Resident Naturalist (Contract)

Connecting with nature is your life. You love the flora and fauna. Under the responsibility of the Cluster and Experience,  and Activities Manager you contribute to their perfect reliability and integration. You are not only interested in the present, but also in the future and you are actively involved in new projects.

What is in it for you:

Employee benefit card offering discounted rates in Accor worldwide
Learning programs through our Academies and the opportunity to earn qualifications while you work
Opportunity to develop your talent and grow within your property and across the world!
Ability to make a difference in the local community through our Corporate Social Responsibility activities, like Planet 21
What you will be doing:

Reporting to the Cluster and Experince Activities Manager, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:

Greet Guests upon arrival with a warm and sincere welcome
Take guests on nature walks
Give quality lectures on Maasai Cultural talks and wildlife talks
Assist guests and answer inquiries regarding hotel facilities in an informative and helpful way
Take guests on bird walks
Take guests on game drives
Answer guests queries on flora and Fauna
Other duties as assigned

Your experience and skills include:

Ability to work all shifts including weekends and holidays
Previous experince in driver/guiding and wildlife lectures in a Luxury setting an asset
Proficiency in English required, bilingual is an asset
Excellent written/verbal communication.
Strong guest service orientation, utilizing empathy and creative thinking
Ability to work under pressure
Thrives in a fast-paced environment
Frequent walking and standing during shift
You not only bring your abilities, but also your character
Flexibility, team spirit and reliability are a matter of course for you


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About Fairmont Hotels & Resorts

The Fairmont Norfolk is a historic hotel in Nairobi, Kenya and is owned by the luxury hotel chain, Fairmont Hotels and Resorts. The hotel has 170 rooms, 4 restaurants, and consists of 5 main blocks, each ranging from 1 to 2 stories high. The hotel has a signature Tudor style of architecture that has been maintained since its original construction.