Tour Guide & Tourism Experiences management

Art and Design, Languages and Philological Sciences
France
Nice
Period: 
23 Aug, 2020 to 21 Mar, 2021
Deadline: 
19 Jul, 2020

General information

Duration: 
7 months
Commitment: 
Full-time
Description: 

Riviera Bar Crawl & Tours is specializing in Fun Activities, Tours and Parties in Paris and the French Riviera. Created by local Friends in 2012 we decide to share our passions for this amazing region and travel. We provide an exciting way to experience the best of the Riviera, offering a great mix of exclusive tours, fun day trips and memorable parties.

 

Looking for an Internship in Nice? We are offering Tourism management internship in Nice & French Riviera

 

INTERNSHIP DESCRIPTION :

Riviera Bar Crawl & Tours is currently looking for talented fluent English speakers for six-month Tourism Management Internship. This internship will not only give the selected applicants the chance to lead exciting tours in Nice, Cannes and around Monaco but will also give them the opportunity to try their hand at group management and animation, marketing, public relations, sales, as well as developing their French language skills.

HOURS & DURATION

Applicants for these Tour Guide Internships must be willing to work for Riviera Bar Crawl & Tours for six months to 10 months

The standard working week of 37,5 hours will be Tuesday through to Saturday. Working hours vary for different activities, however, the general hours are from 10h00 to 17h00 (day tours and office work) and from 20:00 to 22:00 (night tour of paris) or 21h00 to 02h00 (night bar tour). Given the nature of the Tour Guide industry, applicants will be expected to demonstrate a reasonable degree of flexibility in the scheduling of their work.

 

 

Job Responsibilities

Day and Night Tours:

  • Describe points of interest around the city to the group and answer any questions. This requires learning a comprehensive history of each stop and the city area.
  • Providing directions and information related to lodging, food and other amenities and cities of French Riviera
  • Monitoring of the group's behaviour, especially when young children are present, and ensuring everyone remains in compliance with the safety rules
  • Distribution of promotional and informative materials
  • Administration of reservations
  • Putting your own spin on the tours and general scripts (provided by us) to ensure your tours are original
  • Maintaining a positive, friendly demeanour at all times
  • Leading tours day and night with enthusiasm and energy
  • Collaborating with the sales team for smooth handoff at the end of each tour
  • You will do tours 3 to 5 times a week

Bar Tours:

  • Administration of reservations and payments upon customers' arrival
  • Communication with your colleagues 
  • Providing entertainment and connecting people from different groups
  • Maintaining a positive, friendly demeanour at all times
  • Following all safety guidelines and ensuring that guests remain within designated areas
  • Recording and reporting any unusual incidents or violation of safety guidelines
  • You will have to do 2 to 3 bar tours a week

Office Work:

  • Working with management to develop new tour routes based on sites visitors have expressed interest in
  • Handling customer relations and post-purchase contact with the customers
  • Managing company's social media
  • Creating quality content and promotional content for the company's website
  • Communication  and cooperation with your colleagues toward a common goal

 

 

REQUIREMENTS

You must be:

- Fluent English language

- Flexible (although tour guides will have a standard working schedule, it will sometimes be necessary to adjust this in order to accommodate clients)

- Enthusiastic, friendly and outgoing with reasonable knowledge and interest in history and culture

- Willing to stand up and make presentations to strangers

- Able to speak clearly and concisely and be able to project your voice.

- Have a good memory in order to remember the facts of your tours

- Have strong interpersonal skills, sense of humour and ability to think on your feet

- You must own a laptop computer and be willing to use it for work

- You must be familiar with Microsoft Office

- You must be willing to work in Nice, Cannes and Monaco and to relocate from one to the other if required

Other advantages:

- Performance or Tour Guide experience 

- French, Spanish or other language skills

- Organisational skills, phone manner, and Microsoft Office skills

- Familiarity with social media (like Instagram, Facebook and Youtube)

- Marketing experience

 

BENEFITS

- 500€ per month fixed

- 15% of Tips from Free Walking tours

- 100% of Tips from Paid Walking tours

- Commissions 5€ for each 5 stars Review with your name on Trip Advisor or Google

- During peak seasons, our guides have made in excess from 100€ to 500€ in one month from tips and commissions on top of their standard salary. 

- Develop your French Language Skills

- Some free drinks and shots during bar tours and some free ice cream during the Nice walking tour

- Meet interesting and influential guests from all over the world

- Polish your public speaking skills by telling engaging stories to people of all ages

 

While dedication to your job is an awesome quality to have, answer this question: What are you passionate about? There’s a big difference between being someone who works to live and someone who lives to work. Choose a Job You Love, and You Will Never Have To Work a Day in Your Life #Confucius

 

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HOW TO APPLY

Please send the following materials to [email protected] under the subject heading “Guided tour Internship”: 
 

- Your up-to-date English CV highlighting any relevant work experience and qualifications

- Your Cover letter

- Your professional electronic passport sized photo.

 

We invite you to send us a short video 3 minutes maximum introducing yourself, why you would like to join our team, why you think you’d be perfect for this job…

In this video be creative, follow your intuition and show us who you are. You can send us your video on whatsapp at this number +33649244407

Visit www.rivierabarcrawltours.com

Keywords

Tourism  Tour Guide  Assistant Manager  
Requirements
Languages: 
English: Proficient User C1
Level of Studies: 
Bachelor