CAREERS

Short's Travel has career opportunities at our Waterloo, IA headquarters, Overland Park, KS office, on-site locations, and opportunities to work from home. 

OPEN POSITIONS

Compliance Manager

Short’s Travel Management is seeking a dynamic and qualified candidate to fill the position of Compliance Manager. This position will be based in the Waterloo, IA office. A qualified candidate is required to have a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration or a related field and/or 7+ years of related experience.

The Compliance Manager will be responsible for designing and developing programs, policies, and practices to ensure that the organization complies with federal, state, and industry regulatory requirements.  This position manages the monitoring of business activities for compliance with applicable rules and regulations.  Expert knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures is required. Must have broad knowledge of the technical infrastructure and architecture of computer systems, as well as experience with a variety of platforms, such as operating systems, networks, and databases. Knowledge of corporate travel industry is a plus. Requires strong communication skills, both verbal and written, competent organizational skills, and effective interpersonal skills.


Accountant

Short’s Travel Management is seeking an ambitious, goal-oriented Accountant to join our Finance Team.  A qualified candidate will possess an Associate’s degree or higher in Accounting plus a minimum of 1 year of experience in accounting/bookkeeping OR an equivalent combination of education and experience.  This position will be based in our Waterloo, IA office. 

The Accountant will be responsible for invoicing, state filings, and general office management as it relates to the Waterloo building and grounds for Short’s Travel Management Inc.       


On-Site Sport Travel Consultant

Short's Travel Management is seeking a dynamic and qualified candidate to fill the position of On-Site Sports Travel Consultant for the Georgia Tech Athletic Association in Atlanta, GA.  A minimum of 5 years of travel agent experience is required; group and/or sports travel experience is essential.  VIP experience will be a plus; Apollo experience preferred.

This position responds to customer travel requests for reservations (airline, hotel, rental car, or other modes of transportation) in an efficient, courteous and timely manner.  An individual in this position manages all functions relating to the booking, administrative and accounting tasks necessary to process electronic or other travel documents as it relates to customer request and industry requirements.  The candidate placed in this position will have the ability to function autonomously and in a team environment.


Meetings Assistant/Concierge

Short’s Travel Management is seeking a qualified candidate to fill the position of Meetings Assistant/Concierge in Indianapolis, IN. This position will be responsible for supporting the Director of Events with conference center and NCAA Convention functions. A minimum of 1 - 3 years of experience in a similar position or Bachelor’s degree/educational equivalent is required.

The candidate selected for this position will manage logistics and details relating to the booking and ongoing support of meetings, committees, programs or other client functions to ensure the execution of all conditions related to the event. This position will have the ability to function autonomously, as an individual contributor, and in a coordinated team environment. Normal hours will be 7am – 4pm, Monday through Friday (40 hour week).  Flexibility to work earlier, later or on weekends based on events schedule will be required.


 

HERE ARE A FEW REASONS WHY YOU WANT TO WORK FOR US:

CREATE & INNOVATE: At Short's, we've earned the title as "Most Innovative Travel Management Company" due to our forward thinkers. Every day our employees think outside of the box in creating new products to help solve today's travel challenges for tomorrow's travelers. 

MOVEMENT AROUND THE COMPANY: We encourage movement in new roles to expand our staff's knowledge and develop new skills. This keeps everyone inspired and invigorated. Plus the flexibility in hours and roles can keep up with your life events. ADDED BONUS: With multiple on-site offices throughout the country, this could mean mountains or beaches are included in the move. 

AIRLINE TICKETS: Each employee gets two domestic tickets a year to use as they please, as long as you take your boss along. Just kidding. Take WHOever you'd like, and go WHEREVER you'd like, on us. 

WORK HARD, PLAY HARDER: Whether on the fly or annual events, Short's offers many opportunities to take a break from the everyday grind. These cookouts, baseball games, ice cream socials, and happy hours are well attended by Short's employees. After all, it's free entertainment - who could say no?