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Or, you could be a distant admirer who one day hopes to have a career in travel, or already be in a role in one of FCTG’s brands.
Whoever you are, wherever you’re from: welcome.
Some 70% of the workforce at Flight Centre Travel group is female. That’s some serious girl power. The career path, support network and goals of every person is unique, so to celebrate International Women’s Day, we’ve asked a bunch of women from around the company to share a bit about their career journey so far, why they work where they do, and what advice they’ve found most powerful, be it for work, or life.
When Kelly Pinkerton first joined Flight Centre, she never expected it would become her career. Now, seven years later, she’s found herself loving it so much she hasn’t left! Kelly shares some of the perks about being a Senior Travel Consultant that convinced her to stay in the role.
Working in travel is unlike working in any other industry – and the customers of Travel Consultants are equally as unique – which means taking a different approach to service. Flight Centre Travel Group’s Digital Solutions Team Leader, Tom O’Neill, explores the difference.
When you’re in it for the long haul, how do you keep motivated? A big part of keeping teams successful is keeping their energy and morale up – no easy feat. Bob Baddams, Team Leader at Flight Centre, shares what he’s learnt about creating and maintaining motivation.
After working in hospitality, Emily Gheorghisor found her passion when she moved into travel. She shares with us how she knew it was a time for change, and why she loves working in travel at Universal Traveller.
In today’s digital age, what it takes to be considered a great marketer has changed. While the fundamentals of marketing are the same, we now have an array of tools and technology at our disposal to help with the process of planning, executing and reporting our strategies and campaigns.
Head of Employer Brand Dario Paolini has a wealth of experience helping support, maintain and grow Flight Centre Travel Group’s Australian staff base of around 10,000 people. Here, Dario shares his thoughts on why inclusivity is critical to a positive workplace environment.
There are many things recruiters have to be: responsive, passionate, and timely on their delivery on promises. But what separates the very best recruiters from the rest? Georgia Slattery, award-winning Specialist Recruiter at Flight Centre, believes looking beneath the surface is key. She shares three situations where looking below the surface is essential for getting the right candidate.
Working at a high-volume travel agency is a great opportunity for anyone that has a passion for the travel industry and helping others. We talked to Taylor Donpon, about how she got her career started at Flight Centre.
Maddy Fitzpatrick is a travel consultant at Universal Traveller (formerly Student Flights), but she started off working in digital at London startups! Maddy shares the journey of how she fell in love with travel – and all the ups and downs of moving into and working as a travel consultant.
So, you’ve bit the bullet and boldly sent in your application highlighting the best of your skills and experiences! What next!? Wonder what we look for once we receive your application via the interwebs? Read on for a behind the scenes look…