Careers at Friendly Planet

Travel Destination Specialist

We are an established online travel company seeking to appoint a Destination Professional for our Product Development team. The successful candidate will be responsible for maintaining relationships and commercial agreements with partners and suppliers, have a strong purchasing background in travel, with proven experience in delivering quality programs at exceptional pricing through effective selection, sourcing, negotiation and commercial management of product.

Travel industry experience within Destination / Product based role is absolutely essential, as well as contracting and negotiation skills.The ability to build and maintain successful working relationships with International travel partners. The role will involve a strong working knowledge of Excel, a good understanding of the online travel landscape, sales and a familiarity with online distribution channels.

Main responsibilities include:

We offer an attractive salary for this position, which will include a basic salary (depending on experience), profit-related year-end bonus, health insurance, 401(k), paid vacation and plenty of travel opportunities. Please apply highlighting your salary expectations. The position is full-time, 9:30AM - 6PM, no exceptions.

Please send us your resume and cover letter to:

JoAnn Runner, Office Manager

Mailing address


Travel Specialist

Friendly Planet Travel, Inc, an internet-based tour operator specializing in exotic international destinations and located in Jenkintown, PA, is searching for a full-time, experienced travel agent to work in our busy office.

Friendly Planet Travel is seeking a good team player with a positive attitude, friendly demeanor, a successful closer when competing for business, with excellent organizational skills.

Responsibilities and required qualifications for the position include:

The position is full-time, 9:30AM-6PM, no exceptions. We are located in Jenkintown, Pennsylvania, very close to train and bus transportation and an easy commute by car from most of greater Philadelphia.

We offer a career opportunity with plenty of space to grow, where your creativity and energy are appreciated and rewarded. You'll find our warm, friendly and supportive staff and informal atmosphere a great place to build your career. We offer a competitive salary, health insurance, 401(k), paid vacation and plenty of travel opportunities.

Our story begins over 30 years ago, today we are a global tour operator offering authentic and affordable travel experiences to some of the most iconic and fascinating international destinations. Our travel agents help travelers discover the right destination and the right package with patience, knowledge and enthusiasm to create an experience that will last a lifetime!!!!

Please send us your resume and cover letter to:

JoAnn Runner, Office Manager

Mailing address