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Executive – Online Booking Engine

Mackinnons Travels (Pvt) Ltd a John Keells Group Company, is one of the leading Sri Lankan travel agents specialized in business and leisure travel products.

We would love to hear from energetic and dynamic applicants with fitting qualifications for the position of Executive – Online booking engine. The selected candidate will report to the Head of E – Commerce.

What you need to do.

  • Sell airline tickets and accommodation.
  • Promote most profitable airline carriers.
  • Assist in developing effective online promotions.
  • Cross – sell relevant products & services.
  • Provide insights pertaining to consumer trends.
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with existing and potential clients.

What you need

  • Passion for travel & Sales.
  • The ability to provide exceptional customer service.
  • GDS knowledge (Amadeus preferred).
  • The ability to work towards targets including sales, quality and customer satisfaction.
  • Strong knowledge of products including airlines, hotels and tours.
  • Proven experience in creating tour itineraries as well as achieving revenue targets.
  • A Degree in Business Management, Sales, Marketing from a reputed University or CIM and       Advanced Level Qualification (Local or London).
  • 3 years’ experience in the outbound travel industry.

The selected candidate can expect a fantastic salary + benefits, sound training and development and excellent career progression opportunities.

Please send in your resume to shavinda@mackinnonstravels.com on or before the 24th of August 2018. Please indicate the position on the subject line.
Email : shavinda@mackinnonstravels.com
(A cover letter is a must)

 

Accountant

Mackinnons Travels (Pvt) Ltd, a John Keells Group Company, is one of the leading Sri Lankan travel agents specialized in Business and Leisure travel products.

We invite applications from suitably qualified individuals for the post of Accountant.

The incumbent will be responsible for:

  • Preparation of Annual Plans & Reforecast.
  • Optimize & manage the company working capital & foreign currency exposures.
  • Finalization of Monthly Accounts & accurate Management Reporting within the stipulated timelines.
  • Independently liaise with IRD, Banks, Insurance & other external parties on official issues.
  • Ensure timely submission of tax returns & payments (NBT, WHT, IT, VAT & ESC, etc.)
  • Responsible for ensuring the adherence to group & company policies.
  • Independently finalize year end audit & the preparation of year end accounts.
  • Coordination with Internal & External Auditors.
  • Liaising with operations staff on day-to-day issues.

The ideal candidate should possess:

  • Be fully qualified in CIMA / ACCA / ICASL.
  • 3 – 4 years’ experience in a similar capacity with experience in handling audits, etc. Prior experience with a firm of Chartered Accountants would be preferred.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of financial principles.
  • Language proficiency – Both English & Sinhalese.
  • Excellent knowledge on MS Office and SAP.

If you are confident that you possess the above requirements, please send in your CV on or before the 24th August 2018, to: shavinda@mackinnonstravels.com

Please indicate the position on the subject line.