Workshop Coordinator(s)

Workshop Coordinator(s)

UNWTO Academy is looking for COORDINATORS for a TWO 3-day UNWTO Academy ONLINE Workshops in the Russian Federation on (1) Digital Events and (2) Destination Marketing, to be held in November  2020 with the following competencies:

  • be able to work and speak fluently in English
  • have experience on teaching and training
  • have a good knowledge of UNWTO's work and programmes
  • preferably have already been a course coordinator with UNWTO Academy
  • preferably know the tourism reality of the region
  • have very good internet connection and computer for online work
  • proven experience in using Zoom platform
  • proven experience in Online education
  • have abilities and skills to:
    • set objectives, which are achievable and measurable
    • work with a team online and onsite, and independently
    • manage time effectively/using action planning skills
    • prioritise tasks effectively
    • organise and motivate others
    • take the initiative
    • complete work to a deadline
    • help others to define problems
    • find quickly and easily solutions
    • be flexible - prepared to adapt goals in the light of changing situations
    • write reports and other documents
    • be sensitive to other people’s values and feelings
    • make effective use of dress, conduct, speech
    • make a speech in front of an audience (thinking up an interesting way to put across your message, structuring your presentation, using audio-visual aids effectively, successfully building a rapport with your audience.)
    • persevere when things are not working out
    • take a positive attitude to frustration/failure
    • identify the steps needed to achieve goals
    • accurately hear what is said
    • able to clarify and summarise what has been communicated
    • have telephone skills (think through in advance what you want to say and keep business calls to the point.)
    • accept responsibility for mistakes/wrong decisions
    • find where the required information is available

The course coordinator of the above-mentioned course is expected to provide the following services, with the support and under the supervision of UNWTO Academy:

  • plan, coordinate, supervise and support the facilitator’s work before, during and after the course
  • coordinate with the hosting Organisation of the course
  • write a final report of the course

If you wish to apply, please fill out this coordinator’s application form before 11th October 2020.

If you have any queries, do not hesitate to write to .

All candidacies will be considered and evaluated, but only short-listed candidates will be contacted.