Beautiful Lodge set amongst an Acacia Forest just 5 minutes’ drive from Lake Manyara and 2 hours’ drive from Arusha on the edge of the Great Rift Valley are looking for a very special Lodge Manager.
Someone who is capable of:
Handling all guest related activities
Manage the day to day logistics of a busy lodge
Prepared to do field work with live animals and be conversant with Butterfly’s and birdlife.
Our client is looking for someone a bit out of the ordinary who will cast their own special magic to ensure the lodge retains its casual, friendly and uniquely Tanzanian flavour. The lodge lives in total harmony with the local people from where they source their staff, purchase their produce and who hand make much of their furniture.
The position includes
Live-in accommodation, including meals
A 2-Year contract – extendable if mutually agreed to.
1 day off/week or 4 days/month.
Previous Lodge Management experience, and probably in East Africa
The successful candidate will probably be a female (but that’s not cast in stone). It could possibly even be a couple.
Have some formal hospitality qualification.
Have an affinity for and knowledge of animals - especially the smaller creatures, butterfly’s and birds
Be an all-rounder and a jack-of-all-trades.
Have an infectious personality, a love of life, a cheerful outlook and a positive attitude.
What we need from you:
Your CV (in MS Word form preferably).
A motivation letter from you
A recent photo of yourself
Written references if you have as well as names and contact details of referees for your most recent positions.
We will respond within 48 hours to all serious applicants. If you do not get a response, please consider your application as unsuccessful.
· Salary: US$1000 to 1500
· Location: Tanzania
· Date Posted: 04 Sep 2017
· Employer type: Game Farm & Lodge