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Job Title Activities Manager
Closing Date 17-Jan-2018
Employment Type Fixed term
Description

Love running the tourism side of a business and want to have the responsibility for being in charge and coordinating guest and employee experiences and programs?

Looking to take a new perspective in your career and have a challenging and rewarding role within the wilderness of Australia’s most beautiful outback sceneries in the Kimberly?

Join as an Activities Manager for the Activity and Logistics department for Delaware North’s El Questro resorts today!


A fantastic opportunity is now available at El Questro resorts for an experienced and enthusiastic applicant for the role of Activities Manager to join our Activity and Logistics department. Experience the Kimberley in one of Australia’s most unique and untouched locations. Just over an hour’s drive west of Kununurra, WA, this property has something for everyone.

From first class Barramundi fishing, to remote waterfalls, thermal springs and endless gorges, this resort will exceed all expectations for any adventurer, 4WD enthusiast or someone simply seeking new challenges and new experiences. With the Cockburn Ranges as a backdrop, El Questro offers an energetic and social working environment whilst providing the opportunity to explore our amazing backyard and experience the exceptional.

From April to October, El Questro offers three unique resorts, being; Emma Gorge, The Station Township and The Homestead. At these we offer a wide range of Accommodation, Tours and Restaurants catering for all walks of life.


As a true activities specialist, you will partner with the General Manager and the Operations team to create special guest and team experiences.  Leveraging your knowledge and skills, you will oversee and coordinate all the resorts’ operations, activities and movements throughout the year. You will be in charge of all activities to make sure that all the resorts’ services are operating smoothly and effectively.


Your role responsibilities will include;

  • Organisation of all the resorts activities to make sure that all programs are running smoothly.
  • Coordinating remote logistics between 3 properties.
  • Building and maintaining positive relationships with external tour operators, local business, marketing avenues, government bodies, staff and primarily guests.
  • Design and implementation of tailored programs across 3 very different and unique resorts to further enhance the experience for guests during their say at one of Australia’s iconic destinations.
  • Promoting of our increased activity offerings in line with Delaware North’s marketing strategy.
  • Analyse current activity offerings, identify improvements and develop future opportunities.

For this role, you will have;

  • Unbelievable organising and coordinating skills from your well-developed experience.
  • A love for multiple daily challenges that will keep you ‘on your toes’
  • A passion for operating within a team in a fast paced operations environment.
  • To lead by example for your surrounding team
  • A calm and cool as ice attitude especially when the pressure is on
  • An admiration for living in a remote wilderness paradise and have a love for the great outdoors!
  • An enjoyment in socialising and having a laugh with your colleagues out of recognised work hours

Qualifications;

  • First Aid Certificate.
  • Unrestricted/Open Driver’s License
  • F Endorsement.
  • MR License desirable.
  • Operations Management qualifications are desirable but not essential as proven experience will be vital.

 

This is a remote role, where you will be living and working at El Questro resorts for the duration of the season. As such, please consider the reality of living in a remote location for an extended period of time.  Delaware North offers competitive remuneration and remote living benefits. We also offer career development and learning opportunities including structured training programs and on the job experience and mentoring.

To learn more about Delaware North Companies & El Questro resorts, visit our website: www.delawarenorth.com.au & www.elquestro.com.au

Employment may be subject to a satisfactory National Criminal Record Check.

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