Travel Retail offers diverse and dynamic career paths in the duty-free areas of airport terminals, cruise ships and international border shops where global retailers and global brands depend on aspiring professionals. SPARK is committed to raise awareness and to educate job seekers on how to best access these opportunities.

Join SPARK for a virtual information session on careers in travel retail. Get insider tips from the leading staffing and recruitment agency in North America.

Learn what opportunities are available, why a career in travel retail is a great choice, what to expect at interviews and how to tailor your resume to get noticed and get hired.

Take advantage of this unique timing to position yourself for an exciting career with brands like Coty, Estée Lauder, Kiehl’s, Jo Malone, Shiseido, Dior, Bulgari, Hermes and many others.

Mandarin fluency is desired. Please be sure to note your language skills in your resume.

If you are in California, keep an eye out for a session for the Los Angeles International and San Francisco International airports.

The Road to Recovery – Virtual Travel Retail Expo

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Throughout the live 5-day Virtual Travel Retail Expo 2020, the Symposium Hall and Workshop Rooms will host industry dialogue around the theme ‘Road to Recovery’, exploring how the travel retail channel will (or should) look in the future. The powerful line-up of speakers includes our very own Heidi Van Roon.

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