GoToursHelsinki are hiring TOUR GUIDES! We are a brand-new tour agency, starting in Helsinki in March 2018 and we will need several guides to fulfil demand. Our company will provide tourists in Helsinki with quality tours, so that they ”See, Discover and Fall in love with Helsinki”. Our number one goal is to give customers the best experience possible – after all, we might be the only people they meet during their time here! We would ideally like to hire people who are working in the field of Design, Architecture or History.
If you are flexible with your working hours, enjoy /Design/Architecture/Finnish History, are comfortable speaking publicly with groups of people, and have very good spoken English, then you could be the person for us! Experience as a tour guide is not necessary, however experience with international people and public speaking can be advantageous. Would you like to be one of our newest tour guides? If so, we require the following prerequisites:
Availability to start working in April-May 2018.
Flexibility to work during the summer months
A background in Design, Architecture or History – either current or previous
Enthusiastic – you will be the face of Helsinki!
Hard working and motivated
No Finnish language is required but must be fluent and clearly spoken in English
Comfortable with speaking in public
Experience dealing with internationals in some way is an advantage
In return we offer the following:
On the job training, with guidance when you need it
Extensive freedoms in developing the tours that you want to run
Relaxed and friendly working atmosphere – we want our guides to enjoy what they do!
Self-development in the design and architecture field
A competitive salary with regular pay dates
Performance based bonuses
Diverse working environment – no two days will be the same
Opportunities for personal career development
If you think that starting a new career as a tour guide would be something that you would enjoy, then we would love to hear from you! Send us your CV with an up to date photo, and a covering letter saying why you think you could work for us, to: GoToursHelsinki@gmail.com and we can meet for an informal interview. Closing date for applications 9th March 2018.