclismo Classico
Ciclismo Classico is a World Class Bicycle Tour company with 30 years of experience offering a bicycle tour with a high level of cross-cultural immersion. As a specialized "boutique" tour operator since 1988, we provide the most authentic, unique and exciting vacations in the adventure travel industry.
Our well-crafted educational trips in Italy, throughout Europe and beyond are active immersions into local art, language, music and, of course, delicious cuisine. By combining legendary service and rare cultural experiences, our Ciclismo philosophy continues to energize and transform each and every guest.
Ecstatic Guests are our Number 1 Goal
At Ciclismo Classico, our mission is to make every ride your first - full of learning, excitement, hope, joy and freedom. We feel privileged to serve our unique itineraries to an international community of active travelers, ages 2 to 92, who share a love for cross-cultural learning. Our guests' curiosity, spirit, and passion continually inspire us to reach for the highest standards possible. The group energy that blossoms on every Ciclismo tour will invigorate you and your fellow companions.
We design i...tineraries that reveal the incredible variety, scenic beauty and cultural treasures of each region. And our efforts show it! We’ve were awarded “One of the Best Adventure Outfitters on Earth” by National Geographic Adventure in 2009 and 2010, And National Geographic Traveler named our Sardegna Multisport tour one of the “50 Tours of a Lifetime.” We've also been covered by Bicycling, the Denver Post, Business Week, the Boston Globe, the Wall Street Journal, and many more.
We thoroughly research, scout, and continually upgrade each itinerary, so that you will experience the best and most authentic aspects of each tour. In addition to traveling these distinctive, breathtaking routes, we design itineraries that encourage you to taste the regional food, speak the language, discover the history, and even dance with the locals! Continuous feedback from guests, guides, and our own personal visits enhance each and every biking and hiking tour.
Dedication to Educating Each Guest
Seeking the secrets of superb cuisine? Love learning languages? Fascinated by different cultures and festivals? We don't just give you a taste of local culture - we indulge you in it course by delicious course. The Ciclismo Classico Bicycle Tour Collection proudly serve a delightful and varied menu of cross-cultural events and fun activities that will heighten and delight your senses. Whatever your personal interests, activities, or pursuits may be, Ciclismo Classico guarantees that we will reveal to you the essence of the landscape, local people and culture.