• Company Name:
    Trip Advisor (http://www.tripadvisor.in)
  • Location:
    New Delhi, Gurgaon, Mumbai, Kolkata, Ludhiana, Chennai, Coimbatore, Hyderabad, Shimla, Guwahati, Amritsar, Bhopal, Bhubaneshwar, Cochin, Bikaner, Dharmasala, Indore, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Mathura, Vishakhapatnam, Darjeeling, Delhi NCR, Kochi, Mangalore, Mysore, Navi Mumbai, Navi Mumbai Panvel Raigad, Port Blair, Sawai Madhopur, Tirupati, Ooty, Pondicherry, Manali, Jaisalmer, Gangtok, Thekkady, Coorg, Idukki, Leh Ladakh, Khajuraho, Kodaikanal, Katra, Vrindavan, Mount Abu, Munnar, Pushkar, Shirdi
  • Duration:
    12 Weeks
  • Total Efforts:
    4 hours per day, 6 days a week, for 3 months (The contract will be renewed every 3 months if both parties are interested)
  • Target Audience:
    Freshers, Part-time/ Freelance Professionals
  • Number of openings:
  • Stipend:
    25000 (125% stipend for Premium Users)
  • Stipend:
    20000 (100% stipend for Free Users)
  • Completed Date:
    9th July, 2018
  • Start Date :
    Applicants will be expected to start working within 2 Days of Selection

About the company

TripAdvisor is the World's Largest Travel Site whose branded sites make up the largest travel community in the world, reaching 315 million unique monthly visitors, and more than 200 million reviews and opinions covering more than 4.4 million accommodations, restaurants and attractions.
TripAdvisor has partnered with OysterConnect.com to launch a nationwide Hotels & Restaurant Co-Branding Initiative, who in turn is providing the same as a Part-time opportunity to individuals who want to take up such part-time/ freelance opportunities in the field of Sales & Business Development. This project will be hence managed end-to-end by Project Managers at OysterConnect.com including Selection of Candidates, Training & Assessment, Target & Task Allocations, Release of Certificates & Monetary Compensation, etc. (NOTE: All Certificates will contain both TripAdvisor & OysterConnect Logos).

Skills you will Learn

  • Customer Engagement
  • Verbal Communication
  • Networking

Project Steps

  • Read and understand all project related documents - Training Guidelines, Training Videos, FAQs.
  • Go through the List of Hotels / Restaurants provided to you by the Project Manager and Contact the Manager (via Call) to discuss the following:
    1. Tell them about their current Ratings & Reviews on TripAdvisor.
    2. Tell them that the next step in their engagement with TripAdvisor is to showcase TripAdvisor's Sticker on their Hotel's Front door, Reception Desk, or any other place that gets maximum eyeballs from visitors.
    3. Once convinced, get the confirmed Address of the Hotel where the Stickers should be couriered
    4. Send a confirmation mail to the Hotel Manager and copy the Project Manager.
    5. Submit the Hotel Details to the Project Manager so he/ she can courier the same to the Hotel Manager
  • Once the Hotel Manager has received the courier,
    1. Call them up and tell them how the stickers are to be pasted and the photos that they should click and send to you for further approval purposes
    2. Follow up with the Hotel Manager subsequently until you get the photos from them
    3. Upload the Pictures & Hotel Details onto the POIMapper App which TripAdvisor will provide. (The project manager will train you on how to use the App before the project starts).
  • In case a Hotel Manager wants to meet you face-to-face, or you are not able to get hold of them via phone, or you are already in the area for some other work, you can also do a direct walk-in to the Hotel (Carry the Stickers with you in these cases) and conduct the co-branding activity yourself as per the following steps:
    1. Meet the Hotel managers and speak to them about the Co-branding initiative and once permitted, paste the TripAdvisor Stickers at high-visibility areas within their premises.
    2. After the stickering is done, take pictures of the Pasted Stickers, Area of the Hotel/ Restaurant where the Sticker has been pasted and the Hotel/ Restaurant Building
    3. Upload the Pictures & Hotel/ Restaurant Details from the location onto an App which TripAdvisor will provide. (The project manager will train you on how to use the App before the project starts)

Expected Project Output

Complete the Co-Branding of min. 200 Hotels/ Restaurants per month using the Virtual Work-from-Home method (recommended) and/ or the Walk-in method.

Rewards & Benefits
1. Certificates: Participation Certificates, Work Experience Certificates, Additional Certificates of Excellence as per various Target Achievement Slabs and Other Performance Parameters.
2. Monetary Compensation of Rs. 50/- for every Hotel stickered via the Virtual Work-from-home method and approved by TripAdvisor.
3. Monetary Compensation of Rs. 100/- for every Hotel stickered via the Direct Walk-In method and approved by TripAdvisor.
4. Additional Monetary & Non-Monetary Rewards for High Performers.

Who Should Apply to this Project
1. People willing to spend 4 hours per day, 6 days a week, for 3 months (The contract will be renewed every 3 months if both parties are interested)
2. People who have their own conveyances for traveling purposes or are otherwise willing to travel via public conveyance.
3. People who own a Smartphone with Internet Connection and are willing to carry the same at the time of meeting the Hotel/ Restaurant Managers.
4. People who have good interpersonal skills or are good at convincing people, or People looking to take up Marketing/ Branding/ Business Development as their Career Paths.

Selection Process
1. Once you have applied to the project, you will be sent an Interest Confirmation Email containing a small survey to help us know you better.
2. After you have filled this survey to confirm your interest, the Project Manager will Call you for a short Telephonic Interview.
3. On the basis of your performance in this Interview, you will be selected and provided an Offer Letter (NOTE: You should be ready to start working within 2 days of having received the Offer Letter).
4. Post selection, you will be trained appropriately by the Project Manager. The rest of the details (Targets, documents, and processes) will also be shared with you alongside.

Terms & Conditions:
The TripAdvisor Stickers that will be provided to you by the Project Manager is for your use during the project period only. Any leftover stickers remaining with you after completion of the project targets or in case you are dropping out from the project, need to be returned to the Project manager within 1 week of your exit from the project/ internship. Click to Read All the Important Terms & Conditions related to Live Projects & Internships on OysterConnect.com.

Type of Interaction

Part-Time Opportunity with Field Work & Flexible Work Hours. People will be expected to work min. 4 hrs/ day (6 days per week).

Extra Benefits

Certificates of Excellence & Monetary Incentives will be provided based on achievement of various Performance Parameters. Click Here to Learn More about all Rewards & Benefits @ OysterConnect.com.

Any Additional Information

This is a Part-Time/ Freelance Opportunity which will require you to do Field Work in your own locations/ cities. Selected people will be expected to work min. 4 hrs/ day, 6 days per week. The hours can be determined as per your own convenience. All interaction with the OysterConnect Project Manager will happen over Email/ Group Chat/ Phone. You will not be required to visit OysterConnect's or Meritnation's Offices at any time during the project.