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Heshanie Ranasinghe

Students are being graduated in numerous field of disciplines but it is a doubt are they getting the opportunity to acquire the practical exposure of their studies. In fact the studies will be clueless if they are not offered the chance to apply the same in their working environment.   

Ashan Gunarathne

A chance of finding a job or finding the right job is a dream for each and every person in this competitive work environment. Although a job is offered, the people who exploit the right opportunities or reach the top are very rare.   

Uvini Dayarathna

Olanka welcomes the undergraduates who wish to build their career in the field of Travel and Tourism. I am Uvini who is an undergraduate following a Degree in Travel and Tourism at University of Kelaniya. My focus was to obtain the corporate exposure of Travel and Tourism as well as to enhance my French speaking skills.   

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Job Description 
  • Identify and assess customers' needs to achieve their satisfaction. 
  • Build sustainable relationships and trust with customer through open and interactive communication. 
  • Follow up to ensure resolutions. 
  • Creating tour costings & itineraries. 
Job Requirements 
  • 1-2 years minimum experience as an inbound tour/sales consultant 
  • Sound knowledge in Travel and Tourism in Sri Lanka 
  • Excellent English communication skills in writing and speaking 
  • Other language skills are added advantage 
  • Sales & Marketing personality 
  • Motivated personality to provide customer service for foreigners 
  • Work hard & play hard and earn more attitude 
Key Responsibilities

  • Develop and implement SEO and PPC strategies.
  • Manage email and social media marketing campaigns.
  • Contact, interview, and hire third party graphic designers, web designers, and videographers to create unique and engaging content.
  • Use Google Analytics, Google AdWords, and other relevant sites.
  • Forecast marketing campaign growth and ROI for marketing campaigns.
  • Drive traffic to company pages.
  • Generating daily, weekly and monthly reports on our marketing campaign’s performance build and maintain our social media presence.


Profile of the ideal candidate
  • A degree in Marketing or Business Management or equivalent qualification such as CIM will be an advantage.
  • 5+ years of experience in digital marketing with proven working records. (At least 3 years managerial level)
  • Passionate SEO & PPC and digital marketing in general.
  • Demonstrable experience SEO/SEM, Google analytic,HTML, keywords, Marketing database, social media and/or display advertising campaigns.
  • Knowledge of PPC campaigns and optimizing data gathered from both organic and paid sources.
  • Strong Leadership skill is a must.
Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for organizing, planning and operating tours for groups or individuals. 
  • Make sure that the tour runs smoothly under standards quality from venue to venue without any issue. 
  • Effectively handle the client and complains. 
  • Monitoring reservation confirmations and other booking. 
  • Deal with venue managers, ticket agents and promoters. 
  • Deal with drivers and look after their payments. 
  • Verifying the quality and amount of equipment prior to expeditions. 
  • Responsible in collecting outstanding balance from the clients and shopping follow up. 
  • Cooperation with the customer support team and advice in sales team related issues. 
  • Plans and continuously monitors departmental operations to ensure that all work requirements and customer needs are being fulfilled. 

Profile of the ideal candidate

  • Job Requirement Minimum 1 year Experience in similar capacity in travel industry. 
  • Being able to work with a team and having high attention to details. 
  • Having good public relations skills, negotiation skills, communication skills and IT skills. 
  • Flexible, adaptable and creative personality. 
  • Excellent command in English both written and oral. 
  • Part qualification in Hospitality, Travel, and Tourism, Business or relevant field will be an added advantage. 
  • Senior Executive - Preferably males 
Key Responsibilities
  • Preparation of monthly Management Accounts & Annual Accounts & liaise with the Auditors
  • Monitoring Cash flow to ensure company runs with a healthy liquidity position
Profile of the ideal candidate
  • Degree in Accountancy/Finance from recognized university/institute or
  • Member or passed finalist of CA/CIMA/ACCA/CMA.
  • 3-4 years of audit experienceis a must
  • Exposure of Hotel & Travel Industry will be an added advantage.
  • Preferably male candidate with age 25-29 years
Key Responsibilities
  • Updating and maintaining on payroll related records.
  • Maintain & Preparing AB&H Forms, EPF/ETF & Gratuity Payments.
  • Assisting in the implementation of HR polices & procedures.
  • Assist in employee engagement activities and other HR function.
  • Assist in the implementation of staff recognition programme and employee engagement activities.
  • Follow up Managing Directors projects entrusted to others and reporting the progress.
  • Arrange meetings and record minutes.

Profile of the ideal candidate
  • Candidate should possess a Degree in Human Resources or equivalent professional Qualification
  • Excellent communication/ facilitation & strong analytical Skills
  • 1-2 years working experience in similar capacity 
  • You should be able to effectively work under pressurized circumstance.  

Like to travel around in Sri Lanka and explore new things? You think your creative ? Then this is the job for you. 


We are seeking an individual with a high passion for travel, tourism, meet people, and importantly being creative, for the position of Tour Product Developer. The selected candidate will be report to the Head of Marketing.



Job Scope:

  • Travel around in Sri Lanka and identify new potential for tourism (hotels, excursions, experiences, restaurants, etc)
  • Building existing supplier relationships as well as actively sourcing potential new business partners by travel around the country
  • Work closely with copywriters, marketing experts and other designers
  • Arrange and conduct product training
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Photography & Videography skills are added advantages 
If this is you? Click on apply now or email us ? Join hand with a fast growing multinational vibrant company and great team. 

Email : careers@olankatravels.com.au