Get beneath the surface

People are what make a company and that's why we're always on the lookout for talented individuals who live and breathe our destinations of Japan, Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos or Burma. At Inside Asia Tours our mission is to get beneath the surface of all our destinations, and gain a deep insight into these amazing countries for all our clients' holidays, vacations or tours. If you're as passionate about Asia as we are, then we'd like to hear from you

Jobs at InsideAsia Tours

Inside Asia Tours is a young and dynamic travel company with our main headquarters based in Bristol, UK. Our three brands are Inside Japan Tours, Inside Vietnam Tours and Inside Burma Tours. The company also has offices in Japan, Australia and the USA. We organise holidays, vacations and small group tours, as well as tailored packages for private clients and third-party travel agents, to Japan, Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos and Burma. A large amount of our customers are UK-based, but we also have a significant volume of customers from North America, Australia and other parts of the world.

Ever since we began life in 2000 as Inside Japan Tours we have been built on a genuine passion for travel and adventure, and this continues to be reflected to this day by each member of our ever-expanding team; from just four full-time staff we now have over 100 (and still growing!) dedicated team members across three continents.

If you have a genuine love of Asia and experience of living, working or substantial travel within any of these countries, we would love to hear from you. We are always on the lookout for tour leaders and high-calibre office staff. We are a young and enthusiastic team and work very hard to make Inside Asia Tours successful. Our greatest asset is our people and we invest heavily in their development from having a friendly, close-knit working environment with a great team spirit, to travel and wide-ranging opportunities for long term career progression.

InsideAsia Tours Vacancies

If you'd like to know more about working at Inside Asia Tours, please feel free to apply to any of our roles below or contact us directly with an up-to-date CV and a summary of your skills, experience and why you feel you'd be a suitable addition to our team.

Current Vacancies

Contact:       Shirley Payne, HR Manager  

Email:           [email protected]  

Telephone:  44 (0)117 244 3380.

InsideAsia Tours has offices in the UK, USA, Australia and Japan. If there are no current vacancies advertised on our website, or none that match your specific skills and experience, please feel free to fill out the application form below to register your interest, as we are always on the lookout for talented people; you can also submit a copy of your up-to-date CV. When a suitable vacancy does become available, we will contact you again, in order for you to make a specific application:

InsideAsia Tours - General Job Application Form

Sales Team Leader

At our offices in Boulder, Colorado, USA

The Sales Team Leader is responsible for leading and developing a team of Travel Consultants; creating an environment in which they can perform at a consistently high level, achieving sales and customer service targets, and working in a sustainable, independent and self-motivated manner.

The Sales Team Leader manages a team of up to seven Travel Consultants, ensuring that each team member's performance in sales and customer service meet company expectations and that company values are being promoted and adhered to. They are responsible for identifying development needs and knowledge gaps; they play a key role in designing and delivering training and support at both team and individual level, and in ensuring its ongoing implementation. They are the first point of escalation for any problems and should authorize suitable action by their team in most cases.

For full details of the Sales Team Leader role, please click here

If this role is of interest, please apply now by sending an up-to-date resume and comprehensive cover letter showing how your skills and experience match the job description, to: [email protected]  

For this role, the following dates apply:

Closing date:  Friday 27th July 2018
Interviews:     From Friday 20th July to August 3rd 2018
Start date:      Monday 27th August 2018

Japan specialist Travel Consultants

At our offices in Bristol (UK) & Brisbane (Australia)

You will be responsible for creating, selling and delivering high quality Japan holiday packages. Most of your time will be spend interacting with clients or travel agents over the phone or by email, along with ensuring everything is in place so our clients have the best possible holiday experience.

The role is very varied and requires strong organisational skills with an ability to handle a large variety of simultaneous tasks under strict deadlines. The Travel Consultant is responsible for the reservation process as well as the preparation and sending of client travel documents, requiring strong attention to detail.
For full details of the Japan specialist Travel Consultant role and an application form, please click here

If these roles are of interest, please apply now by sending an up-to-date CV to: [email protected]   and follow the above link to complete the Travel Consultant application form.

For these roles, the following dates apply:

For the UK -

Closing date:  Monday 30th July 2018
Interviews:     Weeks commencing 23rd and 30th July
Start date:      Monday 3rd September 2018

For Australia -

Closing date:  Thursday 20th July 2018
Interviews:     From Monday 16th July 2018
Start date:      Monday 20th August 2018

Head of IAT Brand

At our offices in Bristol, UK

We are seeking a new senior level manager to build the InsideAsia Tours brand (incorporating all Asian destinations other than Japan) into a successful, profitable, high-growth multi-country tour operator which has a strong brand presence in each of the company's key markets of the UK, USA and Australia. 

You will be responsible for driving the profitable growth of the IAT brand through expansion in both markets and product offering. You will expand the range of destinations we offer and introduce this strengthened brand to our key international markets. Working closely with existing Sales, Product and Marketing teams, you will initially create a strategy for growth, and subsequently ensure the effective implementation and profitable delivery of this strategy.

Considerable time will be spent in our international branches working with local teams to launch the IAT brand in a manner appropriate to local market needs. Collaboration and the ability to build and motivate high-performing project teams will be crucial to your success.

For full details of the Head of IAT Brand role, please click here

If this role is of interest, please apply now by sending an up-to-date CV and comprehensive cover letter showing how your skills and experience match the job description, to: [email protected]  

For this role, the following dates apply:

Closing date:  Friday 27th July 2018
Interviews:     From Monday 6th August 2018
Start date:      To be negotiated

Customer Support Manager

At our offices in Nagoya, Japan

We are seeking a senior level manager to provide leadership, management and training to the Customer Support team so that they can provide the best possible service to our customers. You will be responsible for ensuring that Customer Support is given in line with our values and is positive, friendly and helpful.

You will need to work effectively with the other managers in the Japan branches and with the sales management team to ensure that communication between customer support, customers, operations staff, sales support and travel consultants is smooth and effective.

You have responsibility for ensuring adequate customer support resource is in place during the different seasons and for recruitment, training and on-going staff development of the Customer Support team. You will also be measuring and reporting Customer Support results and trends to other managers and the board in an effective and useful way and using gathered statistics to improve Customer Support and our product. And, you are a point of escalation for challenging customer support situations.

As a member of the management team, you will be expected to show a good example, to contribute to the management team in Japan, engage in constructive discussion of issues and then to support decisions made and support other managers in doing their jobs.

For full details of the Customer Support Manager role, please click here

If this role is of interest, please apply now by sending an up-to-date CV and comprehensive cover letter showing how your skills and experience match the job description, to: [email protected]

For this role, the following dates apply:

Closing date:  Tuesday 31st July
Interviews:     From Monday 6th August 2018
Start date:      To be negotiated