Sustainable Travel International Is Seeking Associates

Senior Associate, Destinations
Job Type: Project-Based Contractor
Location: Worldwide

Sustainable Travel International is seeking Associates to provide high-level technical expertise to our Destinations team on a project-by-project basis. Primary responsibilities will be delivery of Sustainable Travel International programs to partners in North America, Caribbean, Latin America, and Southern Africa. Destination programs include sustainability assessments, action planning, standards and monitoring, and marketing.


Essential Qualifications:
 

  • Graduate degree in tourism or related subject

  • At least 8 years experience in the delivery of high-level projects with a focus on sustainability and/or tourism development

  • Proven experience in leading international tourism consulting teams

  • Successful track record of managing complex projects at a destination level

  • Demonstrated experience in one or more of the following project types: planning, standards, monitoring, marketing

  • Proven skills in workshop facilitation, research, data compilation, and client management

  • Fluency in multiple languages with Spanish preferred

  • Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to travel on short notice

  • Ability to work from home office


Desirable Qualifications:
 

  • Background in and/or passion for sustainability, corporate social responsibility, travel and tourism, or similar experiences

  • Finance and budgeting experience

  • Languages (Spanish and or French preferred)


Compensation:

This is a project-based opportunity with growth potential for the right candidate. Compensation will be commensurate with experience, qualifications and non profit standards


Application process:


Please complete this Application Form and send a one-page cover letter, CV/Resume to  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Please include “Associate, Destinations” in the subject title. Those candidates that fail to complete both steps will not be considered.

Short-listed candidates will be requested to provide two work samples and three references.

 

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