Thursday, March 29, 2012

Ponoi River Company - Job Posting

Fresh Atlantic Salmon from the Ponoi

Friend of YGF, Matt Breuer of the Ponoi River Company is looking to fill a hostess/assistant manager for the Ryabaga camp for this upcoming season. He wanted to let the small section of the internets that follows YGF know about a very unique and interesting opportunity to work in the Kola Peninsula this year. Spread the word.

Here is the official job posting:
Internship / Seasonal Job Posting

Job Title: Ryabaga Camp Assistant Manageress/Hostess
Location: Kola Peninsula, Murmansk Region, Russian Federation
Salary Range: $1200 - $1800 per month, depending on qualifications
Gratuities: $350 - $500 per week average
Duration: June to mid - October

Job Summary:
For 22 years, Ponoi River Company and Ryabaga Camp have successfully operated the finest fly fishing camp in the world in terms of service, hospitality, and quality of fishing - attracting 80% of clients to return. The invaluable and interactive role of Camp Assistant Manageress/Hostess is crucial to the success of a quality experience for clients at Ryabaga Camp. Client service and satisfaction are of critical importance to ensure repeat business.

Serving as Camp Assistant Manageress /Hostess, your duties will include, but are not limited to:
  • Participating in hosting efforts to achieve maximum client satisfaction.
  • Analyzing staff activities and client feedback to provide input for strategic planning and camp management.
  • Functioning as a liaison between management, staff, camp, and clients.
  • Directly supervising staff including those involved in the operation of kitchen and camp infrastructure.
  • Prioritizing the client by extending all amenities to make each client’s trip as valuable as possible.
  • Delegating and monitoring workflow and directing the staff involved.
  • Maintaining the highest level of customer service and resolving conflict as required.
  • Engaging in communications with Murmansk, Helsinki, UK, and US offices when necessary and as required.

Analytical / Interpersonal Skills Needed:
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to interact with staff, clients, and suppliers in an effective, professional, and pleasant manner.
  • Ability to prioritize and manage simultaneously.
Key Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree; ideally in the area(s) of Outdoor Leadership, Outdoor Education, Recreation Management, Hotel Management, or Service Industry.
  • Strong knowledge of hotel, bar, and kitchen operations.
  • Knowledge of international travel and fly fishing.
  • Proficiency and experience with Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, data entry, etc.
  • First Aid and CPR certifications.
Valid US Passport with at least 4 clean pages, and a validity of at least six months past October 2012.
Drug screening.
HIV screening and medical testing (required by Russian Federation in order to be granted a work visa).

How to Apply: Please submit a current resume, cover letter, and list of references to:
Matthew Breuer
Ryabaga Camp Operations Manager
+1 (252) 414 - 0047


Zach said...

Pick me Breuer! Pick Me!

FireGirl_Jess said...

Applying tonight! Thanks for posting, Ivan!

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