Why work for Go Ahead Tours?As part of the Go Ahead family, your job is to inspire others to explore the world—which is easy when you are a part of a diverse, international workforce, where co-workers fluently converse in other languages and exchange stories about their travels. We like to encourage this adventurous spirit with deep discounts on travel and EF programs, as well as countless opportunities worldwide thanks to EF's global network of companies.
We also offer competitive salaries, a comprehensive benefits package, a great work environment and a very generous vacation plan. If you're a driven and highly professional individual—whose suitcase or backpack is always close at hand—contact us today to find out how you can become a part of Go Ahead Tours.
About EF Education First:
EF, our parent company, has helped over 15 million people become citizens of the world by breaking down barriers of language, culture and geography through cultural exchanges, educational travel, language training and degree programs. Go Ahead Tours is able to leverage almost half a century of international travel expertise to ensure you'll have the trip of a lifetime, every time. As part of the EF family, travel is in our blood.
As core members of our sales team, Tour Consultants work with new and repeat customers to plan their dream travel experiences. Tour Consultants promote travel through their passion for sales, attention to detail and enthusiasm for exploration. The ideal candidate is confident, quick to identify sales opportunities, has excellent phone skills and enjoys a fast-paced environment. International travel experience and one to two years of sales experience are required.
Customer Service Representative
Customer Service Representatives work directly with customers via phone, email and written correspondence to ensure a top-notch customer service experience for all Go Ahead customers. Customer Service Representatives liaise directly with the Sales, Travel, Operations and Program Coordination Departments to work through any customer inquires. The ideal candidate possesses excellent problem-solving and communications skills, as well as a strong attention to detail.
Travel Operations Coordinator
Travel Operations Coordinators play a critical role at Go Ahead, as they work with our sales department, airline partners and others to ensure our customers' journey from point A to point B runs as smoothly as possible. This position necessitates strong organizational skills, close attention to detail, a passion for travel and good knowledge of geography. The ideal candidate is comfortable working with computers, enjoys a dynamic and collaborative team environment and possesses excellent customer service skills.
Go Ahead Trainee
Go Ahead Trainees answer incoming customer inquires and conduct sales calls to prospective customers. The best candidates are energetic, self-motivated individuals looking to join a fast-paced, goal-oriented sales team. Go Ahead Trainees must be self-motivated and possess excellent communication skills. A flexible schedule and travel experience is preferred. Full-time opportunities within EF may be available at the completion of the trainee program.
Join our Team
Whether you're seeking an opportunity abroad as a Tour Director or a year-round career at our headquarters in Boston, you'll find that Go Ahead Tours is a fun and rewarding place to build your career. At Go Ahead, we're always looking for energetic and entrepreneurial individuals to join our team. If you're looking for a job that challenges you, that appeals to your innovative spirit and that allows you to make a world of difference, then you might be a great match for a position at Go Ahead Tours.
All Go Ahead Tours positions, aside from Tour Directors, are at our Boston offices. Go Ahead Tours is located at EF Center Boston, a state-of-the-art office building located on banks of the Charles River with panoramic views of the city. As a reminder of EF's mission to break down barriers, a large segment of the Berlin Wall stands outside the front doors.
Want to work in our Boston office?To apply for a position at our Boston headquarters, please e-mail your resume and cover letter with salary history to firstname.lastname@example.org
Want to be a Tour Director?All of our tour directors are hired by our parent company, EF. If you are interested in becoming a Tour Director, please e-mail your resume and cover letter with salary history to email@example.com