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Mananga Camp Attendant

Gonarezhou Conservation Trust’s Mananga Camps were purposefully designed in Gonarezhou
National Park as a celebration of local culture and creating a link between Gonarezhou National Park’s
Tourism, local culture, and our communities. The Mananga Camp Attendant position is a part of the
Tourism operations team in the Gonarezhou National Park and is responsible for the day-to-day
operations of a Mananga Camp in the Park. This is an important guest interface function that involves
attending to client needs, servicing rooms as well as conducting basic ongoing maintenance. This is an
opportunity which will allow empowerment of ladies which are from the local community, as they will
be involved in showcasing their prowess in the building and maintenance of Mananga Camps
according to local Xangani/Tsonga Culture.

DUTIES AND AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING:
• Maintaining administrative records and files at the camp.
• Assisting guests with check-in, check-out, and addressing any concerns or questions they may
have.
• Ensuring smooth camp operations by coordinating with other staff members and
departments.
• Handling guest relations and providing excellent customer service to enhance the guest
experience.
• Overseeing camp maintenance tasks and ensuring that facilities are clean, safe, and well
maintained.
• Performing other duties as needed to support the overall functioning of the camp and meet
the needs of guests and staff.

QUALIFICATIONS, EXPERIENCE AND SKILL
• Proven experience in working in a camp.
• Knowledge of traditional building techniques.
• Strong working ability to communicate clearly and effectively in English (both written and oral).
• Presentability and diligence.
• A proven interest in tourism and conservation.
• Self-motivated and willingness to learn.

Interested candidates should submit a signed cover letter (in English) to the Recruitment Office,
stating their name, contact number, where they come from, describe any relevant experience, why
they would value this opportunity and how it will impact their lives, scanned copies of academic &
professional certificates (if any) together with detailed CV. Applications can be made on email on
recruitment@gonarezhou.org , Hardcopy applications can be submitted at Malilangwe Bravo 1,
Gonarezhou Bravo 4, Bravo 7, Bravo 8, Bravo 11 or any office station in Gonarezhou.
Applicants must indicate job applied for i.e. MANANGA CAMP ATTENDANT and include the code
GCT24MCA in email subject.

Deadline for applications is on or before Wednesday 5th June 2024
Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Preference will be given to people living in and around Gonarezhou National Park.
Shortlisted candidates should be prepared to be available for interviews and a preliminary selection
course.

Consultancy Services
Tenders

Prequalification call for Construction Works in Gonarezhou National Park

The Gonarezhou Conservation Trust invites registered construction companies to participate in the Gonarezhou National Park Infrastructure Support Program tender process. This program is funded by the German government (BMZ) through the KfW Development Bank and is implemented by the SADC TFCA Financing Facility.

The procedure to be used shall be a 2-stage tender process with a pre-qualification phase and a technical phase.

Strictly fully registered construction companies authorized to operate in Zimbabwe, are encouraged to apply.

The list of construction works to be implemented is as follows:

 

Lot 1:

  1. Construction of the Chipinda Visitor and Interpretive Centre
  2. Construction of the Gonarezhou National Park Reception Gate building and works.

 

Lot 2:

  1. Construction of the Chilojo Cliffs Day Visitor Site
  2. Construction of the Gulugi Game Viewing Hide

All interested participants can down the full tender package here.

Deadline for receipt of applications: 28 May 2024 at 14.30 Hours CAT.

Clarification Question 1 & 2

Tourism Opportunities

Registered Tour Operators

From time to time opportunities become available for new tour operators in Gonarezhou National Park. We do not accept unsolicited applications but advertise for new opportunities when these openings arise.

Currently there are no invitations for new operators in Gonarezhou National Park.

Concessions

Currently there are no new opportunities for private tourism concessions in Gonarezhou National Park.