Join the REO Marketing Team  

danny raftWhy work for REO?

  • Fun upbeat atmosphere
  • Great location minutes from skytrain, restaurants and shopping
  • Bright new modern office
  • Friendly co-workers & management
  • Free rafting & adventure activities, plus discounts for family & friends

Marketing Sales & Reservations Leader

Renewable 8-Month Contract
January -  September

Responsible for creating and coordinating marketing and sales & marketing strategies, projects, and events.

  • Proactively identify and prospect for new group business through outside sales calls, networking, referrals, direct mail & social media
  • Assist with preparation of sales & marketing collateral to turn prospects into customers
  • Promote REO at industry meetings, trade shows, community/school events, festivals
  • Contribute to online marketing and social media outlets (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Trip Advisor,  etc)
  • Solicit partnerships, sponsorships and trade opportunities
  • Update web content using WebmasterCMS to improve usability, design & conversion
  • Update & create HTML newsletters and digital brochures
  • Organize REO’s photo/video catalogue, creative capital including logos & graphics
  • Assist with management of REO gift certificates and promotional giveaways
  • Attend weekly marketing meetings and brainstorming sessions
  • Co-manage reservations, bookings and logistics using XOLA reservations system, including helping set up the XOLA back-end products and information
  • Handle guest requests & bookings, prepare emails and confirmations for trips
  • Prepare weekly Sales/Marketing Summary and submit to President/VP

 Experience Skills and Education

  • Previous sales experience in tourism hospitality, adventure sports and/or other
  • Education or courses relating to tourism, sales, marketing or digital media
  • Experience with Facebook, Twitter, Instagram & YouTube platforms
  • Strong office skills with broad computer, MS Office & software experience
  • Well-organized, good with numbers, capable of multi-tasking
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Works independently as well as a strong team player
  • Outgoing personality with a positive attitude and is courteous & professional
To apply, email marketing@reorafting.com. Apply no later than Jan 31, 2017.

 

Tourism Marketing & Reservations Assistant

baby kayak 2Great for students, internships & practicums
Seasonal May - Aug 2017

Ensures that every guest has a truly great experience at REO and that guest needs and expectations are met and exceeded.
  • Assist in organizing and implementing marketing efforts to build our corporate, group, US, and international tourism markets
  • Update REO website using Webmaster CMS content management system
  • Assist at special events, trade shows, FAM trips and other marketing events
  • Help create and distribute press releases, newsletters and digital brochures
  • Assist in implementing a social media strategy
  • Facilitate reservations, bookings and logistics using Xola reservations system
  • Attend weekly marketing meetings and brainstorming sessions
  • Ensure that every guest is aware of all of the products, services & itineraries for their all-inclusive adventure package
  • Promote and inform guests of optional activities and services available to them for purchase
  • Assist with reservations, guest requests & bookings, prepare confirmations for trips and help maintain logistics reports
  • Attend and participate in guest relations training at REO Resort

Experience Skills and Education

  • Education or courses relating to tourism, marketing, or customer service
  • Previous work experience in adventure tourism, hospitality, marketing, or customer service
  • Strong office skills, including broad computer, MS Office & software skills
  • Well-organized, good with numbers, capable of multi-tasking
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Works independently as well as a strong team player
  • Has a positive attitude, is courteous and professional
To apply, email marketing@reorafting.com. Apply no later than March 31, 2017.