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Recruitment Officer

Vacancy for Lodge Manager Couple

Mbali Mbali Lodges and Camps is seeking an experienced Management Couple for a beautiful luxury camp.

In an increasingly industrialized world, Mbali Mbali forges an escape to Africa’s ultimate natural treasure: Tanzania. Home to the Serengeti, Mount Kilimanjaro, and Lake Tanganyika, this East African country presents a wilderness unparalleled. Mbali Mbali aims to create unique experiences across the best ecological territories of Tanzania.

Key Responsibilities / Accountabilities:

  • Daily running and operations
  • Organize the logistics and stock management
  • Entertain and brief guests, with focus on exceptional, individual service to clients
  • Complete reports as needed for head office
  • Manage HR issues of camp such as payroll, vacation planning, staff training
  • Supervise housekeeping staff
  • Supervise all food and beverage procedures/systems
  • Relief management at other properties

Skills Required:

  • Must have lodge management experience (5+ years in a managerial position). Proven leadership qualities as well as team players with the ability to interface with a variety of departments and people
  • History of effective cost management skills, including report creation
  • Strong administrative and computer skills, particularly using Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Experience in managing and motivating teams, and training staff to deliver upscale customer service
  • Organized, methodical, accurate and analytical with good time management skills, and the ability to multi-task
  • Detail oriented with the ability to perform well under pressure
  • Mechanical knowledge of cars and generators and good maintenance skills will be an advantage

Personal Attributes:

  • Solution oriented
  • Enjoy challenging situations
  • Sensitive to client needs and able to communicate well with guests from different backgrounds
  • Well presented and professional demeanour
  • Comfortable interacting with high-end guests
  • Hands-on, hard worker, and be able to deal with change
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to pay attention to detail without losing sight of the big picture
  • Resourceful in handling a variety of situations
  • Interested in nature and conservation

What we offer:

  • Fair salary based on experience and skill
  • All on duty meals and accommodation
  • A six month probation period will apply to all applicants
  • 2 year working permit

If you are a strong and experienced management team looking for a new challenge, this fabulous opportunity awaits! Apply now.