Travel consultant - Salary and Career
Technicians in tourism services and event organization

Travel consultant - Career description, activities, functions and salary

They assemble and sell packages of tourist products and services and organize social, cultural and technical-scientific events, among others. They hire services, plan events, promote and book tourism products and services, and coordinate the holding of events. They participate in various events, ceremonies and ceremonies promoted by public bodies (city halls, governments, autarchies and public bodies), private organizations and companies. They prepare, elaborate event scripts, accompany authorities and/or personalities.

How much does an Travel consultant earn

A Travel consultant earns between $1.214 and $4.164 per month, with an average monthly salary of $1.892 and a median salary of $1.572 according to an salary survey along with to data of professionals hired and fired by companies in the labor market.

Our research is based on the salaries of 7.828 professionals hired and dismissed by the period from 06/2021 to 05/2022 (last year).

Salary ranges for the Travel consultant

Monthly Salary Annual Salary Salary Per Week Hourly Salary
Average wage 1.892 22.707 473 9
1º Quartile 1.214 14.571 304 6
Median Salary 1.572 18.864 393 7
3º Quartile 3.175 38.106 794 15
Higher Salary 4.164 49.965 1.041 19

Professional job categories

  • Middle level technicians
    • medium level technicians in administrative sciences
      • middle level technicians in business operations
        • technicians in tourism services and event organization

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Main workplaces

Technicians in tourism services and event organization they work in tourism companies, travel agencies, accommodation services, cultural services, event organizers, among others, as employees, with a formal contract or as self-employed workers and even as employers. They are organized in a work team, work under supervision, in a closed environment.

What does it take to work in the field of Technicians in tourism services and event organization

The exercise of these occupations requires at least complete secondary education plus short-term professional qualification courses. Currently in the job market there is a large number of professionals with higher education, with technological graduation, in the exercise of these occupations. Fluency in foreign languages is desirable. The full performance of activities occurs after one or two years of experience.

Functions and activities of Travel consultant

Technicians in tourism services and event organization must:

  • building tour packages;
  • assist in planning tourism activities;
  • build tour packages;
  • organize events;
  • planning events;
  • organize acts and solemn sessions, solemnity and ceremonies;
  • sell tourist services;
  • promote tourist services;
  • hire service providers;
  • demonstrate personal skills;
  • book tourist services;
  • coordinate event realization;
  • communicate;
  • assembling tour packages;
  • organizing solemn acts and sessions, solemnity and ceremonies;
  • coordinate events;
  • organizar eventos;
  • organize solemn acts and sessions, solemnity and ceremonies;
  • plan events;
  • assembling tourism packages;

  • Activities

    • demonstrate leadership ability;
    • hire hosting;
    • release payment order for the service provided;
    • elaborate the table plan;
    • forward a list of clients to the contracted service providers;
    • prospecting authority agenda;
    • search for sponsorship and support;
    • track goal plans;
    • propose event location and date;
    • select event support service providers;
    • coordinate suppliers;
    • demonstrate acting ability ( physique de role);
    • provide advice;
    • register attendee;
    • hire transport services;
    • building goal plans;
    • develop travel itinerary for authority and entourage;
    • perform surveys;
    • participate in training for the sale of tourist packages;
    • assist in organizing information and data for tourism;
    • set visual schedule;
    • search for sponsorships and support;
    • developing personalized and group itineraries;
    • define tour package schedules and activities;
    • issue vouchers;
    • suggest market niches;
    • performing previous assessment visits of tourist services;
    • sell air, waterway and land tickets;
    • hire artistic and cultural attractions;
    • hire tour guides;
    • performing prior assessment visits of tourist services;
    • subsidize technical and economic feasibility analyzes of tourist products;
    • provide technical guidance;
    • transmit security and trust;
    • check the quality of the service provided;
    • set tariffs;
    • receive authorities;
    • prepare the event script;
    • hire inbound service providers;
    • participate in forerunner mission;
    • rent cars;
    • survey human, material and financial resource needs;
    • create budget;
    • issue tickets;
    • sell travel insurance and assistance;
    • supervise compliance with the script;
    • contact providers of tourist and support services;
    • arrange service reservation;
    • write documents;
    • schedule prepayment for special dates;
    • prepare ceremonial and/or script;
    • calculate package cost;
    • ensure compliance with protocol rules;
    • select companies providing event support services;
    • demonstrate organizational skills;
    • demonstrate ability to resolve unforeseen situations;
    • assist in preparing the ceremonial and/or scripts;
    • demonstrate acting ability (role physique);
    • coordinate event disassembly;
    • develop promotional material;
    • scaling event layout;
    • check customer satisfaction (after sales);
    • prepare documents for formalization of contracts;
    • hire event support services;
    • applying laws, norms and protocol principles;
    • forward a list of authorities and members of the delegation to the contracted services;
    • analyze event characteristics;
    • elaborate guest list;
    • provide consultancy;
    • hire master of ceremonies;
    • organize social activities for event participants and their companions;
    • collect primary and secondary data for tourism research projects;
    • report;
    • disclose products and services;
    • advise client and/or authority on travel documentation;
    • manage mail;
    • guidance on appropriate dress;
    • validate protocol aspects of communication;
    • define master of ceremonies;
    • demonstrate persuasion;
    • perform technical visit;
    • preparing invitations;
    • demonstrate verbal fluency;
    • control booking deadlines;
    • demonstrate initiative;
    • capture target audience registration;
    • provide assistance with embarkation or disembarkation;
    • coordinate executive teams (reception teams);
    • participate in tourist product familiarization trips;
    • control budget;
    • coordinate the assembly of the event infrastructure;
    • sell accommodation;
    • organize data to assess economic, social, cultural and environmental impact on tourist sites;
    • develop schedule;
    • setting tour package schedules and activities;
    • create schedule;
    • elaborate nominates;
    • intermediate interests;
    • contacting tourist and support service providers;
    • perform accountability;
    • sell options;
    • sell custom itineraries;
    • set event location, date and time;
    • participate in workshops and technical meetings;
    • identify customer/authority needs;
    • sell tour packages and excursions;
    • identifying tourist attractions for the development of tourist packages;
    • serve participants, guests, press, authorities and exhibitors;

    Sectors that hire Travel consultant the most in the job market

    • travel agencies
    • temporary labor lease
    • hotels
    • tour operators
    • booking services and other tourism services
    • building condominiums
    • supply and management of human resources for third parties
    • collective road transport of passengers, under charter, intercity, interstate and international
    • intermediation activities and agency services and business in general
    • combined office and administrative support services

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