American Express Careers

Lifestyle Consultant

Taipei, Taiwan
Travel


Job Description

Not just what you can expect, what you can count on. 

  • This position will provide Lifestyle advice such as Fine Dining, Theatre/Opera recommendations. To assist Card Members with purchasing merchandise, gifts and flowers and fulfilling the most standard to the most extraordinary request of the Premium /Centurion card members.
  • To offer the Premium/Centurion Card Member alternatives if their initial request is unable to be fulfilled which will assist the Card Member in their decision-making. Additionally this position will integrate individual Card Members travel requirements (e.g. flights, accommodation, etc) with their Concierge request.
  • Fulfill all Lifestyle requests, i.e., Fine Dining, Tickets to the Theatre/Opera and sporting events, flowers, limousine transfers, and gift buying and recommendation service, along with the ability to fulfill any specific Card Member requests. All fulfillment’s must be flawless with the best available options offered to the Card Member at all times, maintaining accurate and updated personal Card Member details at all times.
  • Meet and exceed Card Member expectations, providing them with alternatives when required. Additionally, offering other services to Card Members, e.g. Fine Dining or Limousine services when Card Member books Theatre tickets.
  • Understanding and using the telephone system (training provided) to optimize service delivery to card members. Meeting agreed service levels for premium card.
  • Ensure complete and accurate processing of all Lifestyle bookings; including advising Card Members of all third party booking or service fees relevant to their request prior to completing the request.
  • Work with the travel team to enhance card members travel experience, by integrating concierge requests with their itinerary.
  • Participate in training programs, e.g. Fine Dining and Theatre inspections to maintain and enhance knowledge.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Specifically the maturity and experience to communicate effectively with highly demanding customers.
Why American Express?
 

There’s a difference between having a job and making a difference.

 

American Express has been making a difference in people’s lives for over 160 years, backing them in moments big and small, granting access, tools, and resources to take on their biggest challenges and reap the greatest rewards.

 

We’ve also made a difference in the lives of our people, providing a culture of learning and collaboration, and helping them with what they need to succeed and thrive. We have their backs as they grow their skills, conquer new challenges, or even take time to spend with their family or community. And when they’re ready to take on a new career path, we’re right there with them, giving them the guidance and momentum into the best future they envision.

 

Because we believe that the best way to back our customers is to back our people.

 

The powerful backing of American Express.

Don’t make a difference without it.

Don’t live life without it.

 

Why Travel & Lifestyle Services?

You get the backing of a Fortune 500 company, one of the most valuable brands, synonymous with high-end premier service. American Express is almost the only choice in the industry. Other card organizations don't offer this service and it is difficult to create a TLS high-end service department like ours. If you are enthusiastic about the service industry, this is the best career choice.


Qualifications

Are you up for the challenge?

  • Superior knowledge of restaurants, theatre, premium retail products and services, fashion and sports advantageous.
  • Excellent knowledge of Excel, Word and the Internet.
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills.
  • Ability to work as part of a team as well independently.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to prioritise workload and cope with changing work demands.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Ability to think laterally and multi-task.
  • Proven problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to identify and fulfill Card Member needs in a time critical manner.
  • Must be fluent in Mandarin and communicative in Japanese is highly preferred 
Offer of employment with American Express is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background verification check, subject to applicable laws and regulations.

ReqID: 18017777
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Nov 11, 2018, 10:02:18 PM