Camp Manager – 5-Star Luxury Lodge

  • Permanent
  • Ref #412473SMI
  • Posted 4 weeks ago
  • Kwazulu Natal, South Africa, Africa
  • General Management, Hospitality
Employer Description

A premium 5-star lodge situated within a private game reserve in Northern KwaZulu-Natal.

Job Description

Our client is in search of an energetic Camp Manager. The ideal candidate should find joy in working with children and possess a creative approach to planning enjoyable activities for them. This represents an excellent opportunity to establish a presence within a well-known Hospitality Group.

You will be responsible for:

  • Preparing welcome and departure notes for guests
  • Checking guests in during the day and manage dietaries, children, or any other special requests
  • Implement and follow the BOPs
  • Host guests during the day – meet them back from drive and assist with any request they have
  • Ensure that all products that come into contact with the guest are consistently of the correct standard
  • Check set ups for breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Make sure the main area is always tidy and styled to the BOPs
  • Host guests at meal times and check smooth running of service from the kitchen and waiters
  • Work closely with waiters and HODs to maintain a high service standard
  • Assist in any other departments as and when required
  • Host children’s activities at the lodge
  • Provide superior service and quality to guests


Hospitality Management Diploma or equivalent


The successful candidate must have:

  • Experience in the service industry especially in dealing with guests and staff
  • Previous camp manger/ safari host experience an advantage
  • Previous experience in working with kids an advantage
  • Please note this a junior role – ideally candidate must have some experience of hosting guests
  • Must want to be living in the bush
  • Valid unendorsed SA driver’s license essential

Salary / Package

R10 000 per month


  • Accommodation: Room with your own bathroom. Food at canteen included.