JEDDAH —Almosafer, the leading travel brand in Saudi Arabia, confirmed it will open 25 new retail branches by the end of this year as part of its commitment to revolutionize the travel booking experience in the Kingdom. With its new omni-channel approach, Almosafer is taking its digital knowledge into interactive physical spaces and adding the human element to give customers the choice and freedom to book their travel exactly in the manner they want.

To equip its retail team with the expertise they need to help Saudi’s with their travel plans, Almosafer has created a specialized recruitment process focused on attracting Saudi’s multi-talented youth and shaping a new generation of male and female travel advisors. Almosafer Academy will develop and certify travel advisors through an intensive 10-week recruitment training programme which will equip the workforce with the skills they need to become the new generation of specialized Travel Advisors in the Kingdom capable of curating seamless travel experiences.

Covering skills ranging from sales and customer experience to operations and leadership, the future travel advisors will be exposed to a wealth of knowledge, insights, guidance and many networking opportunities with special guests and travel experts to propel them to the next step in their career. Almosafer has already received over 10,000 applications from Saudi’s for one of the coveted roles and training will commence in September 2019.